Dangerous Wind Chills in the Northeast; High Winds in the High Plains; Heavy Snow Coming to the Sierras

Dangerously cold wind chill temperatures will continue to impact the Northeast U.S. through Saturday evening along with blizzard conditions in northern Maine. High winds may bring power outages, tree and property damage, and difficult travel over the northern Rocky Mountain Front and adjacent High Plains through Saturday afternoon. Heavy snow will move into the Sierras of California Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

Fair with Haze

-31°F

-35°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.35 in (1035.1 mb)
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 4 Feb 7:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles N Lake Placid NY

Wind Chill Warning until February 4, 01:00pm
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Wind Chill Warning
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    Wind Chill Warning until February 4, 01:00pm

    NOW until
    1:00pm Sat

    Wind Chill Warning

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 6. Windy, with a northwest wind 29 to 34 mph becoming west 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon.

    Cold and
    Windy

    High: 6 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 17 by 5am. Wind chill values as low as -16. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 23 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a southwest wind 21 to 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly between 8pm and 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 10am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 27. Northwest wind 7 to 16 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 10. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 10 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. Windy, with a south wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon.

    Cloudy and
    Breezy then
    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain and snow showers likely before 2am, then a chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. Windy, with a west wind 26 to 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Windy

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 6. Windy, with a northwest wind 29 to 34 mph becoming west 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 17 by 5am. Wind chill values as low as -16. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 23 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a southwest wind 21 to 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly between 8pm and 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 10am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 27. Northwest wind 7 to 16 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 10. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Windy, with a south wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow showers likely before 2am, then a chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Windy, with a west wind 26 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 10 to 16 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 28. East wind 13 to 16 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 32. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles N Lake Placid NY
 44.36°N 73.99°W (Elev. 2513 ft)
6:29 am EST Feb 4, 2023
7am EST Feb 4, 2023-6pm EST Feb 10, 2023
 
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