Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow For the West Coast; Lake Effect Snow in the Great Lakes

A series of Pacific storms will deliver multiple rounds of heavy rain and mountain snow Wednesday into the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. There is an elevated concern for flash flooding, mudslides and debris flows near wildfire burn scars in California. A weak storm system will cross the Great Lakes Wednesday with accumulating Lake Effect snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Buffalo, Greater Buffalo International Airport (KBUF)

Lat: 42.94° N Lon: 78.74° W Elev: 709 ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist



Humidity 88%
Wind Speed W 17 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 21 Nov 4:54 am EST
Detailed forecast for

Northern Erie

Snow and areas of blowing snow early, then mostly cloudy with just a chance of snow showers from late morning on. Snow may be heavy at times early. Accumulation 1 to 3 inches. Windy, cold. Late morning highs in the lower 30s, then temperatures falling into the mid 20s. West winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph, becoming northwest. Chance of snow 100 percent.
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Much colder with lows 10 to 15. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph, becoming light.
Thanksgiving Day
Partly to mostly sunny. Cold with highs in the lower 20s. Light winds.
Thursday Night
Mainly clear. Cold with lows ranging from 5 to 10 above inland to around 15 along the lake erie shore. Light winds.
Mostly sunny and not as cold with highs in the mid 30s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows around 30.
Rain showers. Milder with highs in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 90 percent.
Saturday Night
Showers. Lows around 40. Chance of rain 90 percent.
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s.
Sunday Night
Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
Showers likely. Highs in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Monday Night
Rain and snow showers likely. Lows in the mid 30s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Rain and snow showers likely. Highs in the upper 30s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

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333 AM EST Wed Nov 21 2018

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