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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 JUL 24 2014
Sun & Moon Information:
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
Temp: 58°F
Humidity: 70%
Wind Speed: N6.9MPH(6KT)
Barometer: 29.94 in.
Dewpoint: 48°F
Heat Index: 58°F
Wind Chill: 57°F
Civil Twilight: 5:03 AM EDT Moon Phase:
Waning Crescent Moon
Waning Crescent Moon
Sunrise: 5:38 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:34 PM EDT
Civil Twilight: 9:09 PM EDT
Forecast for Canton, New York:
Dated: 337 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014    Expires: 400 PM EDT THU JUL 24 2014
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Hi: 71°F
Lo: 51°F Hi: 79°F
Lo: 55°F Hi: 80°F
Lo: 61°F
Pop: 50%
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Dated: 337 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014    Expires: 400 PM EDT THU JUL 24 2014
Includes the Cities: Ogdensburg, Potsdam, Gouverneur


Today...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
Tonight...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. West winds around 10 mph... Becoming south after midnight.
Friday...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
Saturday...Partly sunny. Highs around 80. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
Saturday Night...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 60s.
Sunday...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Sunday Night...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Monday...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Monday Night...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Tuesday...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 70s.
Tuesday Night...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.
Wednesday...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.

Weather in the News

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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

Weather service: Tornado hit homes where 4 died

SMITHFIELD, N.Y. (AP) The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado destroyed the homes in upstate New York where four people were killed.

Barbara Watson, the meteorologist leading the agency's survey team says that the violent winds Tuesday were at least 100 mph and reached undetermined higher speeds to cause the damage they're seeing in the town of Smithfield, between Syracuse and Utica.  Go to full article
Cherry Grove Pier in North Myrtle Beach during Hurricane Arthur. Photo: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/lekeiner/14586771773/">Louis Keiner</a>, Creative Commons, some rights reserved
Cherry Grove Pier in North Myrtle Beach during Hurricane Arthur. Photo: Louis Keiner, Creative Commons, some rights reserved

Disaster readiness program pools community knowledge and experience

The National Weather Service predicts 2014 will be a relatively tame hurricane season, but already, this July 4th saw Hurricane Arthur brushing the North Carolina coast.

Significant hurricanes like Sandy and Irene as well Tropical Storm Lee, have led Governor Cuomo to order training so New Yorkers can be their own first responders.

The Inovation Trail's Jenna Flanagan spoke with the head of the state Department of Homeland Security, Jerome Hauer, who's leading the creation of the Citizen Preparedness Corps.  Go to full article
Photo: <a href=" https://www.flickr.com/photos/reallyboring/14525283356//"> Eric Allix Rogers <br /></a>, Creative Commons, some rights reserved<br />
Photo: Eric Allix Rogers
, Creative Commons, some rights reserved

Severe thunderstorms hit eastern NY for second day

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) Strong thunderstorms are hitting eastern New York for a second day, with damaging winds triggering a tornado warning west of Albany and the threat of flash floods through the evening.

The National Weather Service says a tornado was possible in a line of storms that moved through parts of Herkimer, Montgomery and Fulton counties late Thursday afternoon.  Go to full article

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