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SNOW   -    MEASURED 25.5 INCH   -   ERIE COUNTY NY
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WESTERN NEW YORK FORECAST SUMMARY Forecast Discussion for BUF NWS Office
SYNOPSIS... -- Changed Discussion --Lake effect snow will
linger across the Eastern Lake Ontario Region before tapering off late this
morning. Then low pressure will move through the Great Lakes region this
afternoon through Monday bringing a widespread general snowfall...which may
mix with a little rain or sleet before ending later tonight and Monday.
Colder air will then build in behind this system during the latter half of
next week...with additional lake effect snow expected downwind of the
lakes.-- End Changed Discussion -- 

Todays high barometer of 1030.3 mb broke the monthly high of 1030.1 mb set on 12/10/2016 by 0.2 mb
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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Weather Conditions Updated: @ 6:45am  
Temperature Current Conditions 36 Hour Forecast/Real Time Wind Speed During Wind Events
Currently:

24.6°F

Trend:Colder 0.2°F than last hour. /hr
Wind Chill   21°F
Humidex   18.3°F
24 Hour +/- 0.5°FWarmer 0.5°F than yesterday at this time.
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Today High
25.3°F
4:25 AM
Today Low
24.1°F
12:00 AM
Yest High
32.4°F
1:33 PM
Yest Low
21.1°F
10:07 PM
Rec. High*
61.0°F
1899
Rec. Low*
-6.0°F
1960
* Official Records are from NWS Buffalo at Buffalo Niagara Airport
Overcast Overcast

Wind from SSE SSE  
2.8
Gusting to:
3.0
Light Air
Current Snow Total Snowfall Today3:
0.00 in
Chandler Burning Index: LOW Current CBI
Fire Danger:
-1.5 of 100
Today

Today: A chance of snow showers before noon, then snow, mainly after noon.  High near 32. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Chance Snow
Showers then
Snow
Tonight

Tonight: Snow.  Low around 31. South wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Snow

Monday

Monday: Rain and snow likely before 8am, then a chance of drizzle between 8am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Breezy.
Rain/Snow
Likely then
Mostly Cloudy
Hi 32 °F Lo 31 °F Hi 38 °F
WNY Snowstorm Total Forecast
 In New Tab
Dew Point Rainfall Rainfall Wind Sock Wind Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 0.5°F since last hour. 19.9°F
Last Hour: Decreased 0.5°F since last hour. 0.5°F
High 5:30 AM: 20.5°F
Low 4:06 AM: 18.0°F
Record High: 80.8°F on
Jul-17-2013
Record Low: -24.5°F on
Jan-24-2011
Wetbulb: 23.2°F
Rain Today: 0.00 in
Last 24 Hours: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Previous 7 Days: 0.28 in
Dec Rain: 0.48 in
Dec to Date
  Average:10
0.70 in
Dec to Date
  +/- from Avg:10
Under 0.22 in for the month 0.22 in
Dec Avg: 2.12 in
+/- from Avg: Under 1.636 in for the month 1.64 in
2016 Total: 26.69 in
Year To Date
  Average:11
34.31 in
Year To Date
  +/- from Avg:11
Under 7.62 in for the year 7.62 in
Last Rain
Time/Date:
Dec-7-2016
at 4:32 AM
112 rain days in 2016
4 days in December
3 straight days without rain

rain graph

Current: SSE  2.8 mph
Last 15 Min. Avg: 3.1 mph
Last 30 Min. Avg: 3.7 mph
Last 1 Hour Avg: 4.3 mph
Last 2 Hour Avg: 4.4 mph
Todays Wind Run: 25.38 miles
Wind Sock Wind Gust
Current: 3.0 mph
High Last Hour: 8.0 mph SSE
Todays High: 9.2 mph 1:27 AM
December High: 34.2 mph Dec-2
2016 High: 56.9 mph Feb-29
Record Gust: 62.6 mph
Dec-25-2014
Sunlight:
9 hrs 3 min
of Sunlight Today
graph 37.7% 62.3%
Which is
0 min 54 sec Shorter
Than Yesterday
 
Waxing Gibbous, 11 days, 23 hours, 27 minutes in cycle
91%
Illuminated
HumidityHumidity/Feels Like barometerBarometer
Feels Like: 18.3°F
Humidity: Decreased 1% since last hour. 82%
Last Hour +/-: Decreased 1% since last hour. 1%
High 5:30 AM: 83%
Low 4:06 AM: 74%
Record High: 99%
Aug-4-2014
Record Low: 17%
Apr-16-2014
Current: No Change 1030.1 mb
Last Hour: Steady
High 5:40 AM: 1030.3
Low 12:43 AM: 1029.5
Record High: 1044.1 mb
Feb-28-2015
Record Low: 985.9 mb
Jan-10-2016
Heating Degree Days Snowfall/0.01=Trace3 Wind Chill Air
Today: 10.8
Dec: 312.2
2016 to Date: 5375.9
Cooling Degree Days
2016 to Date: 790.3
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.10 in
Dec Snow: Under 10.78 in for the month 1.22 in
Dec Avg: 12.00 in
Diff from Avg: -10.78 in
Season Total: 1.34 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
4 snow days in December
7 snow days this season
Current: 21.3°F
Low 2:08 AM: 16.8°F
Yesterday: 15.0°F
Record: -26.3°F
Feb-20-2015
Data Not
Available


Data Not Available
Density:
1.332 kg/m3
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Dec-11

1.1
Dec-12

1.1
Dec-13

1.0
Sunrise is at: 7:36 am
Solar Noon: 12:08
Sunset is at: 4:39 pm
Almanac Support this Site! Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Current: Early Morning
YTD Avg Temp: 51.8°F
Sunrise: 7:36 am
Sunset: 4:39 pm
Moonrise: 3:20 pm
Moonset: 4:20 am
Full Moon:
New Moon:
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HIGHS: LOWS:
95.2°F
Aug-4-2012
-18.9°F
Jan-24-2011
6 AM -6 PM Avg. Temp. Record
  91.4°F
May-28-2016
  -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:13 | 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 11 of just the month of December for this station since 2010.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 11 of December for this station since 2010.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Today & Tonight
Today

Today: A chance of snow showers before noon, then snow, mainly after noon.  High near 32. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Chance Snow
Showers then
Snow

Hi 32 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of snow showers before noon, then snow, mainly after noon. High near 32. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight

Tonight: Snow.  Low around 31. South wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Snow


Lo 31 °F
NWS forecast: Snow. Low around 31. South wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Monday

Monday: Rain and snow likely before 8am, then a chance of drizzle between 8am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Breezy.
Rain/Snow
Likely then
Mostly Cloudy
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 9 to 17 mph.
Mostly Cloudy

Tuesday

Tuesday: A chance of snow showers, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Southwest wind 7 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Chance Snow
Showers

Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Chance Snow
Showers

Wednesday

Wednesday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Chance Snow
Showers

Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Scattered
Snow Showers

Thursday

Thursday: Scattered snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Scattered
Snow Showers
and Breezy
Hi 38 °F Lo 27 °F Hi 34 °F Lo 20 °F Hi 25 °F Lo 12 °F Hi 17 °F
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