Rain Likely Today

Published: May. 4, 2021 at 4:40 PM EDT|Updated: May. 5, 2021 at 4:32 AM EDT
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BANGOR, Maine (WABI) - Low-pressure will move into the region today and will merge with another low off the coast bringing much of the region light to moderate rain for our Wednesday. With a rain cooled atmosphere, highs will only reach into the 40s and low 50s. Rainfall totals will range from 0.25″ to upwards of 1″. Once the low moves east early Thursday morning, rain will slowly taper off from west to east and skies will brighten by tomorrow afternoon. Still expecting a breezy NW wind tomorrow with gusts near 30 mph. Drier conditions with more sunshine by Friday and highs that will be in the 50s & 60s. Another weaker low-pressure system could bring a few scattered showers by Saturday. As for Mother’s Day, expect a few clouds with a low chance of moisture and highs in the 50s & 60s. Watching another low by early next week that could bring more rain to the region.

TODAY: Periods of rain. Temperatures will be cooler with highs expected to range from the upper 40s to the upper 50s. ESE wind 5-15 mph.

THURSDAY: Once the morning showers clear, skies will brighten up. Highs will be in the 50s with a NW wind gusting to 30 mph.

FRIDAY: Mixture of sun and clouds. Highs in the 50s & 60s.

SATURDAY: A few morning showers followed by mostly cloudy skies. Highs will be in the 50s.

Mother’s Day Sunday: Mostly sunny skies. Highs in the 50s & 60s.

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