Maine receives some heavy rain

Posted April 21, 2009, at 8:53 a.m.

GRAY, Maine — Rain was heavy in spots as it moved into Maine before dawn.
The southern third of the state was getting good and wet by 5 a.m. and the National Weather Service says rain will continue through the day and into the evening before tapering to showers.
The soaking is expected to bring southern areas an inch or more of rain, with slightly less than an inch in the north.
Click here to go to the Bangor Daily News weather page for updated conditions.