Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Augusta, Augusta State Airport (KAUG)

Lat: 44.32°NLon: 69.8°WElev: 351ft.

Fair

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.44 in (1031.1 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Mar 3:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Augusta State Airport ME

  • Today

    Today: Rain likely, mainly after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 42. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly before 3am.  Patchy fog. Low around 37. South wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog
    then Rain
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain before 7am, then a slight chance of showers between 7am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely, mainly after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 42. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain, mainly before 3am. Patchy fog. Low around 37. South wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of rain before 7am, then a slight chance of showers between 7am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Augusta State Airport ME
 44.32°N 69.79°W (Elev. 351 ft)
1:22 am EST Mar 2, 2024
4am EST Mar 2, 2024-6pm EST Mar 8, 2024
 
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