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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Dunkirk, Chautauqua County / Dunkirk Airport (KDKK)

Lat: 42.49°NLon: 79.28°WElev: 692ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

75°F

24°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.6 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 6:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Dunkirk NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 72. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 72. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Dunkirk NY
 42.49°N 79.32°W (Elev. 600 ft)
5:48 pm EDT Aug 17, 2017
7pm EDT Aug 17, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2017
 
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