Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats From the Lower Mississippi Valley Into the Mid-Atlantic; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy rainfall will continue through midweek from the lower Mississippi Valley to the Mid-Atlantic. Elevated to critical fire weather threat continues across the Central Great Basin and the Central Rockies; and there is an elevated fire risk from southwestern Oregon to northern California. Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sanford, Sanford Regional Airport (KSFM)

Lat: 43.4°NLon: 70.72°WElev: 243ft.

Fair

9°C

48°F

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed NE 24 G 31 km/h
Barometer 1032.2 mb (30.47 in)
Dewpoint 6°C (43°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill6°C (42°F)
Last update 24 Sep 4:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Shady Nook ME

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 12. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain, mainly after 9am. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 16. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 16 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 15. Southeast wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 15 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 23. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 23 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers likely between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 12 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 18.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 17.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 12. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Rain, mainly after 9am. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 16. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 15. Southeast wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 23. South wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers likely between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 18.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Shady Nook ME
 43.58°N 70.95°W (Elev. 183 m)
5:25 am EDT Sep 24, 2018
5am EDT Sep 24, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 30, 2018
 
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