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Wintery Weather Stretching from the West Coast to the Great Lakes

Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for the Great Lakes with 2 to 3 feet storm total snow possible. Arctic Air extends across much of the U.S. with breezy winds and temperatures 15-35 degrees below normal in the Northern Plains. Out west, heavy mountain snow and some low elevation snow and freezing rain forecast as a warmer weather system interacts with the Arctic airmass. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Albany International Airport (KALB)

Lat: 42.75°NLon: 73.8°WElev: 285ft.

Fog in Vicinity

34°F

1°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 Dec 9:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Rensselaer NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered snow showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered snow showers, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 14 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Calm wind.
Thursday
Scattered snow showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Scattered snow showers, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 14 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 6 to 13 mph.
Saturday
Isolated snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
A chance of snow after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of snow before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of snow after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Rensselaer NY
 42.65°N 73.75°W (Elev. 102 ft)
9:57 pm EST Dec 7, 2016
10pm EST Dec 7, 2016-6pm EST Dec 14, 2016
 
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