Severe Storms Across Portions of the Central U.S.; Wet and Windy in the Northwest

A few severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are expected this today across Kentucky, northeast Minnesota, and from southeast Colorado into the Oklahoma Panhandle. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in Kentucky. A strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Heat and record high temperatures persist in the South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Light Rain

55°F

13°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill54°F (12°C)
Last update 18 May 4:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Buffalo NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 52. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 6 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers before noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 10 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 3am, then a slight chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 3am, then showers likely after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 52. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 6 to 14 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers before noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 10 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 3am, then a slight chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 3am, then showers likely after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Buffalo NY
 42.89°N 78.87°W (Elev. 604 ft)
4:38 pm EDT May 18, 2022
5pm EDT May 18, 2022-6pm EDT May 25, 2022
 
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