Powerful Storm for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Plains; Lake Effect Snow across New York State

Powerful storm will impact most of the West for the remainder of this week and into the first weekend for the month of March. Heavy precipitation, strong winds and blizzard conditions for the mountains are expected. Downwind of Lake Ontario, heavy lake effect snow will affect Upstate New York through today. For the Plains, dry and breezy conditions will raise critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Augusta, Augusta State Airport (KAUG)

Lat: 44.32°NLon: 69.8°WElev: 351ft.

Overcast and Breezy

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed W 21 G 36 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.8 mb)
Dewpoint 0°F (-18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill9°F (-13°C)
Last update 29 Feb 12:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Augusta State Airport ME

Wind Advisory until February 29, 03:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until February 29, 03:00pm

    NOW until
    3:00pm Thu

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -3. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 35. Wind chill values as low as -1. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -3. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 35. Wind chill values as low as -1. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Rain likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Cloudy, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Augusta State Airport ME
 44.32°N 69.79°W (Elev. 351 ft)
12:48 pm EST Feb 29, 2024
1pm EST Feb 29, 2024-6pm EST Mar 6, 2024
 
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