r e g i o n a l   w e a t h e r
on:

NCPR is supported by:

Weather for:

Canton, NY
(St. Lawrence Valley)

Saranac Lake, NY
(Northern Adks)

North Creek, NY
(Southern Adks)

Watertown, NY
(Jefferson Cty/1000 Is)

Plattsburgh, NY
(Champlain Valley)

Lowville, NY
(Lewis Cty/Tug Hill)

Burlington, VT
(Western VT)

Ottawa, ON
(Capital Region)

Grenadier Is., ON
(1000 Is, Canada)


Convert Temp:
F
  C

Weather Links

Road Closed iconRoad Closures:
NY | VT

Road Closed iconPower Outages:
Nat. Grid | NYSEG


Forecasts:
Burlington: National Weather Service
From Environment Canada
Severe Weather Watches from NOAA
NYS Traffic Advisory map
Adirondack Weather blog

Listening Forecast:
Tropospheric ducting
Aurora Predictions from the Geophysical Institute, Univ. of Alaska, Fairbanks

Marine Forecasts:
Lake Champlain
St. Lawrence River
Lake Ontario

US Naval Observatory Master Clock
Official Time

Radar:
Albany NEXRAD image (from Intellicast)
Burlington NEXRAD image (from Intellicast)
Syracuse NEXRAD image (from Intellicast)
Syracuse RADAR imagery (from Intellicast

Weather Networks:
The Weather Channel (US)
The Weather Network (Canada)
The WeatherBug from AWS

More Weather Links:
Southern Ontario Storm Chasers
National Data Buoy Center
National Snow and Ice Data Center

Canton, New York, United States (13617)  Lat: 44.60N, Lon: 75.17W
Wx Zone: NYZ087 ICAO Used: KMSS
Your Weather (Options)  |   Canadian Weather  |   International Weather
Enter your "Place, State", US Zip Code or ICAO:  
ZoneCast NowCast Warnings/Advisories Hourly Track Special Radar
Current Conditions
Updated: 2:53 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014
Sun & Moon Information:
Fair
Fair
Temp: 55°F
Humidity: 90%
Wind Speed: NE4.6MPH(4KT)
Barometer: 29.92 in.
Dewpoint: 52°F
Heat Index: 55°F
Wind Chill: 54°F
Civil Twilight: 5:37 AM EDT Moon Phase:
Waning Crescent Moon
Waning Crescent Moon
Sunrise: 6:08 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:57 PM EDT
Civil Twilight: 8:28 PM EDT
Forecast for Canton, New York:
Dated: 112 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014    Expires: 400 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014
7 Day View   
REST
OF
TONIGHT
WEDNESDAY WEDNESDAY
NIGHT
THURSDAY THURSDAY
NIGHT
FRIDAY
Mostly Clear Showers Likely Showers Likely OCCASIONAL Showers Chance of Showers Partly Cloudy
Mostly
Clear
Showers
Likely
Showers
Likely
Occasional
Showers
Chance
Of
Showers
Partly
Cloudy
Lo: 55°F Hi: 80°F
Lo: 65°F Hi: 75°F
Lo: 61°F Hi: 79°F
Lo: 59°F
Pop: 60% Pop: 80% Pop: 80% Pop: 40%
ZoneCast:
Dated: 112 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014    Expires: 400 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014
Includes the Cities: Ogdensburg, Potsdam, Gouverneur


Rest Of Tonight...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Light and variable winds.
Wednesday...Partly sunny in the morning...Then mostly cloudy with showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 80. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Wednesday Night...Showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms until midnight...Then occasional showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 60s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Thursday...Occasional showers. Highs in the mid 70s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Thursday Night...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 60s. Light and variable winds.
Friday...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. Lows in the upper 50s.
Saturday...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. Lows in the upper 50s.
Sunday...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. Lows in the upper 50s.
Monday...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. Lows in the upper 50s.
Tuesday...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. Lows in the upper 50s.

Weather in the News

Show             

This year's heavy rains damage roads, irrigate crops and affect tourism

This summer, wet weather is hammering the North Country and Vermont. Rainfall is well above normal. From farming to tourism, the weather is helping some, hurting others. Jonathan Brown reports.  Go to full article
Jane "Granny" Bashaw, Katie Cariffe, and Lee Ann Pierce fear this winter's high heating costs.
Jane "Granny" Bashaw, Katie Cariffe, and Lee Ann Pierce fear this winter's high heating costs.

North Country prepares for winter heating crisis

It's still plenty hot outside, but North Country residents are already bracing for the cold. Heating oil prices have almost doubled. Kerosene and natural gas are way up, too. People are scared. Local officials fear a season-long crisis, with people have to choose between eating and staying warm. Many communities are taking unprecedented steps to get prepared. David Sommerstein has the first of two reports.  Go to full article

Congress readies for high heating costs

Local, state and national leaders are trying to prepare for a coming storm of high heating costs this winter. Heating oil and natural gas are projected to rise from 20 to 40% over last year. Officials fear many people will have to choose between keeping warm and buying food or medicine. Later this week, we'll hear how local officials are preparing for what they say is a coming crisis. And we'll profile the owner of a local heating oil delivery company, caught between the high cost of oil and their customers' busted budgets. Today, we look at the situation in Washington. Congressman John McHugh supports two measures to provide assistance: more than doubling the amount of money available in the Heating Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), and offering a tax credit to people who spend a lot on heat this winter. McHugh spoke with David Sommerstein.  Go to full article

North Country Red Cross helps Midwest flood victims

Flooding continues to plague the Midwest as a massive surge of rainwater pours down the Mississippi River. At least three Red Cross workers from the North Country have flown to the region to help with recovery efforts. Ed Gordon, from Queensbury, is a former fireman who volunteers with the Adirondack-Saratoga chapter of the Red Cross, headquartered in Glens Falls. Gordon told Brian Mann that he's helping to coordinate the huge number of volunteers pouring into the region.  Go to full article

Several thousand still without power

Several thousand utility customers in the North Country are still dark this morning, mostly in Franklin, Lewis, St. Lawrence and Oswego counties Martha Foley has more.  Go to full article

« first   « previous 5   461-465 of 711 stories   next 5 »   last »