Severe Weather and Flood Potential for the East; Fire Weather Concerns for the Southwest and Alaska

Severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall will affect the eastern portions of the country today. Across the Pacific Northwest and northern Plains, showers with the chance for severe thunderstorms later today. For the Southwest and southern portions of Alaska, fire weather concerns expected today and could extend into the holiday weekend. Rip currents are possible for the east coast and Puerto Rico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

Overcast

65°F

18°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1009.6 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 8:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Placid NY

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 56. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and 3pm, then a chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. West wind 8 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 9 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 6 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 11 to 14 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 56. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and 3pm, then a chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. West wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 9 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Memorial Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 6 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 11 to 14 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 6 to 13 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind 7 to 11 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Placid NY
 44.29°N 73.97°W (Elev. 1877 ft)
7:11 am EDT May 27, 2022
9am EDT May 27, 2022-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2022
 
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