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Milder Temperatures Today & Wednesday, Turning Much Cooler Late Week

Todd Simcox

Updated 1 month ago

From the TV 5 Forecast Center:

 

A warm front moving towards the area will give us a chance for a few showers this afternoon with the best chance being over areas west and north of Bangor. Otherwise we’ll see partly to mostly cloudy skies for the remainder of the day. Temperatures will be near or a little above average today with highs in the low to mid-50s this afternoon. We’ll see mostly cloudy skies tonight with scattered showers possible mainly north of Bangor. Lows will remain mild with temperatures in the mid-40s to around 50° tonight.

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Increasing Clouds Today, Some Showers Wednesday, Sunny Thursday

Jessica Conley

Updated 1 month ago

Low pressure approaching from the Great Lakes will push some clouds into the region today. After some early sunshine in spots, skies will turn mostly cloudy as the day progresses. High temps will reach seasonable levels, in the low to mid 50s for the day.

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Brightening Skies Today, A Bit Milder Tuesday & Wednesday

Todd Simcox

Updated 1 month ago

From the TV 5 Forecast Center:

 

Showers are lingering over areas north and east of Bangor as of noontime today. The showers are expected to continue to taper off early this afternoon followed by brightening skies as the afternoon progresses with a ridge of high pressure building into the area. With low pressure to our east and high pressure building in from the west, the pressure gradient will be fairly tight over the area which will result in a breezy northwest wind averaging 10-20 MPH with gusts to 30-35 MPH possible throughout the day. Temperatures will be seasonable today with highs in the upper 40s to mid-50s. Skies will start clear tonight followed by a few clouds arriving late as low pressure approaches from the Great Lakes region.

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Some Sun To Start the Week, Chance For SNOW Next Weekend

Jessica Conley

Updated 1 month ago

A ridge of high pressure building in will bring brightening skies for most of us today seeing a mix of sun and clouds. It will also create a tight pressure gradient which means things will be a bit breezy today. Winds will be from the northwest at around 10-20 mph. By Tuesday, the ridge of high pressure brings us mainly sunny skies. Highs make it into the mid to upper 50s (about five degrees above normal for this time of year). Wednesday, another cold front will cross the state. That means rain showers for most of the morning and possibly into the early afternoon. Highs will be in the upper 50s and low 60s. Things start to clear out Wednesday night. We’ll see mainly sunny skies for Thursday & Friday before a low pressure system approaches the area and moves though next weekend. Friday night, Halloween, looks chilly so dress the kiddos warm.

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A Few Showers Around Today, More Sun Tomorrow

Jessica Conley

Updated 1 month ago

We’ll see mainly cloudy skies for the day today with some scattered showers possible. Highs make it into the 50s. Winds will be from the west at 5 – 10 mph.

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Scattered Showers Tomorrow, Some Sun Returns Monday

Jessica Conley

Updated 1 month ago

A line of rain showers will move though the state overnight tonight and into early tomorrow morning ahead of a cold front that will be crossing Maine. Lows overnight range from the upper 30s to the low 40s. Winds will continue to be from the southeast at around 5 – 10 mph.  We’ll see mainly cloudy skies for the day tomorrow with some scattered showers possible. Highs make it into the 50s. Winds will be from the west at 5 – 10 mph.

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Mixed Sun & Clouds Saturday

Chris Ewing

Updated 1 month ago

From the WABI-TV5 & CW Forecast Center:

Weak high pressure will bring partial sunshine to Maine today as it slips east across Southern New England. As the high slips off to our southeast later in the day, the wind across New England will turn into the southwest and temperatures throughout Maine during the afternoon hours will climb back up into the upper 40s north and low to mid 50s elsewhere.

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Partly Sunny Saturday

Chris Ewing

Updated 1 month ago

From the WABI-TV5 & CW Forecast Center:

 

As the storm system that brought all the rain and blustery conditions to our region continues to move northeast through the Maritimes of Canada the conditions across Maine will slowly dry out tonight. Weak high pressure will bring partial sunshine to Maine Saturday as it slips east across Southern New England. As the high slips off to our southeast later Saturday the wind across New England will turn into the southwest and temperatures throughout Maine during the afternoon hours will climb back up into the upper 40s north and low to mid 50s elsewhere.

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Rain Tapers To Showers Today, Sunshine Returns Saturday

Todd Simcox

Updated 1 month ago

From the TV 5 Forecast Center:

 

Low pressure will continue to slowly drift northeastward towards Nova Scotia this afternoon. The steadier rain will continue falling over northern Maine this afternoon while the rest of the state sees a few scattered showers and/or some patchy drizzle. Temperatures will top off in the mid-40s to low 50s. Showers will continue to taper off tonight as the storm pulls away from the area. Drier air moving in late will allow skies to partially clear after midnight. Temperatures will drop back to the mid and upper 30s for lows in most locales.

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Rain Tapers to Showers Today

Chris Ewing

Updated 1 month ago

From the WABI-TV5 & CW Forecast Center:

 

Conditions will slowly improve today as low pressure lifts up towards southern Nova Scotia later in the day. The steadiest rain today will be found across northern parts of Maine, with lighter showers falling from the Bangor region southward. Far southern Maine may see a few late day breaks show up in the cloud cover as the atmosphere continues to dry out on a developing northwest breeze as the storm lifts off to our northeast.

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Rainy & Breezy Today, Rain Tapers to Showers Friday

Todd Simcox

Updated 1 month ago

From the TV 5 Forecast Center:

 

Low pressure continues to spin south of New England and will slowly move northeastward south of Cape Cod today. Wind and rain will continue across the state today with the steadiest and heaviest rain again falling from Greenville to Millinocket southward. Rain could be heavy at times. Northeast winds will average 15-25 MPH with gusts to 30-35 MPH possible. Temperatures won’t move much more this afternoon with highs topping off in the mid-40s to low 50s. Rain will continue, heavy at times tonight with temperatures mainly in the 40s for nighttime lows.

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Blustery, With Periods Of Rain Through Friday

Chris Ewing

Updated 1 month ago

From the WABI-TV5 & CW Forecast Center:

 

Rainfall rates in our region will increase today as low pressure begins to lift north, with the rain continuing right into Friday morning as the slow moving Nor’easter lifts north along the Mid-Atlantic Coastline today and then rides northeast through the Gulf of Maine tonight and early Friday.

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Wet & Breezy Thru Friday, Showers Still Possible This Weekend

Todd Simcox

Updated 1 month ago

From the TV 5 Forecast Center:

 

We’ve had a little lull in the rainfall in many spots this morning with even a few breaks in the clouds but that won’t last much longer. More rain has move into our coastal counties and will continue to spread northward this afternoon so expect the rain to pick back up and it could fall heavily at times this afternoon and evening. Northeast winds will remain breezy this afternoon averaging 10-20 MPH with gusts up to 30 MPH possible. Temperatures won’t move much more with highs only reaching the mid-40s to low 50s from north to south across the state this afternoon. Rain and wind will continue through the night tonight. Temperatures will bottom out in the 40s for low in most locales.

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Wet, Blustery & Raw Next Few Days

Chris Ewing

Updated 1 month ago

From the WABI-TV5 & CW Forecast Center:

 

The combination of high pressure parked over central Quebec and the intensifying storm system along of the Mid-Atlantic Coastline will combine to bring a prolonged period of rain and wind to our region. Rain will continue to fall across Maine today and Thursday as winds both at the surface and aloft continue to pull moisture into New England from the Atlantic Ocean. At times the rain will fall heavily throughout the Pine Tree State, beginning later today and likely continuing right into Friday morning. By the time the rain taper off later Friday much of our area will have received between 2 and 4″, with possibly a bit more over some of the hillier locations of Maine.

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Thickening Clouds, Showers Developing Today, Wet & Breezy Wednesday

Todd Simcox

Updated 1 month ago

From the TV 5 Forecast Center:

 

Skies will be mostly cloudy as we roll through the afternoon. Showers are expected to develop this afternoon from south to north across the state with the best chance for showers occurring over areas from Dover-Foxcroft to Lincoln southward. Temperatures be near or a little below average with highs in the upper 40s to mid-50s this afternoon. Rain will continue to gradually spread northward into the state tonight. Lows will be mainly in the 40s tonight. With strong high pressure to our north and developing low pressure to our south, breezy conditions will develop tonight as northeast winds increase to 10-18 MPH.

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Developing Rain, with Increasing Wind Today

Chris Ewing

Updated 1 month ago

From the WABI-TV5 & CW Forecast Center:

 

The combination of high pressure parked over central Quebec and an intensifying storm system east of the Mid-Atlantic States will bring a prolonged period of rain and wind to our region. Rain showers will develop from south to north across Maine today as low pressure continues to develop to our south, with the showers becoming a steadier and heavier rain tonight. The rain will continue to fall all across Maine Wednesday and Thursday as winds both at the surface and aloft continue to pull moisture into New England from the Atlantic Ocean. At times the rain will fall heavily throughout the Pine Tree State, beginning later tonight and likely continuing right into Friday morning. By the time the rain taperd off later Friday or Saturday much of our area will have received between 2″ and 4″, with possibly a bit more over some of the hillier locations of Maine.

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Breezy & Pleasant Today, Wet Weather Arrives Tuesday PM

Todd Simcox

Updated 1 month ago

From the TV 5 Forecast Center:

 

High pressure building into the area this afternoon giving us a pleasant rest of the day. Skies will average partly to mostly sunny this afternoon and temperatures will top off in the mid-40s to low 50s. for highs. We’ll see more clouds moving into the area tonight. Temperatures will drop mainly to the 30s for nighttime lows with a few spots over far northern and northeastern areas possibly dropping to the upper 20s.

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Chilly but Sunny Today

Jessica Conley

Updated 1 month ago

After a chilly start to the day today, it’ll be able to warm up into the mid-40s and low 50s under a mix of sun and clouds. It’ll stay breezy today too. Tuesday we’ll see increasing clouds with temps warming up a bit, into the low to mid 50s. We could see a few showers in far northern Maine Tuesday night. Clouds, rain, and wind move in for Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday as a low pressure system gets stuck just off the coast. It will essentially be blocked by a high pressure system to our north and east and just continue to pull moisture from the Atlantic and deposit it into our area. It’s a nor’easter set-up but without temps cold enough to support snow (I know, I’m super bummed too). It looks like it will be a stormy couple of days with plenty of wind and rain. Models putting out anywhere from 2″ to 3.5″ of rain from Tuesday night though Friday morning. Just think what that could have been in snow.

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Clear & Cool Tomorrow, Staying Nice Monday & Tuesday

Jessica Conley

Updated 1 month ago

Overnight we’ll see showers come to an end across the state as the cold front slides through the region. Temps will fall into the mid 40s.

 

Tomorrow it’ll finally feel more like fall with highs only reaching the upper 40s and low 50s which is actually below normal for this time of year. The normal high for tomorrow in Bangor is 58 and we’ll probably make it to around 51. We’ll see partly sunny skies with a few showers possible especially in eastern areas. Overnight Sunday into Monday temps fall into the upper 20s and low 30s.

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Still Mild Saturday, Much Cooler Sunday

Chris Ewing

Updated 1 month ago

From the WABI-TV5 & CW Forecast Center:

 

A few scattered showers will develop across our region as the second of two cold fronts moves east through Maine. Once again temperatures ahead of the cold front will run well above normal Saturday as highs throughout our region climb into the upper 50s to mid 60s.

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