Heavy Snow Moving into the Great Lakes; Locally Heavy Rain with Mountain Snow Out West

A quick-moving weather system will continue to produce locally heavy snow across the Great Lakes today. Meanwhile, a series of storm systems will keep the West wet through this weekend, with several rounds of rainfall and widespread heavy snowfall across the terrain from the Cascades and Sierra to the central Rockies. Back East, freezing rain will develop across the Appalachians tonight. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Partly Cloudy

20°F

-7°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.64 in (1038.9 mb)
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 12 Dec 9:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Buffalo NY

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 31 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 44. South wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then rain showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. Light northwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow showers likely before 2pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 24 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44. South wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then rain showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Light northwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain and snow showers likely before 2pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Buffalo NY
 42.89°N 78.87°W (Elev. 604 ft)
9:37 am EST Dec 12, 2019
10am EST Dec 12, 2019-6pm EST Dec 18, 2019
 
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