Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Great Lakes into Ohio Valley; Heavy to Excessive Rainfall Over the Southern Plains

Severe thunderstorms will race along a cold front from the Upper Mississippi Valley into the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley with the main threat being damaging winds. The tail end of this front will possibly produce heavy to excessive rainfall across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley through Saturday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

Thunderstorm Light Rain Fog/Mist

62°F

17°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 16 G 25 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 21 Sep 9:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles SW Keene Valley NY

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Very windy, with a southwest wind 47 to 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Very Windy

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely.  Low around 37. Strong and damaging winds, with a southwest wind 55 to 60 mph decreasing to 45 to 50 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Damaging
    Winds

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy then
    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 33. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 10 to 14 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 48. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 29 to 34 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Very windy, with a south wind 30 to 40 mph increasing to 45 to 55 mph. Winds could gust as high as 70 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Very Windy

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Very windy, with a southwest wind 47 to 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely. Low around 37. Strong and damaging winds, with a southwest wind 55 to 60 mph decreasing to 45 to 50 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 14 to 19 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 33. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 10 to 14 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 48. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 29 to 34 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 44 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Very windy, with a south wind 30 to 40 mph increasing to 45 to 55 mph. Winds could gust as high as 70 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Very windy, with a southwest wind 47 to 55 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Windy, with a northwest wind 34 to 39 mph decreasing to 24 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 49 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles SW Keene Valley NY
 44.11°N 73.92°W (Elev. 4767 ft)
8:39 am EDT Sep 21, 2018
10am EDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 27, 2018
 
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