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Heavy Snow For Portions of the Northeast; Great Lakes

Moderate to heavy snow will return to the Northeast and New England over the next couple of days. Heavy Lake Effect Snow will continue to the lee of the Great Lakes. Light snow will fall across portions of the Tennessee Valley; working into the Mid-Atlantic by mid-week. Meanwhile, elevated fire weather conditions will continue in southern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Light Snow Blowing Snow

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed NW 14 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.54 in (1001.1 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 1.25 mi
Wind Chill17°F (-8°C)
Last update 12 Dec 9:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Buffalo NY

Winter Weather Advisory until December 13, 01:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until December 13, 01:00pm

    NOW until
    1:00pm Wed

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Periods of snow, mainly before 1pm, then scattered snow showers after 1pm.  Areas of blowing snow before 1pm. High near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered snow showers before 9pm, then periods of snow after 9pm.  Areas of blowing snow after 9pm. Low around 17. Breezy, with a west wind 22 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow before 3pm, then isolated snow showers between 3pm and 4pm.  Areas of blowing snow before 8am. High near 21. Blustery, with a west wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow then
    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 21 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. West wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 21 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 27 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Periods of snow, mainly before 1pm, then scattered snow showers after 1pm. Areas of blowing snow before 1pm. High near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Scattered snow showers before 9pm, then periods of snow after 9pm. Areas of blowing snow after 9pm. Low around 17. Breezy, with a west wind 22 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow before 3pm, then isolated snow showers between 3pm and 4pm. Areas of blowing snow before 8am. High near 21. Blustery, with a west wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of flurries. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Buffalo NY
 42.91°N 78.9°W (Elev. 600 ft)
9:54 am EST Dec 12, 2017
10am EST Dec 12, 2017-6pm EST Dec 18, 2017
 
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