Severe Thunderstorm and Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Today; Strong Storm in Western Alaska

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms today with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible today due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sanford, Sanford Regional Airport (KSFM)

Lat: 43.4°NLon: 70.72°WElev: 243ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed NW 16 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.8 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 3:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Union Falls ME

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 33. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 58. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 33. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 58. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Calm wind.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Friday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Union Falls ME
 43.51°N 70.58°W (Elev. 151 ft)
3:06 pm EDT Apr 16, 2024
4pm EDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm EDT Apr 23, 2024
 
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