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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

41°F

5°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed NE 22 G 30 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1022.3 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 30 Apr 7:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Buffalo NY

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  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

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  High near 74. South wind 8 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. Windy, with a southwest wind 18 to 23 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A slight chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. High near 74. South wind 8 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Windy, with a southwest wind 18 to 23 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Buffalo NY
 42.89°N 78.87°W (Elev. 604 ft)
7:36 am EDT Apr 30, 2017
8am EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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