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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Partly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SW 16 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 10:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Buffalo NY

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 15 to 17 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 67. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 7 to 16 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Windy, with a southwest wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Windy

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Low around 64. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 15 to 17 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 67. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 7 to 16 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Windy, with a southwest wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Low around 64. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Buffalo NY
 42.89°N 78.87°W (Elev. 604 ft)
10:36 am EDT Aug 20, 2017
11am EDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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