Significant Storm Bringing Widespread Winter Weather and Heavy Rainfall Across the Eastern Half of the Country

A storm system moving into the Eastern parts of the country is bringing heavy snow across the Great Lakes and into the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast today. There is also the potential for significant ice accumulations across the northern Mid-Atlantic. To the south, heavy rainfall is producing flash flooding, and river flooding, from the Ohio and Mississippi Valleys to the Deep South.

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Gray/Portland, ME Local Forecast Office

11NM SSW Portland ME

Marine Point Forecast

  • This

    Mostly Cloudy

    Light Wind

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight


    SE 10kt
    Waves Building2ft

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Rain/Snow Likely

    Winds IncreasingW 10kt

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Partly Cloudy

    W 10kt

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday


    Light Wind

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Clear

    Light Wind

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Light Wind

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Snow Likely

    Light Wind
    Waves Building3ft

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday


    ESE 10kt

    High: 41 °F

High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 11:24 am EST Feb 20, 2019
Forecast Valid: 3pm EST Feb 20, 2019-6pm EST Feb 26, 2019

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Detailed Forecast

Synopsis: ANZ100-210615- 1107 AM EST Wed Feb 20 2019 .Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM... Low pressure crosses the waters tonight and Thursday with southerly winds shifting to west behind the front. High pressure builds out of the Great Lakes again behind the front, cresting over the Gulf of Maine on Saturday. Low pressure than moves along the Maine coast on Sunday. && $$

This Afternoon
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 1 ft.
SSW wind 5 to 10 kt becoming SE after midnight. Snow, mainly after midnight. Seas 1 ft or less building to 2 ft.
SSE wind 5 to 8 kt becoming W 7 to 10 kt in the afternoon. Rain and snow likely before 9am, then a chance of rain between 9am and 11am. Seas around 2 ft.
Thursday Night
W wind 5 to 10 kt becoming NW after midnight. Partly cloudy. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Sunny. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Friday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly clear. Seas around 1 ft.
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly sunny. Seas around 1 ft.
Saturday Night
Variable winds 5 kt or less. Snow likely. Seas 1 ft building to 3 ft.
ESE wind 5 to 10 kt. Rain. Seas 3 to 4 ft.


  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.
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Point Forecast: 43.5°N 70.37°W
Last Update: 11:24 am EST Feb 20, 2019
Forecast Valid: 3pm EST Feb 20, 2019-6pm EST Feb 26, 2019
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