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

54°F

12°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.8 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
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 56. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • 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 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 81 °F

  • 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 66. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind around 10 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. South wind around 5 mph.
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 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch 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 66. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Shady Nook ME
 43.58°N 70.95°W (Elev. 600 ft)
3:32 am EDT Aug 21, 2019
3am EDT Aug 21, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2019
 
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