Winter Storm Impacting the Central and Eastern U.S.; Another Winter Storm Moves into the West

A strengthening winter storm with trailing cold front will continue to progress across the central U.S. today then the eastern U.S. on Wednesday. Areas of heavy snow, severe thunderstorms, record high temperatures, high winds, and critical fire weather are expected due to the storm. Another storm system is likely to spread heavy rain and snow with strong winds across the West later this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

Fair

60°F

16°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed S 16 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.72 in (1007.7 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Feb 2:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Paul Smiths NY

High Wind Watch February 28, 01:00pm until February 29, 07:00am
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High Wind Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  High near 59. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain showers before 8pm, then snow showers likely.  Low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Windy.
    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 8 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -12. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 16 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. High near 59. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Rain showers before 8pm, then snow showers likely. Low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -12. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 9 to 13 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southeast wind around 9 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. South wind 8 to 14 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Paul Smiths NY
 44.43°N 74.24°W (Elev. 1617 ft)
2:59 pm EST Feb 27, 2024
3pm EST Feb 27, 2024-6pm EST Mar 5, 2024
 
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