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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 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014
Sun & Moon Information:
Fair
Fair
Temp: 32°F
Humidity: 43%
Wind Speed: W13.8MPH G TO17.3(12MPH G TO15KT)
Barometer: 30.51 in.
Dewpoint: 12°F
Heat Index: 32°F
Wind Chill: 22°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: 340 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014    Expires: 400 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014
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Lo: 18°F Hi: 51°F
Lo: 31°F Hi: 59°F
Lo: 39°F Hi: 49°F
Pop: 50% Pop: 50%
ZoneCast:
Dated: 340 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014    Expires: 400 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014
Includes the Cities: Ogdensburg, Potsdam, Gouverneur


Tonight...Clear. Lows around 18. Southwest winds around 10 mph until midnight...Becoming light and variable.
Thursday...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
Thursday Night...Mostly clear until midnight...Then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
Friday...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 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 with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 40s.
Saturday Night...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid 50s.
Sunday...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid 50s.
Sunday Night...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 50s.
Monday...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 50s.
Monday Night...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.
Tuesday...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s.
Tuesday Night...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 50s.
Wednesday...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 50s.

Weather in the News

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Farmers Hope Summer Ends Dry

For the North Country's dairy farmers, summer is the time to grow nutritious feed to get the herd through the winter. And from the layperson's perspective, it looks like the cold and rain have stunted the crops. Yesterday, David Sommerstein went out to the cornfields of the Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County to find out how farmers are faring. He spoke with agronomist Pete Barney, who says it's been a challenge.  Go to full article

Natural Selections: Hurricanes

From late summer to December is hurricane season. Dr. Curt Stager talks with Martha Foley about how these counterclockwise storms form, and about their signature features--the deceptively calm eye, and the often-deadly storm surge.  Go to full article

Debate Over St. Lawrence Water Levels

The International Joint Commission is four years into a five-year, $20 million study of water flows in Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River. It's looking at how water levels affect everything on or in the water - from harbor drafts in Montreal to boaters in the Thousand Islands to muskee in the St. Lawrence to homeowners outside Rochester. The IJC is holding meetings in Massena tonight and Alexandria Bay tomorrow to gather public input. Dalton Foster, Massena, is president of the International Water Levels Coalition, a grassroots citizen group. He's the former chairman of the public input branch of the IJC study. He told David Sommerstein the St. Lawrence Seaway and Massena power dam forever altered the way water flows to the ocean.  Go to full article

A 'Dimmer' View of Climate Change

You've probably heard about global warming, maybe also climactic cooling. Scientists have identified another phenomenon called 'global dimming'. They say the world is getting darker. David Sommerstein reports.  Go to full article

Commentary: Global Warming

The commission charged with reviewing security before and after the terrorist attacks of September 11 hasn't finished its work yet, but two days of public hearings last week gave a glimpse of its progress. But commentator Robert Dickie wonders about how we will face an even bigger threat to our security and safety.  Go to full article

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