Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

Overcast

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.18 in (1025.7 mb)
Dewpoint 7°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Mar 6:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Keene Valley NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow showers before 1am, then a chance of freezing drizzle.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Very windy, with a west wind 29 to 34 mph increasing to 41 to 46 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Very Windy.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of freezing drizzle before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 30. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 32 mph.

    Windy. Slight
    Chance
    Freezing
    Drizzle then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. North wind 11 to 16 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 45. Very windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 40 mph. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

    Sunny and
    Very Windy

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Very windy, with a southwest wind 31 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 33 mph.

    Windy. Mostly
    Cloudy then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Strong and damaging winds, with a southwest wind 39 to 49 mph increasing to 50 to 60 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 75 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Damaging
    Winds

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Very windy, with a west wind 45 to 50 mph decreasing to 33 to 38 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Very Windy

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Very windy, with a west wind 50 to 55 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of snow showers before 1am, then a chance of freezing drizzle. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Very windy, with a west wind 29 to 34 mph increasing to 41 to 46 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
A slight chance of freezing drizzle before 10am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 30. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 32 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. North wind 11 to 16 mph becoming light and variable.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Very windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 40 mph. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Very windy, with a southwest wind 31 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Windy, with a southwest wind 30 to 33 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Strong and damaging winds, with a southwest wind 39 to 49 mph increasing to 50 to 60 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 75 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Very windy, with a west wind 45 to 50 mph decreasing to 33 to 38 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Very windy, with a west wind 50 to 55 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Very windy, with a northwest wind 45 to 55 mph decreasing to 23 to 33 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 32 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Blustery, with a northwest wind 21 to 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Blustery, with a northwest wind 11 to 20 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Keene Valley NY
 44.21°N 73.84°W (Elev. 3589 ft)
6:21 pm EST Mar 8, 2021
7pm EST Mar 8, 2021-6pm EDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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