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

Fulton, Oswego County Airport (KFZY)

Lat: 43.35°NLon: 76.39°WElev: 476ft.

Overcast with Haze

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed NW 14 G 30 mph
Barometer 30.30 in (1026.7 mb)
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 29 Feb 10:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles S Altmar NY

Lake Effect Snow Warning until February 29, 07:00pm
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Lake Effect Snow Warning
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    Lake Effect Snow Warning until February 29, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Thu

    Lake Effect Snow Warning

  • Today

    Today: Snow showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Widespread blowing snow after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Blustery, with a west wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 25 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Areas of blowing snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 7 to 14 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 46. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Widespread blowing snow after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Blustery, with a west wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am. Areas of blowing snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 7 to 14 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 46. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind around 7 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles S Altmar NY
 43.42°N 75.99°W (Elev. 597 ft)
9:47 am EST Feb 29, 2024
11am EST Feb 29, 2024-6pm EST Mar 6, 2024
 
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