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Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Light Rain

46°F

8°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1022.0 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 27 Oct 4:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW East Amherst NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before 11pm.  Low around 37. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a southwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers between 1pm and 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 48.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 47. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers, mainly before 11pm. Low around 37. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a southwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light southwest after midnight.
Thursday
A chance of showers after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain likely before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers between 1pm and 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW East Amherst NY
 43.09°N 78.72°W (Elev. 571 ft)
4:37 pm EDT Oct 27, 2020
5pm EDT Oct 27, 2020-6pm EST Nov 3, 2020
 
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