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Arctic Air Plunges into the Great Lakes, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic

Arctic air dropping through the northern and eastern U.S. and a storm off the east coast will bring periods of snow, very cold wind chills and hazardous traveling conditions from the Upper Great Lakes to the Northeast. Meanwhile in southern California, Santa Ana winds will decrease but hot, dry air will remain over the area with elevated fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

Overcast

5°F

-15°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SW 9 G 16 mph
Barometer 29.43 in (1000.4 mb)
Dewpoint 2°F (-17°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill-9°F (-23°C)
Last update 13 Dec 7:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Placid NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of blowing snow before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -15. West wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -4 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of blowing snow after 1pm. Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny and cold, with a high near 7. Wind chill values as low as -17. West wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny then
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 7 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Areas of blowing snow before 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -20. West wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Snow then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: -4 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -18. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 19 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 11 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 21 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Light west wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 23 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of blowing snow before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -15. West wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Thursday
Areas of blowing snow after 1pm. Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny and cold, with a high near 7. Wind chill values as low as -17. West wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Areas of blowing snow before 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -20. West wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -18. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Light west wind.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. West wind around 6 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind around 9 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. West wind 10 to 13 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Placid NY
 44.29°N 73.97°W (Elev. 1877 ft)
6:30 pm EST Dec 13, 2017
8pm EST Dec 13, 2017-6pm EST Dec 20, 2017
 
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