Extreme Fire Weather Threat in Southern California; Chilly Weather for Much of U.S.; Heavy Rain in South Plains

Cold, Canadian air will cause Santa Ana winds to develop across southern California for extreme fire weather threats early this week, and critical Fire Weather threats through mid-week. This cold air is also plunging much of the U.S. below to much below normal temperatures, especially, across the High Plains. Heavy rains continue across the South Plains as moist air rides over this cold front.
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Gray/Portland, ME Local Forecast Office

18NM S Portland ME

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Today

    Showers Likely

    S 15kt
    Waves Building4ft

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Showers Likely

    W 20kt
    5-6ft

    Low: 48 °F

    Gale Warning
    Gale Warning

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    W 20ktWinds Decreasing
    6ftWaves Subsiding

    High: 55 °F

    Gale Warning
    Gale Warning

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Increasing Clouds

    WSW 15kt
    2-3ft

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    W 15kt
    3ft

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    WNW 20kt
    2-3ft

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    NW 20kt
    2ft

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    WNW 15kt
    1-2ft

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    SW 15kt
    1-2ft

    High: 53 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 9:58 am EDT Oct 15, 2018
Forecast Valid: 11am EDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 21, 2018

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Detailed Forecast


Synopsis: ANZ100-160300- 856 AM EDT Mon Oct 15 2018 .Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM... A warm front will lift north across the Gulf of Maine today before a cold front moves across the waters from the northwest tonight. Strong winds continue behind the front into Tuesday. Another cold front moves through on Wednesday with gusty northwest winds in its wake. && $$

Today
S wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Showers likely, mainly before 2pm. Seas 2 ft building to 4 ft.
Tonight
SSW wind 15 to 20 kt becoming W after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 kt. Showers likely before midnight. Seas 5 to 6 ft.
Tuesday
W wind 17 to 20 kt decreasing to 15 to 18 kt in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 kt. Sunny. Seas 6 ft subsiding to 3 ft.
Tuesday Night
WSW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Increasing clouds. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Wednesday
W wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 25 kt. Mostly sunny. Seas around 3 ft.
Wednesday Night
WNW wind around 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Thursday
NW wind around 20 kt, with gusts as high as 30 kt. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Thursday Night
WNW wind 10 to 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Partly cloudy. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Friday
SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft.

*Notices:

  1. This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
  2. The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
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Point Forecast: 43.36°N 70.28°W
Last Update: 9:58 am EDT Oct 15, 2018
Forecast Valid: 11am EDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 21, 2018
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