Winter Storm Impacting the Central and Eastern U.S.; Another Winter Storm Moves into the West

A strengthening winter storm with trailing cold front will continue to progress across the central U.S. today then the eastern U.S. on Wednesday. Areas of heavy snow, severe thunderstorms, record high temperatures, high winds, and critical fire weather are expected due to the storm. Another storm system is likely to spread heavy rain and snow with strong winds across the West later this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: 78.74°WElev: 709ft.

Mostly Cloudy

64°F

18°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed S 18 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.65 in (1004.1 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Feb 10:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Boston NY

High Wind Watch February 28, 11:00am until February 29, 01:00am
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High Wind Watch
  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers before 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Temperature falling to around 54 by 4pm. South wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 52. South wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain showers before 3pm, then snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Temperature rising to near 60 by 9am, then falling to around 27 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 28 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Areas of blowing snow before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a west wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 27 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. South wind 13 to 16 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind 11 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers before 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Temperature falling to around 54 by 4pm. South wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 52. South wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain showers before 3pm, then snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Temperature rising to near 60 by 9am, then falling to around 27 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 28 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am. Areas of blowing snow before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a west wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. South wind 13 to 16 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind 11 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Boston NY
 42.61°N 78.74°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
9:45 am EST Feb 27, 2024
11am EST Feb 27, 2024-6pm EST Mar 4, 2024
 
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