Juicy Pacific Storms; Cold and Wintry Weather Pattern in the Upper Midwest

Very wet storms will impact California and some surrounding states over the next several days. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding, and mud and debris flows on burn scars. Heavy snow will impact the western mountains, with blizzards in the California mountains. Meanwhile, a series of storms will bring snow, freezing rain, and bitter cold, especially, later this weekend, to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

Overcast

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed SW 13 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill12°F (-11°C)
Last update 16 Jan 2:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Saranac Lake NY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy snow showers and freezing drizzle.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy snow showers and freezing drizzle before 7am, then snow showers likely. The snow could be heavy at times.  Cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 27 by 10am, then falling to around 18 during the remainder of the day. Southwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Heavy Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Wind chill values as low as -22. West wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -20. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 4. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 4 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 26. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 26 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -5 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 7. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 7 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow.  Low around -1. East wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow

    Low: -1 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy snow showers and freezing drizzle. Cloudy, with a low around 25. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Patchy snow showers and freezing drizzle before 7am, then snow showers likely. The snow could be heavy at times. Cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 27 by 10am, then falling to around 18 during the remainder of the day. Southwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Wind chill values as low as -22. West wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -20. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 4. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 26. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Northwest wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 1pm. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 7. Light and variable wind.
Saturday Night
Snow. Low around -1. East wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Snow. High near 9. East wind 7 to 9 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around -16. Northwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
M.L.King Day
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near -4. West wind around 9 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -16. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 7. West wind around 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Saranac Lake NY
 44.33°N 74.14°W (Elev. 1598 ft)
2:57 am EST Jan 16, 2019
3am EST Jan 16, 2019-6pm EST Jan 22, 2019
 
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