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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: 12:53 PM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014
Sun & Moon Information:
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Temp: 72°F
Humidity: 68%
Wind Speed: SW10.4MPH(9KT)
Barometer: 29.88 in.
Dewpoint: 61°F
Heat Index: 72°F
Wind Chill: 72°F
Civil Twilight: 5:06 AM EDT Moon Phase:
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Sunrise: 5:40 AM EDT
Sunset: 8:32 PM EDT
Civil Twilight: 9:06 PM EDT
Forecast for Canton, New York:
Dated: 131 PM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014    Expires: 400 PM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014
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Hi: 79°F
Lo: 61°F Hi: 75°F
Lo: 61°F Hi: 70°F
Lo: 55°F
Pop: 20% Pop: 70% Pop: 70% Pop: 50% Pop: 70% Pop: 40%
ZoneCast:
Dated: 131 PM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014    Expires: 400 PM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014
Includes the Cities: Ogdensburg, Potsdam, Gouverneur


Rest Of Today...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight...Cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms. Showers likely... Mainly after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Sunday...Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Sunday Night...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Monday...Rain likely. Highs around 70. North winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Monday Night...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. Lows in the mid 50s.
Tuesday...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. Lows in the mid 50s.
Tuesday Night...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. Lows in the mid 50s.
Wednesday...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 70s.
Wednesday Night...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Thursday...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.
Thursday Night...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Friday...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.

Weather in the News

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Winning the Wildfire Battle, Forest Rangers Worry About the Long Campaign

Rain showers on Thursday brought relief to firefighters across the Adirondacks. But with more sunny weather in the forecast, drought conditions are expected to continue into the fall. As Brian Mann reports, state forest rangers worry that the current rash of fires could worsen dramatically in the weeks ahead.  Go to full article

Forests in the Age of Global Warming

Scientists are growing trees in a Northern Wisconsin forest, in a bath of greenhouse gasses. There's a theory that forests can help limit the predicted increase in world temperatures from global warming, and its dire consequences. But early results suggest that Great Lakes forests might struggle to survive the century; doing little to help the survival of the planet. The Great Lakes Radio Consortium's Bob Kelleher has more.  Go to full article

Fires Burn Across Region, Near Niagara Mohawk Corridor

This week's heat wave - and a flurry of lightning storms - have spread forest fires across the north country. Forest rangers are battling a half-dozen blazes, from Willsboro in the east to Diana in the west. As Brian Mann reports, the latest fire is burning in Lewis County, near one of Niagara Mohawk's main power corridors:  Go to full article

Hot Weather Brings Forest Fires To Eastern Adirondacks

Hot, dry weather in the north country has brought a rash of forest fires to the eastern Adirondacks. New York forest rangers and crews from two state prisons are battling the blazes in rugged terrain near Lake George. Brian Mann has details:  Go to full article

Lake Placid Ironman: Tricky Weather Mixes Up The Field

Intense weather played a huge role in Sunday's Lake Placid Ironman. Top finishers Heather Fuhr and Ryan Bolton negotiated a slick bike course to win the event. As Brian Mann reports, the big obstacle for many racers was the muggy heat--and a powerful late-nite thunderstorm:

Locals Fare Well:

A total of fifty-five north country athletes competed in this year's Lake Placid Ironman. Jackie Hatherly, who moved to Lake Placid a year ago, took third place in the women's competition. Amy Farrell, from Ray Brook, finished fifth. The St. Lawrence graduate raced as an ironman pro for the first time. Nick Fitzsimmons, from Ausable Forks, finished in 29th place, with the region's top time--just under ten hours. Finally, Lake Placid's Charles Cowan won the 50-54 year old age group. Cowan--who's fifty--topped ninety other runners to finish in ten hours and seven minutes.  Go to full article

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