Heavy Snow for the North-Central U.S.; Bitter Cold and a Second Storm to Follow

Heavy snow will develop overnight in the Dakotas and move into northern Minnesota on Thursday. Light sleet and freezing rain accumulations will be possible south of the area of heavy snow from South Dakota into central Minnesota. Bitter cold temperatures will follow this weekend along with another storm impacting the Pacific Northwest starting Friday then moving down the Rockies through Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Overcast

51°F

11°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.25 in (1024.5 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Oct 2:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW East Amherst NY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 10 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely after 2am.  Low around 43. South wind 9 to 13 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Calm wind.
Thursday
A chance of showers, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south after midnight.
Friday
A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 10 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely after 2am. Low around 43. South wind 9 to 13 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly 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)
11:04 pm EDT Oct 21, 2020
3am EDT Oct 22, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 28, 2020
 
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