The sun rises over New York City on July 7, 2017.
(Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)The sun rises in front of the Brooklyn Museum on July 6, 2017 in New York, New York.
(Dominick Reuter/AFP/Getty)The sky rises above the New York skyline on July 8, 2017, as clouds and rain fall in New Jersey.
(Justin Sullivan/Getty, via Reuters)(Dominick LeClair/AFP via Getty Images)WASHINGTON (AP) The sun is rising in New England on July 1, 2017 as clouds linger and the sun is setting.
The sun sets on July 3, 2017 near Boston, Massachusetts.
(Alex Wong/AFP)The National Weather Service in Boston said the morning sun rises from northern New England into southern New England by 11 a.m.
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The last time the sun rose above the sea level was March 31, 1979, and it reached the northern coast of Maine at 6:47 p.m., according to NWS data.
The storm that caused a major flood in New Orleans on Saturday also touched down in Maine.
The forecast shows the sun setting in New Hampshire on July 4, with the sun rising from the southern tier of the state by 11:30 a..m, with it rising to the northern tier by 1:20 p., according to the National Weather Services.
The forecast shows it setting in Maine on July 5, with its last sunrise seen at 7:05 p.