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

22°F

-6°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill12°F (-11°C)
Last update 18 Jan 10:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Raquette Lake NY

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

    Today: A chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 28 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of snow showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Wind chill values as low as -13. West wind 6 to 14 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: -5 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow, mainly after 3pm.  High near 13. Wind chill values as low as -16. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow

    High: 13 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -8. East wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 5 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, mainly before 1pm, then a chance of snow showers after 4pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow after 4pm. High near 9. North wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 9 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 1am.  Areas of blowing snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -17. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: -17 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Partly sunny and cold, with a high near -3.

    Cold

    High: -3 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -17.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
A slight chance of snow showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Wind chill values as low as -13. West wind 6 to 14 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Snow, mainly after 3pm. High near 13. Wind chill values as low as -16. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -8. East wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 8 to 12 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow, mainly before 1pm, then a chance of snow showers after 4pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow after 4pm. High near 9. North wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 1am. Areas of blowing snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -17. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
M.L.King Day
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near -3.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -17.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Raquette Lake NY
 43.8°N 74.62°W (Elev. 1795 ft)
9:56 am EST Jan 18, 2019
11am EST Jan 18, 2019-6pm EST Jan 24, 2019
 
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