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Rain & Snow Forecast Maps

Approaching precipitation

Intellicast has a 20-30 MINUTE forecast  shows where precipitation is expected in the next 20-30 minutes and a
24 HOUR forecast radar show where precipitation radar for the most recent and coming 24 honors. has a similar animated weather map for the past hour and coming 4 hours.

      Some of the links below use “Universal Coordinate Time” (abbreviated as “UCT”, “Z”, or “GMT”) to state the hour of the day.   To convert UCT time to Eastern Daylight Savings (EDT), subtract 4 hours.  From early November to early March, subtract 5 hours to convert to UCT to Eastern Standard Time.  See Converting UTC time to Local time for details.

Two Day forecasts for precipitation PROBABILITY and AMOUNT.
.    Series of maps showing status at 3 hour intervals for over next 48 hours.   Click on the arrow to advance the forecast time.

Multi-day precip forecasts

2-DAY precipitation PROBABILITY forecast maps for Today, Tonight, Tomorrow, Tomorrow night as a single page with four separate U.S. maps, one for each 12 hour interval ending at 8pm or 8am.  S=showers, R=rain, TRW=thunderstorm. By Plymouth State College.

2-DAY rain or snow AMOUNT forecast  as a single static image.

5-DAY precipitation AMOUNT forecast — amount of rain (or water equivalent in snow) expected from 8am today until 8am five days ahead.  Amounts expected at specific locations marked with “X”.

Text Forecasts
For individual towns:

Augusta – Waterville – Auburn – Lewiston
Bangor – Bucksport – Old Town
Bar Harbor – Ellsworth – Machias
Dover Foxcroft – Greenville
Farmington – Rumford
Fort Kent – Allagash
Houlton – Millinocket
Howland – Lincoln
Portland – Brunswick
Presque Isle – Caribou
Rangeley – Jackman


Forecast maps, icons, & data


Northeast Travel Weather for next 12 hours
Next Morning Forecast Map
Next Afternoon Forecast Map
Next Evening Forecast Map
Next Day “All Day” Forecast Map

        Sky cover Forecast – Series of maps that show percent of cloud cover expected for 6 hour intervals over today and tomorrow. Select the forecast hour from the drop down list above the image. Check to confirm that the day and UTC time on the map displayed is what you want.


3-day forecast DATA TABLE for 17 Maine stations.  Detailed forecast of expected rain, temperature, windspeed, direction, cloud cover etc. at 3-hour intervals for the next 3 days.  Updated every 6 hours.  3-day forecast code definitions.

8-day forecast DATA TABLE for 17 Maine stations.  Similar to 3-day table, but goes 8 days ahead with less detail.  Updated every 12 hours.  8-day forecast code definitions.


Long Range Forecast Maps   (How to interpret these maps)

6–10  and  8–14 DAY OUTLOOKS
6–10 DAY TEMPERATURE outlook.  Shows where temperature expected to be Below, Near, or Above normal 6 – 10 days from now.
.      6–10 day temp outlook with probabilities.
8–14 DAY TEMPERATURE outlook

6–10 DAY PRECIPITATION outlook.  Shows where precipitation expected to be Below, Near, or Above normal 6 – 10 days from now.
.      6–10 precip outlook with probabilities.


30 day TEMP  outlook       30 day PRECIP  outlook

30 day outlooks with probabilities.  Updated on last day of the month for the next month.
Monthly Temperature outlook with probabilities
Monthly Precipitation outlook with probabilities

Mid-month update for 30 day outlook with probabilies.  Updated on the 3rd Thursday of each month (date varies from 15th to 21st).
Updated monthly Temperature outlook with probabilities
Updated monthly Precipitation outloook with probabilities


3 month Temperature      3 month Precipitation

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