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WESTERN NEW YORK FORECAST SUMMARY Forecast Discussion for BUF NWS Office
SYNOPSIS... The center of a storm system will pass just to our north today,
bringing several rounds of showers and thunderstorms through tonight. A
cold front will drop across the Eastern Great Lakes late tonight and early
Saturday morning with more showers and thunderstorms before high pressure
brings a return of fair weather with comfortable levels of humidity for the
weekend. 

NWS BUF Office Area Forecast Discussion


No Weather Records Have Been Established For This Station Today as of 08/17/2018 1:31pm
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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Weather Conditions Updated: @ 1:31pm  
Temperature Conditions/Real Time Wind Speed 36 Hour Forecast/Storm Prediction Center
Currently:

76.2°F

Trend:Warmer 0.8°F than last hour. /hr
Heat Index   76°F
Humidex   94.4°F
+/- 24 Hour -11°FColder 11°F than yesterday at this time.
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Today High
76.3°F
11:56 AM
Today Low
70.5°F
4:21 AM
Avg. High
79.0°F
Avg. Low
61.0°F
Yest High
89.3°F
3:13 PM
Yest Low
65.7°F
6:51 AM
Rec. High*
93.0°F
1955
Rec. Low*
46.0°F
1961
* Official Records are from NWS Buffalo at Buffalo Niagara Airport
Overcast Overcast

Wind from E E  
2.5
Gusting to:
2.0
Light Air
Current Rain Total Rainfall Today:
0.11 in
Chandler Burning Index: LOW Current CBI
Fire Danger:
-0.6 of 100
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Chance Showers And T-Storms
Tonight

Tonight: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Chance Showers And T-Storms
Saturday

Saturday: Slight Chance Rain Showers then Mostly Cloudy
Slight Chance Rain Showers then Mostly Cloudy
Hi 82 °F Lo 67 °F Hi 80 °F
Storm Outlook
 In New Tab
Dew Point Rainfall Rainfall Wind Sock Wind Sun/Moon
Current: Increased 0.7°F since last hour. 73.1°F
Last Hour: Increased 0.7°F since last hour. 0.7°F
High 11:55 AM: 74.0°F
Low 6:17 AM: 68.7°F
Record High: 80.8°F on
Jul-17-2013
Record Low: -24.5°F on
Jan-24-2011
Wetbulb: 74.1°F
Today: 0.11 in
Storm Rain: 0.16 in
Last 24 Hours: 0.16 in
Yesterday: 0.05 in
Previous 7 Days: 0.16 in
Aug Rain: 2.25 in
Aug to Date
  Average:10
1.77 in
Aug to Date
  +/- from Avg:10
Over 0.48 in for the month 0.48 in
Aug Avg: 2.97 in
+/- from Avg: Under 0.721 in for the month 0.72 in
2018 Total: 15.11 in
Year To Date
  Average:11
22.26 in
Year To Date
  +/- from Avg:11
Under 7.15 in for the year 7.15 in
Last Rain
Time/Date:
Aug-17-2018
at 10:53 AM
80 rain days in 2018
9 days in August
0 straight days without rain

rain graph

Current: E  2.5 mph
Last 15 Min. Avg: 2.7 mph
Last 30 Min. Avg: 3.0 mph
Last 1 Hour Avg: 2.5 mph
Last 2 Hour Avg: 1.8 mph
Todays Wind Run: 14.93 miles
Wind Sock Wind Gust
Current: 2.0 mph
High Last Hour: 12.0 mph E
Todays High: 12.0 mph 2:11 AM
August High: 27.0 mph Aug-6
2018 High: 55.0 mph Apr-4
Record Gust: 62.6 mph
Dec-25-2014
Sunlight:
13 hrs 53 min
of Sunlight Today
graph 57.8% 42.2%
Which is
2 min 31 sec Shorter
Than Yesterday
 
Evening Crescent, 6 days, 7 hours, 33 minutes in cycle
43%
Illuminated
HumidityHumidity/Feels Like barometerBarometer
Feels Like: 94.4°F
Humidity: No Change 90%
Last Hour +/-: No Change 0%
High 3:54 AM: 97%
Low 1:51 AM: 88%
Record High: 99%
Aug-4-2014
Record Low: 17%
Apr-16-2014
Current: No Change 1010.1 mb
Last Hour: Steady
High 12:00 AM: 1014.3
Low 1:21 PM: 1010.1
Record High: 1045.2 mb
Feb-13-2018
Record Low: 983.9 mb
Nov-18-2017
Cooling Degree Days Snowfall/0.01=Trace3 Heat Index Air
Today: 3.8
Aug: 143.2
2018 to Date: 602.1
Heating Degree Days
2018 to Date: 4112.5
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Aug Snow: No Change 0.00 in
Aug Avg: 0.00 in
Diff from Avg: 0.00 in
Season Total: 0.00 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 snow days in August
0 snow days this season
Current: 76.2°F
High 11:56am: 76.3°F
Yesterday: 97.0°F
Record: 108.9°F
Aug-12-2016
Data Not
Available


Data Not Available
Density:
1.170 kg/m3
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Aug-17

7.2
Aug-18

7.6
Aug-19

7.3
Sunrise is at: 6:22 am
Solar Noon: 13:18
Sunset is at: 8:15 pm
Almanac Support this Site! Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Current: Afternoon
YTD Avg Temp: 49.5°F
Sunrise: 6:22 am
Sunset: 8:15 pm
Moonrise: 1:24 pm
Moonset: 11:28 pm
Full Moon: Aug-26-2018
New Moon: Sep-9-2018
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HIGHS: LOWS:
95.5°F
Jul-16-2018
-18.9°F
Jan-24-2011
6 AM -6 PM Avg. Temp. Record
  94.5°F
Jul-01-2018
  -1.1°F
Feb-15-2015
6 PM -6 AM Avg. Temp. Record
  83.1°F
Aug-05-2012
  -11.4°F
Jan-24-2014
ICN:18 | S3C2:1 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok |
1 .   2 Snow season July 1st to June 30th.   3 Snow is manually measured a few times a day as needed 0.01 = a trace .   6 Air Quality Index is provided by Minnesota Polution Control Agency and is updated between the hours of 6AM and Midnight.   10 Historical average only to day 17 of just the month of August for this station since 2010.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 17 of August for this station since 2010.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Chance Showers And T-Storms

Hi 82 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight

Tonight: Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Chance Showers And T-Storms

Lo 67 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 67. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Saturday

Saturday: Slight Chance Rain Showers then Mostly Cloudy
Slight Chance Rain Showers then Mostly Cloudy
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Mostly Clear
Mostly Clear
Sunday

Sunday: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Mostly Clear
Mostly Clear
Monday

Monday: Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Showers And T-Storms
Tuesday

Tuesday: Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Showers And Thunderstorms
Slight Chance Showers And T-Storms then Showers And T-Storms
Hi 80 °F Lo 64 °F Hi 81 °F Lo 64 °F Hi 83 °F Lo 69 °F Hi 79 °F
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