Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Dunkirk, Chautauqua County / Dunkirk Airport (KDKK)

Lat: 42.49°NLon: 79.28°WElev: 692ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 9:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Silver Creek NY

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 7 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 78. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 65. South wind 13 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Northwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 7 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 78. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 65. South wind 13 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Silver Creek NY
 42.54°N 79.16°W (Elev. 656 ft)
10:36 am EDT Aug 20, 2018
10am EDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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