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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 21 Aug 5:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles NW Rainbow Lake NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Occasional showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  High near 81. South wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Low around 58. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Tuesday
Occasional showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. High near 81. South wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Low around 58. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Light and variable wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Light and variable wind.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles NW Rainbow Lake NY
 44.58°N 74.27°W (Elev. 1598 ft)
3:51 pm EDT Aug 21, 2017
6pm EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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