Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, an enhanced risk of organized severe thunderstorms is possible from Iowa to Illinois and Indiana. Read More >

Current conditions at

Portland, Portland International Jetport (KPWM)

Lat: 43.64°NLon: 70.3°WElev: 72ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 20 Aug 9:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Cumberland ME

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 77. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Increasing clouds, with a high near 77. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
West Cumberland ME
 43.82°N 70.32°W (Elev. 299 ft)
7:20 am EDT Aug 20, 2019
10am EDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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