Severe Storms and Heavy Rain in the Midwest; Heat in Several Locations

Strong to severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, heavy rain, and flash flooding are expected across the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley on Monday, especially Kansas into Missouri. Meanwhile, heat will consume several locations from the Northeast (Boston and New York City), in the Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley (Memphis and St. Louis) and persisting around the Phoenix metro area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

Overcast

65°F

18°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 9 Aug 7:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles SSW Lake Placid NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind 13 to 16 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 9 to 17 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy. Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind around 7 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. East wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind 13 to 16 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 9 to 17 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 20 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind around 7 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. East wind around 7 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73. East wind 6 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a southeast wind 18 to 24 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Windy, with a southeast wind 21 to 26 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Windy, with a southeast wind 28 to 33 mph decreasing to 21 to 26 mph after midnight.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. South wind 7 to 11 mph.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles SSW Lake Placid NY
 44.19°N 74.05°W (Elev. 3123 ft)
6:18 pm EDT Aug 9, 2020
8pm EDT Aug 9, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 16, 2020
 
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