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Active Weather Pattern in the West and into the Central U.S.

A series of weather systems will bring locally heavy rain, 1 to 3 feet of mountain snow, and strong winds up to 75 mph across the western states. Later this weekend and early next week, a strong low pressure system will spread wintry conditions and strong winds from the Plains into the Upper Midwest. Strengthening winds in the Southern Plains will increase fire weather threats. Warmer in the east. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Light Snow Blowing Snow

20°F

-7°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SW 18 G 37 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill5°F (-15°C)
Last update 18 Jan 2:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Buffalo NY

Winter Weather Advisory until January 18, 07:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 18, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Thu

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow before 4pm, then snow showers likely after 4pm.  Areas of blowing snow. High near 23. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered snow showers before midnight, then scattered flurries after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then
    Scattered
    Flurries and
    Breezy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Southwest wind around 18 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Windy, with a southwest wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Cloudy, with a high near 39.

    Cloudy

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow before 4pm, then snow showers likely after 4pm. Areas of blowing snow. High near 23. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
Scattered snow showers before midnight, then scattered flurries after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Southwest wind around 18 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Windy, with a southwest wind 16 to 21 mph increasing to 23 to 28 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Windy, with a southwest wind 20 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.
Saturday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 34.
Sunday
Cloudy, with a high near 39.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Rain. Low around 40. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Buffalo NY
 42.89°N 78.87°W (Elev. 604 ft)
12:48 pm EST Jan 18, 2018
3pm EST Jan 18, 2018-6pm EST Jan 25, 2018
 
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