Significant Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains; Severe Storms Across the Midwest

A strong system has triggered a significant winter storm across the west. Heavy snow, rain and gusty winds will be possible through Tuesday. In the southwest, dry conditions and gusty winds have led to critical fire weather concerns today. By tomorrow, a strong cold front will increase the potential for severe weather across the Midwest. Damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Augusta, Augusta State Airport (KAUG)

Lat: 44.32°NLon: 69.8°WElev: 351ft.

Fair

37°F

3°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 26 Feb 11:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Augusta State Airport ME

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog between 4am and 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 8am, then patchy fog after 4pm.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 44. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    High: 44 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers, mainly after 2am.  Patchy fog before 8pm, then patchy fog after 4am. Low around 40. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers.  Patchy fog between 9am and 10am. High near 52. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain showers before 5am, then rain and snow showers likely.  Low around 27. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Windy.
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers likely before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Breezy. Snow
    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 37.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog between 4am and 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 8am, then patchy fog after 4pm. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 44. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers, mainly after 2am. Patchy fog before 8pm, then patchy fog after 4am. Low around 40. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Showers. Patchy fog between 9am and 10am. High near 52. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday Night
Rain showers before 5am, then rain and snow showers likely. Low around 27. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Thursday
Snow showers likely before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Breezy.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Augusta State Airport ME
 44.32°N 69.79°W (Elev. 351 ft)
11:05 am EST Feb 26, 2024
12pm EST Feb 26, 2024-6pm EST Mar 3, 2024
 
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