You Probably Won’t Like The Updated Winter-Into-Spring Forecast For Maine

A few months ago we took a look through the Farmer’s Almanac as well as a few reliable weather sources and decided this was going to be a fairly mild winter. In fact, much of the northeast was expecting a huge departure from the chilling temps and constant snow of last year. But, after spending much of the last week bundled in our warmest scarves (kidding, you all know we didn’t even leave the house) and wondering what happened to that warmer weather we did a little digging and found that things might be on a much different track.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Are you looking forward to a traditionally cold Maine winter or would you prefer to see things warm up?

While we’re a bit nervous for this new weather expectation, we do prefer to look on the bright side. In the spirit of optimism let’s celebrate the wonder of Westbrook – the giant spinning ice disk that’s reached celebrity status in the Presumpscot River.