Heavy Snow In Upper Midwest; Locally Heavy Rain with Mountain Snow Out West

A quick-moving clipper system is expected to produce a streak of heavy snow from the Dakotas through the Upper Mississippi Valley and Great Lakes. Meanwhile, a series of storm systems will keep the West wet and unsettled through this weekend, bringing rounds of locally heavy rainfall and widespread heavy snowfall across the terrain from the Casacdes and Sierra to the northern and central Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

Partly Cloudy

14°F

-10°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed W 12 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.26 in (1027.8 mb)
Dewpoint 6°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill0°F (-18°C)
Last update 11 Dec 10:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Placid NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -13. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -12. West wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. South wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of sleet before 10pm, then rain.  Low around 30. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Sleet
    then Rain

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 41. Light southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain before midnight, then rain and snow showers between midnight and 1am, then snow showers after 1am.  Low around 28. Light and variable wind becoming west 13 to 18 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 33 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. West wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 12 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -13. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -12. West wind 7 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 5 to 11 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. South wind 7 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of sleet before 10pm, then rain. Low around 30. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Saturday
Rain. High near 41. Light southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain before midnight, then rain and snow showers between midnight and 1am, then snow showers after 1am. Low around 28. Light and variable wind becoming west 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. West wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21. West wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Light and variable wind.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 27. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 12. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 22. West wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Placid NY
 44.29°N 73.97°W (Elev. 1877 ft)
6:17 pm EST Dec 11, 2019
11pm EST Dec 11, 2019-6pm EST Dec 18, 2019
 
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