Strong Winds & Frigid Temperatures Today

Wind chill values -15° to -35° Tuesday Morning
Wind chill values -15° to -35° Tuesday Morning(WABI)
Published: Mar. 1, 2021 at 6:17 PM EST|Updated: Mar. 2, 2021 at 5:56 AM EST
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BANGOR, Maine (WABI) - Some of the coldest air of the season will make a brief appearance today. We’re looking at partly to mostly sunny skies throughout the state. However, that is not the weather story. Highs today will only top out in the teens to around 20° for most spots. Winds will gust 45-55 mph at times making it feel 0° to -20° statewide this afternoon. It will remain dry on Wednesday with partly cloudy skies, the temperatures will rebound to more seasonable levels. Highs will top out in the 30s for most spots Wednesday afternoon.. Another cold front may pass the state Thursday morning. At this point, it looks like a dry cold front. Skies will be mostly sunny with highs topping out in the upper 20s and low 30s. Friday will be a colder day and there will be more in the way of clouds. Thursday’s highs will top out in the low to mid 20s. There are no big storms in the near future so plan on a quiet stretch for us through the upcoming weekend.

Today: Frigid with partly to mostly sunny skies. Highs will only top out in upper single numbers to low teens north and teens to near 20° elsewhere. Northwest winds will gust to 45-55 MPH. Wind chills values -15° to -35° early, then 0° to -20° this afternoon.

Wednesday: Partly cloudy and milder. Highs will run in the 30s.

Thursday: Partly to mostly sunny & breezy. Highs will top out in the 20s to low 30s.

Friday: Partly to mostly cloudy and chilly. Highs will run in the low to mid 20s.

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