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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: 10:53 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014
Sun & Moon Information:
Overcast
Overcast
Temp: 68°F
Humidity: 87%
Wind Speed: E8.1MPH(7KT)
Barometer: 30.05 in.
Dewpoint: 64°F
Heat Index: 68°F
Wind Chill: 68°F
Civil Twilight: 5:40 AM EDT Moon Phase:
Waning Crescent Moon
Waning Crescent Moon
Sunrise: 6:11 AM EDT
Sunset: 7:54 PM EDT
Civil Twilight: 8:25 PM EDT
Forecast for Canton, New York:
Dated: 1037 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014    Expires: 400 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014
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Hi: 71°F
Lo: 59°F Hi: 79°F
Lo: 51°F Hi: 80°F
Lo: 59°F
Pop: 50% Pop: 40%
ZoneCast:
Dated: 1037 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014    Expires: 400 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014
Includes the Cities: Ogdensburg, Potsdam, Gouverneur


Rest Of Today...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds around 10 mph.
Tonight...Cloudy. A chance of showers until midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. East winds around 10 mph until midnight...Becoming light and variable. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Saturday...Mostly cloudy in the morning...Then becoming partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light and variable winds.
Saturday Night...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Light and variable winds.
Sunday...Sunny. Highs around 80. Light and variable winds.
Sunday Night...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
Monday...Partly sunny. Highs around 80.
Monday Night...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Tuesday...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Tuesday Night...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Wednesday...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Wednesday Night...Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Thursday...Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

Weather in the News

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North Country digs out from snow, ice, wind - thousands still without power

Thousands of homes in the North Country are still without power this morning. Heavy snow in the St. Lawrence Valley and a powerful ice storm in Essex and Warren County did the most damage. But power outages stretched to every county in the region. There have been no reports of major injuries or accidents. But as Brian Mann reports, some neighborhoods won't see their power restored until tomorrow afternoon.  Go to full article

Weather lingo: what are snow showers?

You hear the term "snow showers" every so often in NCPR weather forecasts. But who comes up with these descriptions? What are "snow showers" compared to "light snow" or "flurries?" Todd Moe spoke with Burlington meteorologist Conor Lahiff to try to clear up the sometimes confusing language in weather forecasts. So, what exactly are "snow showers?"  Go to full article

Weathering the ice storm in the wilderness

While Jack was driving the back roads, Mike Sheridan was working for the state DEC in the Adirondack back country. In the high country, there was no ice, just a massive deluge of rain. Mike now works as the manager of Elk Lake Lodge, but when the ice storm struck in 1998 he was an interior caretaker rescuing stranded snowshoers near Lake Colden. He told his story to Brian Mann.  Go to full article

North Gower remembers the ice storm

Ice storm conditions in Canada mirrored those across the border in northern New York. Lucy Martin visited North Gower, and found memories there are still vivid. Bruce Seabrook worked the counter at Perkins hardware store.  Go to full article

Utility crews still struggling to restore power

Utility crews are still trying to repair downed power lines caused by this week's wind storm. Jonathan Brown has more.  Go to full article

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