Locally Strong Thunderstorms Possible for Bangor Area Thursday Afternoon
Another round of strong thunderstorms are in the forecast, Thursday. This time the Bangor area may get in-on strong storms.
After strong storms rumbled through western and northern Maine Tuesday, more are in the forecast. The National Service in Caribou is warning of the possibility of strong to severe thunderstorms Thursday afternoon. Forecasters say the greatest chance of a stronger storm is along the I-95 corridor, including Bangor and nearby towns.
Bangor is listed in an area elevated (marginal) risk of severe weather. The timing of these storms is from 2:30-7:30 P.M.
Tuesday afternoon featured numerous strong storms sweeping across Maine. The National Service confirmed numerous microbursts that caused damage in St. Agatha, Woodland and Greenville.
The storms created 60 MPH winds which damaged trees, boats, and docks on the west side of Pelletier Island on Long Lake. You can see the damage above in this drone video.
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