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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 5:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles NW Rainbow Lake NY

  • Today

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Gradual Clearing

    Gradual
    Clearing

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 72. West wind 11 to 15 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 40. Calm wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph after midnight.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 10 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind 7 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. North wind around 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind around 7 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. East wind around 8 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles NW Rainbow Lake NY
 44.58°N 74.27°W
5:04 am EDT May 28, 2015
7am EDT May 28, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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