Critical Fire Weather Concerns in the Plains; Powerful Storm in the West; Heavy Lake-Effect Snow Downwind of the Great Lakes

Very warm, dry air combined with winds gusting as high as 30 mph will support critical fire weather concerns across the central Plains through this afternoon. In the west, blizzard conditions in the mountains and heavy coastal rain will prevail through the weekend. Hazardous travel is anticipated. Lake-effect snow will develop over the upper parts of Michigan and southeast Lake Ontario today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bar Harbor, Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport (KBHB)

Lat: 44.45°NLon: 68.37°WElev: 82ft.

Overcast

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed NW 10 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 3°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 29 Feb 5:56 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Southwest Harbor ME

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -5. Breezy, with a northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -5. Breezy, with a northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 46. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Southwest Harbor ME
 44.27°N 68.34°W (Elev. 49 ft)
4:09 pm EST Feb 29, 2024
6pm EST Feb 29, 2024-6pm EST Mar 7, 2024
 
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