Threat For Severe Thunderstorms For The Mid Atlantic And Northeast; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

Showers and thunderstorms will impact the Mid Atlantic and Northeast U.S. on Tuesday. Some of the storms could produce damaging winds, large hail, and heavy rainfall. Localized flooding will be possible. The major I-95 cities from Washington D.C. to New York could be impacted. Major Hurricane Lane will turn northwest and could impact the Hawaiian Islands late week and into the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Light Rain

72°F

22°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.3 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 9:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Buffalo NY

  • Today

    Today: Occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Low around 65. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Heavy
    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of thunderstorms before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Low around 65. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
A chance of thunderstorms before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Buffalo NY
 42.89°N 78.87°W (Elev. 604 ft)
9:25 am EDT Aug 21, 2018
10am EDT Aug 21, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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