Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Midwest: Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West

Strong to severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will be possible from the Central Plains to the Mid-South and the Great Lakes as a cold front moves eastward. An organized area of thunderstorms may produce a greater severe threat across parts of Iowa, Illinois, and southern Wisconsin. Critical fire weather threats continue across portions of the West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

A Few Clouds

84°F

29°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed SW 14 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 10 Aug 11:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Buffalo NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind around 16 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind around 16 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Buffalo NY
 42.89°N 78.87°W (Elev. 604 ft)
10:37 am EDT Aug 10, 2020
12pm EDT Aug 10, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 16, 2020
 
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