Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

Mostly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed W 9 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 25 May 1:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Placid NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3pm and 5pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 11pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3pm and 5pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 11pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind around 7 mph.
Memorial Day
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Placid NY
 44.29°N 73.97°W (Elev. 1877 ft)
12:12 pm EDT May 25, 2016
1pm EDT May 25, 2016-6pm EDT May 31, 2016
 
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