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Cold & Windy Sunday, Sunny Monday but Still Cold

Jessica Conley

Updated 11 months ago

 

There is a WIND ADVISORY in effect until 9am Monday.

 

Overnight lows tonight will be cold again, dropping into the single digits and low teens. Monday a high pressure ridge will keep the sky mostly sunny but highs will stay cold, still about ten degrees below normal. Winds will calm down as well. On Tuesday, one low pressure system will move to the north of the area and could bring some mountain snow showers. Besides that we’ll see partly cloudy skies. Highs will be much more seasonable, in the upper 30s and low 40s.

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Blustery, with Falling Temps this Weekend

Chris Ewing

Updated 11 months ago

From the WABI-TV5 & CW Forecast Center:

A brisk northwest breeze will develop behind a cold front that moves offshore early Saturday and colder air will begin to push back into the Pine Tree State. Temps Saturday morning will likely range throughout the 30s but then begin to fall back into the 20s later in the afternoon as the colder air continues to spill into our region. An arctic front will cross the Northeast later Saturday night and Sunday morning. The front along with a disturbance aloft may kick off a few scattered snow showers and snow squalls here as they cross the region and then the coldest air of the fall season so far will invade New England Sunday and Monday on a brisk northwest breeze.

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Clouds & Seasonable Today, Turning Colder This Weekend

Todd Simcox

Updated 11 months ago

From the TV 5 Forecast Center:

 

Low pressure approaching from the west will bring us clouds for today. It’ll be a decent day overall but skies will be mostly cloudy. We could see a snow or rain shower during the day especially over southern and western areas otherwise most of the day should stay dry with a better chance for some rain and/or snow showers coming tonight as a cold front sweeps across the state. Temperatures will be a bit cooler than yesterday due to more cloudiness today but still seasonable with highs in the upper 30s to mid-40s this afternoon. Precipitation will be steadiest over the northern parts of the state tonight and should fall as mainly snow so accumulations of a dusting to an inch or two are possible mainly from Greenville and Millinocket northward.

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Mostly Cloudy Friday, Breezy & Turning Colder Over the Weekend

Chris Ewing

Updated 11 months ago

From the WABI-TV5 & CW Forecast Center:

 

A storm currently moving through the Upper Midwest will slide northeast through Ontario and into Quebec later tomorrow afternoon and night. As the storm passes to our north its trailing cold front will swing through New England Friday night and produce a round of scattered rain and snow showers here. From the Bangor region on southward the bulk if not all of the light precipitation tomorrow night will fall in the form of rain showers, while from the Greenville and Millinocket regions on north most of the precipitation will fall as snow. Northern parts of Maine might pick up a coating to 2” of snow by Saturday morning.

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Milder & Not as Windy Today, More Clouds Friday

Todd Simcox

Updated 11 months ago

From the TV 5 Forecast Center:

 

High pressure will continue to dominate our forecast today giving us another sunny day. We will see some high cloudiness from time to time as our next storm approaches from the west but overall sunshine is expected to prevail. The area of high pressure will slide to our south though causing our winds to shift from the chilly northwest direction we had yesterday and on Tuesday, to a milder west/southwest direction which will bring us some more seasonable temps. Temperatures will top off in the 40s for highs this afternoon. Skies will be partly cloudy tonight and we’ll see a wide range in temperatures from the teens over northern and eastern areas to the 20s elsewhere.

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Clear & Cold Tonight, Fair & Slowly Warming Thursday

Chris Ewing

Updated 11 months ago

From the WABI-TV5 & CW Forecast Center:

 

The ridge of high pressure that brought the bright, blustery and chilly weather to Maine today will slide east from the Great Lakes Region and sit right on top of New England later tonight. As the high approaches our region the wind will diminish and that along with clear skies will lead to radiational cooling as temps fall into the teens to near 20 by daybreak tomorrow, with a few of the valleys up north even falling into the upper single numbers. A light southerly breeze will develop here tomorrow as the high begins to drift off to our east. High temps tomorrow will range from the mid 30s to mid 40s from north to south across Maine.

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Sunny, Breezy & Chilly Today, A Bit Milder Thursday

Todd Simcox

Updated 11 months ago

From the TV 5 Forecast Center:

 

High pressure will build towards New England today providing us with lots of sunshine today. We’ll remain on the cool side of the high today with highs mainly in the 30s today. Northwest winds will remain gusty today with gusts to 30 MPH possible which will give us wind chills in the teens and 20s at times throughout the day. Skies will be mainly clear tonight and with light winds, we can expect a colder night with lows dropping to the teens in most locales.

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Bright, Breezy & Chilly Wednesday

Chris Ewing

Updated 11 months ago

From the WABI-TV5 & CW Forecast Center:

The large ridge of high pressure currently located just north of the Great Lakes Region will slowly move east and continue to control the weather here tomorrow through Friday. A northwest breeze on the east side of the high will keep the weather dry and chilly tomorrow, with high temps running in the upper 20s across far northern Maine to the 30s to near 40 throughout the rest of the state. Slighter milder air will move into our region both Thursday and Friday on a weak southerly breeze that develops on the backside of the high as it works off to our east.

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Breezy & Chilly Today, Lots of Sun Wednesday

Todd Simcox

Updated 11 months ago

From the TV 5 Forecast Center:

 

An upper level disturbance will pass through the region today and will provide us with some cloudiness and a few scattered snow showers as well. The further north you travel the better chance you have to get some snow showers, while the further south you travel across the state today, the brighter it will be. Northwest winds will be gusty, up to 30-35 MPH, ushering much colder air into the region with temperatures only topping off in the 30s to near 40° for highs, about 20° colder than yesterday. Skies will clear tonight and temperatures will drop to around 20° on average. Northwest winds will remain around 10-15 MPH through the night so wind chills will feel like it’s in the single digits in some locales.

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Partly Sunny, Breezy & Cooler the Next Few Days

Chris Ewing

Updated 11 months ago

From the WABI-TV5 & CW Forecast Center:

 

The cold front that brought the blustery, mild and showery conditions to Maine today continues to slip off to our east. Behind the cold front cooler air began to move into New England this afternoon, but still temps ran well above normal. A much cooler airmass will push in Maine as a second cold front slides through the Northeast late tonight and early tomorrow morning. Temps late tonight will fall into upper 20s north to mid 30s south as the colder air begins to spill into Maine behind the front.

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Brightening Skies, Breezy & Mild This Afternoon, Colder Air Returns Tuesday

Todd Simcox

Updated 11 months ago

From the TV 5 Forecast Center:

 

A strong cold front will move to our east this afternoon, bringing the shower activity to an end early this afternoon. Drier air moving into the region behind the front will allow us to dry things out and see some brightening of the sky this afternoon. Colder air will begin moving back into the region tonight under clear to partly cloudy skies. Nighttime lows will drop to the upper 20s to low 30s for the overnight hours.

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Rainy but Mild Monday, Drier & Cooler the Rest of the Week

Jessica Conley

Updated 11 months ago

Monday’s highs will be even more comfortable, making it close to 60 degrees in most spots, but we will see rain for much of the day. Showers will start out early and turn to a steady rain by late morning. The rain could be heavy at times as the cold front crosses the area. Much colder air will be behind the front and that will keep Tuesday’s highs in the upper 30s and lower 40s. Skies clear out by Tuesday morning as a high builds into the area behind the front. It’ll keep us sunny to mostly sunny through the day on Friday. Highs will stay around normal in the upper 30s and low to mid 40s each day.

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Mild Sunday, Rainy Monday

Jessica Conley

Updated 11 months ago

 

We’ll have partly to mostly sunny skies on Sunday with increasing clouds in the afternoon and evening due to a low pressure system moving into the area. Highs Sunday stay fairly mild. Monday’s highs will be even more comfortable, making it close to 60 degrees in most spots, but we will see rain for much of the day. Showers will start out early and turn to a steady rain by early afternoon. The rain could be heavy at times as the cold front crosses the area. Much colder air will be behind the front and that will keep Tuesday’s highs in the upper 30s and lower 40s. Skies clear out by Tuesday morning as a high builds into the area behind the front. It’ll keep us sunny to mostly sunny through the day on Thursday. Highs will stay around normal in the upper 30s and low to mid 40s each day.

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Partly Sunny & Milder than Normal Both Weekend Days

Chris Ewing

Updated 11 months ago

From the WABI-TV5 & CW Forecast Center:

 

A ridge of high pressure centered off the Mid-Atlantic Coastline will continue to control the weather in our region all weekend long. A southwest breeze on the backside of the high will pull a milder than normal airmass into New England this weekend. Temperatures over the weekend will run several degrees above normal both Saturday and Sunday as highs reach the mid 40s north to low to mid 50s south.

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Nice Stretch Ahead, Wet & Turning Colder Early Next Week

Todd Simcox

Updated 11 months ago

From the TV 5 Forecast Center:

 

High pressure will dominate our forecast for today through the weekend. A couple of weak disturbances passing through will bring us some cloudiness today and Saturday otherwise expect a pleasant stretch of weather through Sunday with temperatures running near or above average for highs with readings in the mid-40s to around low 50s Friday, Saturday and Sunday. A cold front will move in with showers on Monday followed by colder weather for the middle of next week.

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Partly Sunny & Milder the Next Few Days

Chris Ewing

Updated 11 months ago

From the WABI-TV5 & CW Forecast Center:

 

High pressure slowly moving east off the Mid-Atlantic Coastline the next few days will continue to control the weather in our region right through Sunday. A southwest breeze on the backside of the high will bring milder air into Maine right through the weekend as high temps run a few to several degrees above normal each day. High temps all across our area Friday through Sunday will range from the mid 40s to lower 50s.

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Brightening Skies & Milder Today, Nice Stretch Ahead

Todd Simcox

Updated 12 months ago

From the TV 5 Forecast Center:

 

Skies will average partly to mostly sunny this afternoon with the bulk of the clouds over the northern half of the state and more sunshine elsewhere. Southwesterly winds will bring milder air back into the region. Average high temperatures this time of year should in the upper 30s to mid-40s and that’s exactly where our highs will be today. Skies will be clear to partly cloudy tonight with lows dropping to the mid-20s to around 30°.

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Partly Sunny & Turning Milder the Next Few Days

Chris Ewing

Updated 12 months ago

From the WABI-TV5 & CW Forecast Center:

 

A large ridge of high pressure continues to dominate the weather across the Northeast as it works east through the Tennessee River Valley. A brisk northwest breeze on the eastside of the high has been pulling cold air south into our region from central Canada the past few days as temps have been running about 10 to 15 degrees below normal.

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Sunny, Breezy & Chilly Today, Milder Temps On The Way

Todd Simcox

Updated 12 months ago

From the TV 5 Forecast Center:

 

Strong high pressure will build into New England today providing us with a bright and chilly day. Winds will remain out of the northwest today, keeping temperatures well below average today with highs only reaching the mid-20s to mid-30s from north to south. Winds may occasionally gust to 20-25 MPH today which will give us wind chills in the teens and low 20s at times. We’ll see a few clouds tonight with partly cloudy skies on average. It’ll be cold tonight with lows dropping to the mid-teens to low 20s.

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Bright, Breezy & Cold Wednesday

Chris Ewing

Updated 12 months ago

From the WABI-TV5 & CW Forecast Center:

 

The combination of strong ridge of high pressure to our west and a storm near Newfoundland produced a brisk and cold northwesterly wind all across Maine today. The northwest wind helped pull a modified arctic airmass south through New England today and this pattern will continue tonight and tomorrow. Low temps tonight will fall into the teens to very low 20s, with high temps tomorrow ranging from the mid to upper 20s north to mid 30s south.

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