Significant Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains; Severe Storms Across the Midwest

A strong system has triggered a significant winter storm across the west. Heavy snow, rain and gusty winds will be possible through Tuesday. In the southwest, dry conditions and gusty winds have led to critical fire weather concerns today. By tomorrow, a strong cold front will increase the potential for severe weather across the Midwest. Damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Genesee County Airport (KGVQ)

Lat: 43.03°NLon: 78.17°WElev: 914ft.

Fair

46°F

8°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 26 Feb 12:56 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Batavia NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming east.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 38. East wind 10 to 17 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers before 7pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 54. South wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 66. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow showers, mainly before 7pm.  Low around 20. Breezy, with a west wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Breezy. Snow
    Showers then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a west wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 28 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 51.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming east.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 38. East wind 10 to 17 mph becoming south after midnight.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers before 7pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 54. South wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 66. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers, mainly before 7pm. Low around 20. Breezy, with a west wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a west wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Batavia NY
 43.04°N 78.16°W (Elev. 899 ft)
1:14 pm EST Feb 26, 2024
1pm EST Feb 26, 2024-6pm EST Mar 3, 2024
 
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