Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Mostly Cloudy

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1020.0 mb)
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill15°F (-9°C)
Last update 17 Jan 5:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Cheektowaga NY

Winter Storm Watch January 19, 01:00pm until January 21, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly after midnight.  Low around 26. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely before 9am, then a chance of snow showers, mainly between 9am and 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. West wind 8 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered flurries with a slight chance of snow showers before 1am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow, mainly after 10am.  High near 20. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 20 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 10. Northeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  Areas of blowing snow. High near 13. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 13 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Areas of blowing snow. Low around -1. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: -1 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy and cold, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 8 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 0 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow, mainly after midnight. Low around 26. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Friday
Snow likely before 9am, then a chance of snow showers, mainly between 9am and 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 32. West wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
Scattered flurries with a slight chance of snow showers before 1am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Snow, mainly after 10am. High near 20. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 10. Northeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Snow. Areas of blowing snow. High near 13. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night
Snow. Areas of blowing snow. Low around -1. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
M.L.King Day
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy and cold, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 25. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Cheektowaga NY
 42.9°N 78.75°W (Elev. 633 ft)
3:38 pm EST Jan 17, 2019
6pm EST Jan 17, 2019-6pm EST Jan 24, 2019
 
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