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.

Fog

50°F

10°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Last update 24 Jul 3:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Raquette Lake NY

  • Today

    Today: Patchy dense fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Dense
    Fog then
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy dense fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 6 to 10 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
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Raquette Lake NY
 43.84°N 74.64°W (Elev. 1765 ft)
4:14 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
4am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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