Dangerous Heat and Humidity Building from the Plains to the East Coast

A strengthening ridge of high pressure will produce much above average temperatures from the Plains to the East Coast, a true summer heat wave. Highs in the 90s and triple digits combined w/ humidity and dewpoints surging into the upper 70s, if not low 80s, will create heat indices as high as 110 to 115 through this weekend. Air quality will likely be poor due to haze and little air circulation. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jul 7:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NW Raquette Lake NY

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NW Raquette Lake NY
 43.85°N 74.7°W (Elev. 2116 ft)
6:29 am EDT Jul 18, 2019
7am EDT Jul 18, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 24, 2019
 
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