Stormy Conditions Continue in the West; Wintry Weather to Intensify Through This Weekend In the Central and Eastern U.S.

An intense Pacific Storm will continue bringing heavy rain and flooding, strong and gusty winds, heavy snow in the mountains up to 6 feet. As the system shifts east, mountain snow will intensify in the Great Basin and Rockies. Another storm system will bring wintry conditions to the central U.S., spreading snow into the Mid-Atlantic, including the DC Metro area in time for the evening commute. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Partly Cloudy

11°F

-12°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.34 in (1028.8 mb)
Dewpoint 7°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 3:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Buffalo NY

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

    Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 30. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Light snow likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Light
    Snow then
    Light Snow
    Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers before 2pm, then scattered flurries after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. West wind 9 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered flurries.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Scattered
    Flurries

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow, mainly after 11am.  High near 22. East wind 8 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow after 8pm. Low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow. High near 14. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 14 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Occasional snow before 2am, then snow showers likely after 2am.  Areas of blowing snow before midnight. Low around 0. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 0 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 12. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 12 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Increasing clouds, with a high near 30. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Light snow likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 26. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
A chance of snow showers before 2pm, then scattered flurries after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 32. West wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Scattered flurries. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Saturday
Snow, mainly after 11am. High near 22. East wind 8 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow after 8pm. Low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow. High near 14. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night
Occasional snow before 2am, then snow showers likely after 2am. Areas of blowing snow before midnight. Low around 0. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
M.L.King Day
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 12. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Buffalo NY
 42.89°N 78.87°W (Elev. 604 ft)
12:37 am EST Jan 17, 2019
4am EST Jan 17, 2019-6pm EST Jan 23, 2019
 
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