St. John Valley weather for Oct. 28-Nov. 2, 2021
Three-Day Outlook: Thursday – Saturday
Strong low pressure to the southeast of the region in the Atlantic will move east over the course of the day with clouds diminishing in Fort Kent and vicinity by this evening. Partly cloudy skies tonight and mostly sunny skies Friday give way to partly cloudy skies Friday night and Saturday. A low pressure area will approach from the southwest Saturday with increasing clouds and chances for rain by the afternoon hours.
Today and Tonight
Cloudy in the morning then partly sunny in the afternoon with a high near 51 degrees. North winds 5-11 mph.
Tonight, partly cloudy with a low around 27 degrees. North winds at 3 mph.
Friday, Oct. 29
Mostly sunny with a high around 54 degrees. Northeast winds 3-4 mph.
Friday night, mostly clear in the evening then partly cloudy after midnight with a low near 30 degrees. East winds near calm.
Saturday, Oct. 39
Partly cloudy in the morning then partly sunny in the afternoon with a 40 percent chance for rain. Rainfall amounts less than 0.10-inch. High near 50 degrees. Southeast winds 0-5 mph.
Saturday night, mostly cloudy with an 90 percent chance for rain. Low near 41 degrees. East winds 0-7 mph.
Days 4 to 7: Sunday – Wednesday
Low pressure will bring rain Saturday night and Sunday with showers lingering Sunday night into Monday morning. High pressure will bring reduced cloudiness Monday night into Tuesday morning. Clouds increase Tuesday afternoon as a low pressure area tracks towards the region from the southwest with showers expected to spread across the Valley Tuesday night and Wednesday.
Sunday, Oct. 31 / Halloween
Mostly cloudy to overcast with rain likely into the afternoon then a chance for showers. Chance for precipitation 80 percent. High near 56 degrees. Southeast winds 0-7 mph.
Sunday night, mostly cloudy with a low near 46 degrees. Chance for showers 30 percent. Southwest winds 0-7 mph.
Monday, Nov. 1
Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming partly cloudy in the afternoon. 10 percent chance for showers, mainly in the morning. High around 54 degrees. West winds 8-14 mph.
Monday night, partly cloudy with a low around 33 degrees. West winds 0-7 mph.
Tuesday, Nov. 2
Partly cloudy in the morning then partly sunny in the afternoon with a slight chance for showers. Chance for precipitation 20 percent. High near 48 degrees. Southwest winds 0-7 mph.
Tuesday night, partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance for rain showers. Low near 34 degrees. South winds 0-7 mph.
Wednesday, Nov. 3
Partly sunny to mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance for showers. High near 47 degrees. Southwest winds 8-14 mph.
Wednesday night, mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance for rain and snow showers. Low near 33 degrees. West-southwest winds 0-7 mph.
Eight- to 14-day trends: Thursday, Nov. 3-Wednesday, Nov. 10
Near 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.