Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats From the Lower Mississippi Valley Into the Mid-Atlantic; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy rainfall will continue through midweek from the lower Mississippi Valley to the Mid-Atlantic. Elevated to critical fire weather threat continues across the Central Great Basin and the Central Rockies; and there is an elevated fire risk from southwestern Oregon to northern California. Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Partly Cloudy

54°F

12°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed E 13 mph
Barometer 30.37 in (1028.4 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 24 Sep 8:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lancaster NY

  • Today

    Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 74. Southeast wind 11 to 14 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly between 9pm and 5am, then rain after 5am.  Low around 62. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers between 1pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  High near 75. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy. Rain
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 13 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  High near 74. South wind 16 to 18 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Increasing clouds, with a high near 74. Southeast wind 11 to 14 mph.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly between 9pm and 5am, then rain after 5am. Low around 62. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers between 1pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. High near 75. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 13 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. High near 74. South wind 16 to 18 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Lancaster NY
 42.89°N 78.66°W (Elev. 689 ft)
8:27 am EDT Sep 24, 2018
9am EDT Sep 24, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 30, 2018
 
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