Heavy Precipitation for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Southwest High Plains

A Moderate Risk of Excessive Rainfall remains in effect along portions of coastal southern California today. Heavy rain, gusty winds and heavy mountain snow in California are expected to become less intense by Wednesday. Meanwhile, a warming trend is expected to expand from the Great Plains into the Midwest through midweek. Fire weather concerns increase Wednesday for the Southwest High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

Fair

17°F

-8°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.36 in (1031.5 mb)
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 20 Feb 7:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Placid NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as zero. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 7 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 36. Wind chill values as low as -1. South wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 40. South wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 8pm, then a chance of snow showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely before noon, then rain and snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. South wind around 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Northwest wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 0 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 12 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. West wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as zero. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 36. Wind chill values as low as -1. South wind 5 to 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind around 8 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40. South wind around 8 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers before 7pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 8pm, then a chance of snow showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Snow showers likely before noon, then rain and snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38. South wind around 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Northwest wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 12. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. West wind 6 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind around 11 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. West wind 11 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south after midnight.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Placid NY
 44.27°N 73.98°W (Elev. 1759 ft)
6:10 pm EST Feb 20, 2024
8pm EST Feb 20, 2024-6pm EST Feb 27, 2024
 
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