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Will Today Be One Of The All-Time Hottest Days in Portland, Maine?
Will Today Be One Of The All-Time Hottest Days in Portland, Maine?
We've had a pretty warm June here in Maine. Back on the 8th, we hit 94 degrees. Today and tomorrow we are in the 90's with a Heat index at 100 degrees. Is this a sign of things to come for the summer? Our friends at the Farmers' Almanac call for a warm and stormy summer, with temperatures above normal. The Farmers' Almanac also prognosticates that the heat will stick around deep into September, so those air conditioners are not going anywhere for a while.
How Do February 2020’s Snowfall Amounts and Temperatures in Maine Compare to Last Year?
How Do February 2020’s Snowfall Amounts and Temperatures in Maine Compare to Last Year?
It's been kind of a weird winter in Maine, don't ya think? It seems kind of on the warm side but I haven't had a day not wearing my warm LL Bean boots. It seems a bit tame but my kid has had a good number of snow days off from school. And what about the amount of snow we've had? For that we turn to the pros-the great people at the National Weather Service in Gray who tell us of some interesting trends when it comes to snowfall in Maine from year to year: