Apex Weather

St. John Valley weather for June 30-July 6, 2021

Short-Term Outlook: Wednesday –  Friday

A cold front will slowly move across the region today with showers likely along with a chance for thunderstorms. Isolated strong to severe storms are possible. A chance for showers continues tonight into Thursday.

Cloudy skies and showers are expected Thursday and Thursday night. Mostly cloudy skies with a chance for scattered showers across the SJV are expected Friday and Friday night.

Today & Tonight

Cloudy with a 90 percent chance for showers along with isolated thunderstorms. Isolated strong-to-severe storms possible. Rainfall totals around 0.50-inch or so. High around 75 degrees with east winds 0 to 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

Tonight, cloudy with a 60 percent chance for showers. Rainfall amounts between 0.01 and 0.09-inch. Patchy fog possible. Low around 56 degrees with north winds 0 to 5 mph.

Thursday, July 1

Cloudy with a 50 percent chance for showers. Less muggy with a high near 65 degrees and north winds shifting to the northeast 0 to 5 mph.

Thursday night, cloudy with a 40 percent chance for showers. Low near 49 degrees with northeast winds 0 to 5 mph.

Friday, July 2

Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance for showers. High near 64 degrees with east-northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

Friday night, partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance for showers. Low around 47 degrees with northeast winds 0 to 5 mph.

Medium-Range Outlook: Saturday – Tuesday

An upper-level low pressure area will bring partly sunny skies and a chance for showers to the Valley Saturday and Sunday. High pressure builds across the SJV Monday with partly cloudy skies and a slight chance for showers. A cold front brings a chance for mainly afternoon showers and thunderstorms Tuesday.

Saturday, July 3

Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance for showers. High around 67 degrees with east winds 0 to 5  mph.

Saturday night, partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance for showers. Low around 49 degrees with east winds 0 to 5 mph.

Sunday, July 4 /  Independence Day

Partly sunny with a high around 70 degrees. 40 percent chance for showers with northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday night, partly cloudy with a low near 51 degrees. 20 percent chance for showers. Southwest winds 0 to 5 mph.

Monday, July 5

Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance for showers. High near 77 degrees with southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Monday night, partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance for showers. Low near 55 degrees with southwest winds 0 to 5 mph.

Tuesday, July 6

Partly sunny with a slight chance for showers in the morning then a chance for showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Chance for precipitation 50 percent. High around 80 degrees with west winds 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday night, partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance for showers. Low around 64 degrees with west winds 0 to 5 mph.

Long-Range Trends: Wed. July 7 –  Tue. July 13
Above normal temperatures   / Near normal precipitation

Note: Computer model precision diminishes the further into the week the forecast projects. Check the Fiddlehead Focus for weather updates with more current information.

The Week Ahead is the work of UMFK Professor Joseph E. Becker based on personal weather station data, various computer forecast models, and information that the National Weather Service, NOAA, and other weather resources provide.

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