Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

A Few Clouds

77°F

25°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed W 9 G 16 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.1 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 23 Jul 12:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles WSW Lake Clear NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy dense fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, then becoming mostly cloudy toward daybreak, with a low around 54. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Dense
    Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light southeast wind.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 6 to 11 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: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Patchy dense fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly clear, then becoming mostly cloudy toward daybreak, with a low around 54. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light southeast wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind around 7 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light southwest wind.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Light and variable wind.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles WSW Lake Clear NY
 44.33°N 74.36°W (Elev. 1598 ft)
10:25 am EDT Jul 23, 2016
1pm EDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 29, 2016
 
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