Winter Storm in the West; Severe Weather Across the Midwest

A strong winter storm will continue to progress across the Great Basin and Rockies bringing heavy mountain snow, high winds, and near blizzard conditions that will cause dangerous travel conditions. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are possible late Tuesday through the night from parts of the mid-Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley and southern Lower Michigan. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Caribou, Caribou Municipal Airport (KCAR)

Lat: 46.87°NLon: 68.01°WElev: 627ft.

Fair

16°F

-9°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.08 in (1019.9 mb)
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Feb 4:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

New Sweden ME

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 41. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, mainly after 4am.  Patchy fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain.  High near 49. Windy, with a south wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Windy

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain before 3am, then rain and snow.  Areas of blowing snow after 5am. Low around 13. Windy, with a south wind 23 to 30 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Rain and
    Windy then
    Rain/Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers, mainly before 10am.  Areas of blowing snow before 8am. High near 17. Breezy, with a west wind 22 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 17 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 1 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. West wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 41. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Tonight
Rain likely, mainly after 4am. Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain. High near 49. Windy, with a south wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain before 3am, then rain and snow. Areas of blowing snow after 5am. Low around 13. Windy, with a south wind 23 to 30 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow showers, mainly before 10am. Areas of blowing snow before 8am. High near 17. Breezy, with a west wind 22 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. West wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
New Sweden ME
 46.94°N 68.13°W (Elev. 699 ft)
3:14 am EST Feb 27, 2024
5am EST Feb 27, 2024-6pm EST Mar 4, 2024
 
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