The N.H. Fire Marshal confirms that a father and daughter were killed in the circus tent collapse in Lancaster.

Lancaster Tent Collapse

Central and Southern Maine Weather



Severe storms moving through the area currently with the main threats being strong gusty winds and hail.  Wind damage already being reported by law enforcement in Bridgton, ME.  The threat for these storms will continue into the evening, if a warning is issued for your area seek shelter inside a safe structure until the warning expires or until it is safe to do so.

Temperatures for the remainder of today will be warm with highs in the low to mid 80s.  Another batch of showers and storms for northern areas will arrive Wednesday afternoon, these too carry a risk to be strong.  Once our latest cold front crosses the area relief is in sight.  Cooler and drier air will move in Thursday along with mostly sunny skies, highs will be in the mid to upper 70s. 


Meteorologist Chris Harle



TODAY: Mostly cloudy in the morning with the chance for showers. Partly sunny afternoon with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Gusty winds and small hail possible.  Highs 82 to 87.  S winds around 10 mph.


TUESDAY NIGHT:  Partly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Lows 57 to 63.


WEDNESDAY: Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms through the afternoon.  Highs 77 to 84.


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