Dangerous Heat and Humidity Continues Over the Midwest/ East; Severe Thunderstorms Upper Midwest Into Great Lakes

Oppressive heat and humidity will continue through today from the Midwest to the East Coast. The Midwest will get a slight reprieve on Sunday as a cold front moves through the area, while excessive heat continues in the East. Severe thunderstorms capable of damaging wind gusts are forecast into tonight across portions of Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin into Lower Michigan. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SW 20 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 20 Jul 5:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Greater Buffalo International Airport NY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light west wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light west wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Increasing clouds, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Greater Buffalo International Airport NY
 42.92°N 78.75°W (Elev. 666 ft)
4:39 pm EDT Jul 20, 2019
6pm EDT Jul 20, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2019
 
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