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Canton, New York, United States (13617)  Lat: 44.60N, Lon: 75.17W
Wx Zone: NYZ087 ICAO Used: KMSS
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Current Conditions
Updated: 6:53 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014
Sun & Moon Information:
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Temp: 20°F
Humidity: 68%
Wind Speed: NW12.7MPH(11KT)
Barometer: 30.31 in.
Dewpoint: 11°F
Heat Index: 20°F
Wind Chill: 7°F
Civil Twilight: 5:43 AM EDT Moon Phase:
Waning Gibbous Moon
Waning Gibbous Moon
Sunrise: 6:14 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:46 PM EDT
Civil Twilight: 8:17 PM EDT
Forecast for Canton, New York:
Dated: 728 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014    Expires: 400 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014
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Sunny Clear Mostly Sunny Mostly Clear Mostly Sunny Chance of Showers
Sunny Clear Mostly
Sunny
Mostly
Clear
Mostly
Sunny
Chance
Of
Showers
Hi: 35°F
Lo: 19°F Hi: 51°F
Lo: 31°F Hi: 59°F
Lo: 39°F
Pop: 40%
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Dated: 728 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014    Expires: 400 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014
FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING

Includes the Cities: Ogdensburg, Potsdam, Gouverneur


Today...Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds around 10 mph.
Tonight...Clear. Lows around 19. Light and variable winds... Becoming southeast around 10 mph after midnight.
Thursday...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
Friday...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
Saturday...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 50s.
Saturday Night...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 50s.
Sunday...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 50s.
Monday...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.
Monday Night...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s.
Tuesday...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs around 60.

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The St. Regis Falls dam on Monday. Photo: John Carr, provided by Everett Smith
The St. Regis Falls dam on Monday. Photo: John Carr, provided by Everett Smith

Wednesday morning flooding redux

Despite last night's cold weather, flood watches and warnings remain in effect for all of the North Country and Vermont. Significant flooding, sparked by rain and snow melt, has already been reported in much of the region, with a state of emergency declared in St. Lawrence County and roads closed by high water in many counties.

At this hour, the National Weather Service is reporting moderate flooding on the Black River in Watertown and the the Hudson River at North Creek.

A National Grid substation on Rt. 53 in St. Lawrence County was inundated by water on Tuesday, but National Grid spokeswoman Virginia Limmiatis says the 1300 customers served by that substation are now getting their power from another feeder.

In Saranac Lake, meanwhile, village Mayor Clyde Rabideau says the community is watching their dam closely as snowmelt surges down from the Saranac chain of lakes into the narrow river.

The high water is also putting pressure on the region's dams. On the east branch of the St. Regis River in St. Regis Falls, a hydro dam owned by Azure Mountain Power was damaged this week by ice and high water.  Go to full article

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