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Heavy Rain and Flooding, and Significant Wintry Impacts for the Central U.S.

A strong frontal boundary slowing as it moves into the central U.S. will tap into deep moisture to produce heavy rain and flooding, and a significant ice storm. Rain totals up to 7 inches, with isolated higher amounts, will be possible. Significant icing up to a third of an inch may occur in the central Plains and Middle Missouri Valley. Continued cold weather with snow to low elevations out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Overcast

17°C

63°F

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed SW 24 G 41 km/h
Barometer 1019.2 mb (30.10 in)
Dewpoint 14°C (57°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 20 Feb 5:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Greater Buffalo International Airport NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers before 7pm, then a chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 21 to 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm.  Temperature falling to around 4 by 5pm. Southwest wind 21 to 29 km/h becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Rain

    High: 14 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Northwest wind 11 to 13 km/h becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 4pm, then a slight chance of snow after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3. East wind 13 to 21 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 3 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of snow showers before 1am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. East wind 13 to 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: -2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain, mainly after 10am.  High near 8. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Rain

    High: 8 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 2. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 2 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 7. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 7 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers before 7pm, then a chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 21 to 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Wednesday
Rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm. Temperature falling to around 4 by 5pm. Southwest wind 21 to 29 km/h becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Northwest wind 11 to 13 km/h becoming northeast after midnight.
Thursday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 4pm, then a slight chance of snow after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3. East wind 13 to 21 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before 1am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. East wind 13 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Rain, mainly after 10am. High near 8. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 2. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 7. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 12. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Breezy.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 7.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 6.
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Point Forecast:
Greater Buffalo International Airport NY
 42.92°N 78.75°W (Elev. 203 m)
6:37 pm EST Feb 20, 2018
6pm EST Feb 20, 2018-6pm EST Feb 27, 2018
 
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