Strong to severe thunderstorms may hit Maine

Lightning (Kim Vorpahl)

STATEWIDE (WGME) -- There is the potential for strong to severe thunderstorm to hit Maine Friday and extend into the weekend.

The greatest risk will be late Friday afternoon and into the first part of the night.

The atmosphere will be set up in a way that any thunderstorms that get going may contain torrential rain and localized flooding.

Damaging winds are also possible.

More thunderstorms are possible over the weekend, but the severe threat is slightly lower.

CBS 13 has your full FORECAST.

Track the storm using our INTERACTIVE RADAR.

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