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Here's the 11 AM advisory on Arthur and my latest video forecast... http://www.wmtw.com/weather/video/Matt-s-Friday-Morning-Forecast-Update/26795514#!8mYiO
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Here's the 8 AM advisory from the National Hurricane Center on Arthur.  The forecast continues to call for the storm to pass out to sea to our east.  Unrelated...a flash flood watch is in effect through this evening for possible heavy rain from thunderstorms with an approaching front.  For full details on the watch visit http://on.wmtw.com/1brJbnF
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Busy period here at Maine's Total Weather!  A flash flood watch is in effect through this evening for all but the mountains with more locally heavy rain and thunderstorms this afternoon.  Arthur makes its' closest approach the the New England Coast late tomorrow night.  The hurricane will bring some heavy rain and thunderstorms as well as high seas and rip currents later tomorrow through tomorrow night.  The center of the storm with should pass to our south and east keeping the strongest winds out of the area.  More on the flash flood watch at http://on.wmtw.com/1brJbnF
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Good morning!  Today will, again be very warm and humid with highs in the 80s.  Thunderstorms could produce locally heavy rain this afternoon and evening.  See my text forecast at http://on.wmtw.com/1bzJydW
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Hi everybody.  Here's my latest 8 day forecast and the 8 AM advisory on Tropical Depression #1
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Here's my 8 day forecast taking us through the holiday weekend.  Also visit http://on.wmtw.com/17FZN6z
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Hi everybody.  Here's the 11 AM advisory on Hurricane Arthur and my 8 day forecast.  With all the rain in the forecast later today and again tomorrow you'll want to check interactive radar at http://on.wmtw.com/Z01D2G
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An approaching cold front brings more potentially heavy rain in thunderstorms this afternoon and evening. Get the latest advisories for your area at http://on.wmtw.com/1brJbnF
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It is a very warm and muggy morning.  I'm also tracking Tropical Storm Arthur...now off the east coast of Florida.  For more visit and "like" my facebook page... 
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Hello.  Here's my latest video forecast for today, Monday June 30... 
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Matt Zidle joined the WMTW News 8 First Warning Weather team in December of 2004. A Lewiston native, Matt says that forecasting the weather in your hometown is "a dream come true."

Matt worked in the Portland area for almost six years before joining WMTW News 8 WMTW. Prior to working in Portland, Matt was the chief meteorologist at WLTX in Columbia, S.C., and also worked at WSI, a company that provides weather graphics to television stations across the country. Matt holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Atmospheric Science from the University of North Carolina at Asheville.

Matt, his wife Janet, their son William and daughter Lilly live in Gorham.

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