Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Mostly Cloudy

42°F

6°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 8 May 1:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Buffalo NY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Light southwest wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 39. West wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 53. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, mainly before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Light southwest wind.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 39. West wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 53. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers, mainly before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Buffalo NY
 42.89°N 78.87°W (Elev. 604 ft)
1:37 am EDT May 8, 2021
2am EDT May 8, 2021-6pm EDT May 14, 2021
 
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