Critical Fire Weather Concerns in the Plains; Powerful Storm in the West; Heavy Lake-Effect Snow Downwind of the Great Lakes

Very warm, dry air combined with winds gusting as high as 30 mph will support critical fire weather concerns across the central Plains through this afternoon. In the west, blizzard conditions in the mountains and heavy coastal rain will prevail through the weekend. Hazardous travel is anticipated. Lake-effect snow will develop over the upper parts of Michigan and southeast Lake Ontario today.
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Gray/Portland, ME Local Forecast Office

8NM ENE Portland ME

Marine Point Forecast

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  • Today

    Freezing Spray

    WSW 15kt
    < 1ft

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    SW 15kt
    < 1ft

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Rain Likely

    SW 15ktWinds Decreasing
    < 1ft

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Rain

    S 10kt
    1ft

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers

    NNE 10kt
    1-2ft

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    N 10kt
    1-2ft

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Cloudy

    NNE 10kt
    2ft

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Cloudy

    ENE 10kt
    1-2ft

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Cloudy

    E 10kt
    1-2ft

    High: 45 °F


High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.

Associated Zone Forecast which includes this point

Last Update: 3:37 am EST Mar 1, 2024
Forecast Valid: 7am EST Mar 1, 2024-6pm EST Mar 7, 2024

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Detailed Forecast


Today
W wind 10 to 15 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Widespread freezing spray before 11am. Sunny. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight
SW wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Mostly clear. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday
SW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming S 5 to 8 kt in the afternoon. Rain likely, mainly after 3pm. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night
S wind 5 to 10 kt. Rain, mainly before 3am. Patchy fog. Seas around 1 ft.
Sunday
NNE wind 5 to 10 kt. A chance of showers before 7am. Patchy fog before 9am. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Sunday Night
N wind 5 to 10 kt. Mostly cloudy. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Monday
NNE wind around 10 kt becoming ENE in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Seas around 2 ft.
Monday Night
ENE wind 5 to 10 kt. Cloudy. Seas 1 to 2 ft.
Tuesday
NE wind 5 to 10 kt becoming SSE in the afternoon. Cloudy. 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: 43.73°N 70.1°W
Last Update: 3:37 am EST Mar 1, 2024
Forecast Valid: 7am EST Mar 1, 2024-6pm EST Mar 7, 2024
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