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Current conditions at

Dunkirk, Chautauqua County / Dunkirk Airport (KDKK)

Lat: 42.49°NLon: 79.28°WElev: 692ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.8 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 12:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chautauqua County / Dunkirk Airport NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 58. North wind around 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 45. East wind around 9 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm.  High near 62. East wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 51. Southeast wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Light southwest wind becoming south 9 to 14 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Southwest wind 14 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers between 8am and 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 58. North wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 45. East wind around 9 mph.
Wednesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm. High near 62. East wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 51. Southeast wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Light southwest wind becoming south 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Showers likely after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Southwest wind 14 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers between 8am and 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Chautauqua County / Dunkirk Airport NY
 42.51°N 79.29°W (Elev. 617 ft)
10:36 am EDT Apr 16, 2024
1pm EDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm EDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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