Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

A Few Clouds and Breezy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed SW 21 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Buffalo NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 11 to 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 5 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 6 to 9 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

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 11 to 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 5 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Buffalo NY
 42.89°N 78.87°W (Elev. 604 ft)
2:24 pm EDT May 24, 2016
4pm EDT May 24, 2016-6pm EDT May 31, 2016
 
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