Powerful Storm for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Plains; Lake Effect Snow across New York State

Powerful storm will impact most of the West for the remainder of this week and into the first weekend for the month of March. Heavy precipitation, strong winds and blizzard conditions for the mountains are expected. Downwind of Lake Ontario, heavy lake effect snow will affect Upstate New York through today. For the Plains, dry and breezy conditions will raise critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Syracuse, Syracuse Hancock International Airport (KSYR)

Lat: 43.11°NLon: 76.1°WElev: 420ft.

Light Snow Blowing Snow

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed W 12 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.28 in (1025.8 mb)
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Wind Chill9°F (-13°C)
Last update 29 Feb 9:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Messenger Bay NY

Winter Weather Advisory until February 29, 07:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 29, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Thu

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Snow between 1pm and 4pm, then snow showers likely after 4pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow before 3pm. High near 28. Breezy, with a west wind 22 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around 9 inches.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 50. South wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 36. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow between 1pm and 4pm, then snow showers likely after 4pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow before 3pm. High near 28. Breezy, with a west wind 22 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around 9 inches.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 50. South wind 6 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 36. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 46. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Messenger Bay NY
 43.16°N 75.83°W (Elev. 367 ft)
10:34 am EST Feb 29, 2024
10am EST Feb 29, 2024-6pm EST Mar 6, 2024
 
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