From the WABI-TV5 & CW Forecast Center:
Skies will average a mix of sun and clouds today, but a few pop-up showers are still possible, mainly across northern parts of Maine as a trough of low pressure aloft dips south into Maine from southern Canada.
From the TV 5 Forecast Center:
A cold front will approach the state this afternoon and eventually cross the state tonight.
Today will turn out to be a mostly cloudy, muggy and mild day, with an approaching cold front likely kicking off some scattered showers and storms, especially during the afternoon and evening hours.
Drier air moving into the area will allow skies to brighten up a bit this afternoon in most locales, making for variably cloudy conditions for the remainder of the day.
An upper level trough along with an approaching cold front will increase the shower and thundershower activity throughout New England today morning as they slide across the Northeast.
Few showers across the area now will linger overnight, areas of dense fog will develop throughout the state.
A storm system riding east across southern Ontario into southern Quebec will pull its associated warm front into and then though Maine this weekend.
We have another beautiful day on tap for our Friday as high pressure remains in control of our weather.
High pressure will bring mostly sunny skies to Maine today as it slowly drifts off to our east.
High pressure will build towards New England today giving us a beautiful Thursday.
A northwest breeze between the departing cold front and an approaching ridge of high pressure will draw a refreshingly dry airmass into all of New England for both today and Friday.
We’ll start out muggy today due to a southerly breeze ahead of an approaching cold front.
The cold front will push offshore this afternoon.
A cold front will gradually push towards the state today, pushing some cloudiness in our direction.
The skies today will be partly sunny and southerly winds will usher a more humid airmass back into the region.
High pressure will dominate our forecast for the remainder of today.
We have another nice day ahead to start the work week with plenty of sunshine and temps in the 80s.
If you like summertime heat this weekend will be right up your ally, today we will see partly sunny skies with temperatures climbing into the low to mid-80s.
We’ll see a mix of sun and clouds today with slightly warmer temperatures as highs top off in the upper 70s to mid-80s.