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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 THU APR 17 2014
Sun & Moon Information:
Fair
Fair
Temp: 22°F
Humidity: 89%
Wind Speed: CALM
Barometer: 30.72 in.
Dewpoint: 19°F
Heat Index: 22°F
Wind Chill: 22°F
Civil Twilight: 5:41 AM EDT Moon Phase:
Waning Gibbous Moon
Waning Gibbous Moon
Sunrise: 6:12 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:47 PM EDT
Civil Twilight: 8:18 PM EDT
Forecast for Canton, New York:
Dated: 428 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014    Expires: 400 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014
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Hi: 51°F
Lo: 31°F Hi: 59°F
Lo: 39°F Hi: 49°F
Hi: 59°F
Lo: 31°F
Pop: 50%
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Dated: 428 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014    Expires: 400 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014
Includes the Cities: Ogdensburg, Potsdam, Gouverneur


Today...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight...Mostly clear until midnight...Then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Friday...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
Saturday...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
Saturday Night...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.
Sunday...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.
Sunday Night...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
Monday...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s.
Monday Night...Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s.
Tuesday...Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s.
Wednesday...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 50s.

Weather in the News

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

Surging rivers hit roads, damage hydro dam

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.

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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