Major Winter Storm System Will Bring A Variety Of Impacts To The Central, Southern, And Eastern U.S. Through The Weekend

An impactful winter storm will track from the Plains to New England through Sunday, with bitter cold behind it. Heavy snow is likely from the Corn Belt to interior Northeast, with significant ice accumulations in the Ohio Valley and New England. Farther south, heavy rain could lead to flooding in the Tennessee Valley on Saturday, with isolated severe thunderstorms in the lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

17°F

-8°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 18 Jan 6:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Saranac Lake NY

Winter Storm Warning January 19, 04:00pm until January 20, 04:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Today

    Today: Snow showers likely, mainly between 1pm and 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 26. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 26 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -12. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south after midnight.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -4 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 9. Wind chill values as low as -12. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    High: 9 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -14. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: -3 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, mainly before 2pm, then a chance of snow showers after 2pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 6. North wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    then Snow
    Likely

    High: 6 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -16. Northwest wind around 9 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -16 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Partly sunny and cold, with a high near -3. Northwest wind around 9 mph.

    Cold

    High: -3 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -18. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -18 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Calm wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers likely, mainly between 1pm and 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 26. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -12. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south after midnight. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 9. Wind chill values as low as -12. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -14. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow, mainly before 2pm, then a chance of snow showers after 2pm. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 6. North wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -16. Northwest wind around 9 mph.
M.L.King Day
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near -3. Northwest wind around 9 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -18. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Calm wind.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 32. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. West wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Saranac Lake NY
 44.33°N 74.12°W (Elev. 1598 ft)
6:38 am EST Jan 18, 2019
7am EST Jan 18, 2019-6pm EST Jan 24, 2019
 
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