Locally Heavy Rainfall with Mountain Snows Out West

A series of storm systems will move onshore across the West Coast through early this weekend, bringing several rounds of locally heavy rainfall, with several feet of snowfall to the mountains from the Cascades to the Central Rockies. Dangerous surf is also likely for coastal areas. Meanwhile, locally heavy lake effect snows will continue downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario into Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.39°NLon: 74.2°WElev: 1663ft.

Light Snow

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed SW 14 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1018.6 mb)
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill12°F (-11°C)
Last update 11 Dec 2:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Placid NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers likely, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -10. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -7. West wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Wind chill values as low as zero. South wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. South wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain before 4am, then rain.  Low around 29. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 40. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 3 to 7 mph. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. West wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers likely, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -10. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -7. West wind 8 to 13 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Wind chill values as low as zero. South wind 6 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain before 4am, then rain. Low around 29. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain. High near 40. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 3 to 7 mph. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 33. West wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 27. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. West wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Placid NY
 44.29°N 73.97°W (Elev. 1877 ft)
1:05 pm EST Dec 11, 2019
3pm EST Dec 11, 2019-6pm EST Dec 18, 2019
 
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