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Severe weather, flash flooding possible across parts of central U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon & evening across parts of the central U.S. from northern Oklahoma across the mid-Mississippi Valley and into the Great Lakes. A few strong to severe storms may also occur over parts of the Southeast & mid-Atlantic. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding across parts of the central & southern Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Mostly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 6 Jul 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Orchard Park NY

  • Late
    Afternoon

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Late Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 3pm and 5pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly sunny, then becoming cloudy during the afternoon, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 9 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 3am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, mainly before 9am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Orchard Park NY
 42.77°N 78.74°W (Elev. 879 ft)
1:39 pm EDT Jul 6, 2015
5pm EDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 13, 2015
 
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