Monsoonal Moisture Remains Across the Southwest; Heat Endures for the South and West Coast

Heat concerns remain across portions of the South and West Coast where a few new daily record highs are forecast. Monsoonal moisture transport continues across areas of the Southwest into early next week and may generate flash flooding, especially near recent burn scars. Further east, showers and thunderstorms are expected along and ahead of a cold front from the Plains to the Appalachians. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sanford, Sanford Regional Airport (KSFM)

Lat: 43.4°NLon: 70.72°WElev: 243ft.

A Few Clouds

21°C

69°F

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1019.9 mb (30.12 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 26 Jun 6:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sanford ME

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Light and variable wind becoming south 15 to 20 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.

    Hot

    High: 32 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 19. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely between 3pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 24. Southwest wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 24 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 14. Southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Northwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 12.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 27.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 28.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Light and variable wind becoming south 15 to 20 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely between 3pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 24. Southwest wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 14. Southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Northwest wind around 10 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Sanford ME
 43.45°N 70.77°W (Elev. 91 m)
6:29 am EDT Jun 26, 2022
7am EDT Jun 26, 2022-6pm EDT Jul 2, 2022
 
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