Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are in the forecast for the Northeast into the northern Mid-Atlantic for damaging winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sanford, Sanford Regional Airport (KSFM)

Lat: 43.4°NLon: 70.72°WElev: 243ft.

Fair

12°C

54°F

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1016.8 mb (30.02 in)
Dewpoint 12°C (53°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 21 Aug 2:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Shady Nook ME

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain.  High near 27. South wind 5 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 1am. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain.  Areas of fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 19 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind around 15 km/h.

    Areas Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 23.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. High near 27. South wind 5 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 1am. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Areas of fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Thursday
Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind around 15 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Shady Nook ME
 43.58°N 70.95°W (Elev. 183 m)
3:11 am EDT Aug 21, 2019
3am EDT Aug 21, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2019
 
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