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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: 3:53 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014
Sun & Moon Information:
Overcast
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Temp: 67°F
Humidity: 100%
Wind Speed: E5.8MPH(5KT)
Barometer: 29.98 in.
Dewpoint: 67°F
Heat Index: 67°F
Wind Chill: 67°F
Civil Twilight: 5:38 AM EDT Moon Phase:
Waning Crescent Moon
Waning Crescent Moon
Sunrise: 6:09 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:55 PM EDT
Civil Twilight: 8:26 PM EDT
Forecast for Canton, New York:
Dated: 342 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014    Expires: 400 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014
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Hi: 75°F
Lo: 60°F Hi: 75°F
Lo: 55°F Hi: 79°F
Lo: 59°F
Pop: 70% Pop: 70% Pop: 30%
ZoneCast:
Dated: 342 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014    Expires: 400 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014
Includes the Cities: Ogdensburg, Potsdam, Gouverneur


Today...Showers likely. A chance of thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Tonight...Cloudy. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms until midnight...Then a chance of showers after midnight. Lows around 60. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Friday...Cloudy. A chance of showers...Mainly in the morning. Highs in the mid 70s. East winds around 10 mph in the morning...Becoming light and variable. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Friday Night...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Light and variable winds.
Saturday...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light and variable winds.
Saturday Night...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
Sunday...Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s. Lows around 60.
Monday...Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s. Lows around 60.
Tuesday...Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s. Lows around 60.
Wednesday...Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s. Lows around 60.

Weather in the News

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The El Nino in 1997 as imaged by NASA.  Photo:  NASA, JPL
The El Nino in 1997 as imaged by NASA. Photo: NASA, JPL

How wintry will this winter be? Get your first forecast

As we head into the second week of August, it may seem a little too soon to start thinking about winter and the weather it may bring.

But the National Weather service is already developing early models designed to give some sense of snow and temperature conditions.

The very, very long-term forecast for this winter is for moderate to light snow and warm-ups that could mean a lighter snow pack in the Adirondacks and the Green Mountains.  Go to full article
Blue Mountain Lake. Archive Photo of the Day: Laurie Dirkx
Blue Mountain Lake. Archive Photo of the Day: Laurie Dirkx

This weekend in the Adirondacks

John Warren from the Adirondack Almanack looks at outdoor recreation conditions around the Adirondacks each weekend.

Wetter weather this week has lowered the fire danger and brought the region's rivers and streams to well above normal for this time of year and contributed to muddy and wet areas on some trails, especially low-lying areas, and in the Western Adirondacks which has in general seen more rain over the past two weeks.  Go to full article
Blue Mountain Lake. Archive Photo of the Day: Laurie Dirkx
Blue Mountain Lake. Archive Photo of the Day: Laurie Dirkx

This weekend in the Adirondacks

John Warren from the Adirondack Almanack looks at outdoor recreation conditions around the Adirondacks each weekend.

Drier weather this week has kept the fire danger elevated, and dried most trails, although some low-lying areas remain wet and muddy, especially in the Western Adirondacks.

Rivers and streams around the Adirondack Park have returned to normal for this time of year.  Go to full article
Blue Mountain Lake. Archive Photo of the Day: Laurie Dirkx
Blue Mountain Lake. Archive Photo of the Day: Laurie Dirkx

This weekend in the Adirondacks

John Warren from the Adirondack Almanack looks at outdoor recreation conditions around the Adirondacks each weekend.

The fire danger remains moderate so use care with fire. Remember that it's illegal to leave a fire unattended until it is fully extinguished.  Go to full article

Weather Service confirms North Creek tornado

NORTH CREEK, N.Y. (AP) The National Weather Service has confirmed that a fourth tornado touched down in upstate New York during severe storms that killed four people.

Meteorologists say the twister touched down around 8:40 p.m. Tuesday in the hamlet of North Creek, in the Adirondacks 70 miles north of Albany. The tornado was rated EF-0 with wind speeds of 85 mph.  Go to full article

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