Winter Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather from the South into the East

Another winter storm will shift across the Great Lakes into New England today through Thursday. Ice and snow will change to some rain today along the Appalachian corridor before ending as some snow Thursday. Strong winds will cause a ground blizzard in the Northern Plains. Heavy rain and thunderstorms will bring a threat for flooding from the northern Gulf Coast into southern New England. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sanford, Sanford Regional Airport (KSFM)

Lat: 43.4°NLon: 70.72°WElev: 243ft.

Light Rain

35°F

2°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Jan 3:56 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Shady Nook ME

Winter Weather Advisory until January 24, 12:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
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    Winter Weather Advisory until January 24, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Thu

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of freezing rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Freezing Rain

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely before 8pm, then freezing rain likely between 8pm and 9pm, then rain after 9pm.  Areas of dense fog after midnight. Temperature falling to near 32 by 8pm, then rising to around 42 during the remainder of the night. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Rain and
    Areas Dense
    Fog

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, mainly before 5pm.  Areas of fog. High near 49. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before 7pm.  Areas of fog before 10pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 19. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Rain
    and Areas Fog
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of freezing rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Rain likely before 8pm, then freezing rain likely between 8pm and 9pm, then rain after 9pm. Areas of dense fog after midnight. Temperature falling to near 32 by 8pm, then rising to around 42 during the remainder of the night. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Thursday
Rain, mainly before 5pm. Areas of fog. High near 49. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before 7pm. Areas of fog before 10pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 19. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Shady Nook ME
 43.58°N 70.95°W (Elev. 600 ft)
5:13 pm EST Jan 23, 2019
5pm EST Jan 23, 2019-6pm EST Jan 30, 2019
 
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