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320 AM EST Sun Jan 23 2022 SYNOPSIS... Accumulating lake snows will slowly move south, reaching the Southern Tier off Lake Erie and Oswego County off Lake Ontario by early this morning. Lake effect snow will move farther south and weaken this afternoon and evening. A clipper system will then bring widespread light snow late Monday through Monday night. Area Forecast Discussion
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...SNOWFALL REPORTS...Angola 13.0 in 0800 AM 01/23 COCORAHS Boston 1.5 NE 8.5 in 0800 AM 01/23 COCORAHS 1 WNW Colden 8.1 in 0800 AM 01/23 Cocorahs Eden 1.4 SSE 8.0 in 0805 AM 01/23 COCORAHS Orchard Park 7.5 in 0930 AM 01/23 Trained Spotter 2 NW South Wales 7.2 in 0830 AM 01/23 NWS Employee Hamburg 0.4 WSW 7.0 in 0700 AM 01/23 COCORAHS East Aurora 2.7 SSE 7.0 in 0745 AM 01/23 COCORAHS Colden 1W 6.7 in 0730 AM 01/23 COOP Colden 1.4 NNW 6.7 in 0730 AM 01/23 COCORAHS 4 NW Eden 6.4 in 0700 AM 01/23 Trained Spotter East Aurora 0.1 ENE 5.4 in 0730 AM 01/23 COCORAHS Boston 2.5 NE 5.0 in 0700 AM 01/23 COCORAHS Hamburg 2.0 N 5.0 in 0800 AM 01/23 COCORAHS Lake View 1NE 4.8 in 0800 AM 01/23 COOP Glenwood 1.5 SE 4.5 in 0800 AM 01/23 COCORAHS 1 WNW Alden 3.8 in 0800 AM 01/23 Trained Spotter Glenwood 1.0 SE 3.5 in 0700 AM 01/23 COCORAHS Elma 2.7 WSW 3.0 in 0700 AM 01/23 COCORAHS West Seneca 2.5 SE 2.2 in 0700 AM 01/23 COCORAHS Cheektowaga 2.4 NW 0.2 in 0800 AM 01/23 COCORAHS Buffalo Airport 0.1 in 0700 AM 01/23 Official NWS Obs Cheektowaga 2.7 NE 0.1 in 0700 AM 01/23 COCORAHS Kenmore 0.3 ESE T in 0610 AM 01/23 COCORAHS && spacer
METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: @ 9:50pm  
Temperatures Current Conditions Forecast
Lake Erie:33°F
Lake Ontario:37°F
Currently Outside: Colder 1.9°F than last hour.

10.0°F

Wind Chill:  9.0°F
Very Cold
High Today
26.8°F
12:00 AM
Low Today
10.0°F
9:48 PM
Yest High
27.4°F
11:19 PM
Yest Low
-5.6°F
4:56 AM
Sta* High
53.5°F
2018
Sta* Low
0.3°F
2014
* This Station's Records Since 12/2013
Rec* High
68.0°F
1981
Rec* Low
-20.0°F
0
Weather Server uptime 0 Days 12 Hours 47 Minutes 9 Seconds
Hazardous Weather Outlook
Public Info Statement
Mostly cloudy Mostly cloudy

Wind from NNW Wind:  NNW
1.3

Gusting to:
1.0 mph
Current Snow Snow3:
2.25 in
Chandler Burning Index: LOW Current CBI
Fire Danger:
-0.4 of 100
Tonight

Tonight: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Chance Snow
Showers
Monday

Monday: A chance of snow showers between 2pm and 5pm, then snow likely after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as -5. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Mostly Cloudy
then Snow
Likely
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Snow, mainly before 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am.  Low around 19. South wind around 9 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Snow

Lo 2 °F Hi 26 °F Lo 19 °F

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GRLevel3 radar OFFLINE KBUF

Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 0.7°F since last hour. 3.1°F
Last Hour: Decreased 0.7°F since last hour. 0.7°F
High 11:58 AM: 19.7°F
Low 9:38 PM: 3.0°F
Record High: 72.0°F on
Sep-14-2021
Record Low: -9.8°F on
Jan-22-2022
Wetbulb: 8.7°F
Leaf Wet:7 0
Rain Today
rain graph

Melt Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.17 in
Jan Rain: 0.82 in
Jan to Date
  Avg:10
0.00 in
Jan to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 0.82 in for the month 0.82 in
Jan Avg: 0.04 in
Diff from Avg: Over 0.78 in for the month 0.78 in
Season:1 0.820 in
YTD
  Avg:11
0.00 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 0.82 in for the year 0.82 in
Last Rain
Time/Date:
Jan-19-2022
at 11:54 AM
5 rain days in 2022
0 days in January
3 days since last rain
Current: NNW  1.3 mph
1Hr Average: 1.5 mph
Wind Run: 76.49 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 1.0 mph mph
Today: 20.0 mph 12:02 AM
Month: 35.0 mph Jan-5
Year: 35.0 mph Jan-5
Record Gust: 54.1 mph
Oct-16-2021
Sunlight:
10 hrs 5 min
47 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is
1 min 40 sec longer than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Waning Gibbous
Waning Gibbous, 21 days, 8 hours, 22 minutes in cycle
65%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Increased 4% since last hour. 73%
Last Hour: Increased 4% since last hour. 4%
High 7:53 AM: 89%
Low 12:08 AM: 61%
Record High: 98%
Sep-18-2021
Record Low: 21%
Jan-16-2022
Current: Rising 0.016  inHg/hr 29.964 inHg
Last Hour: Rising slowly
High 12:00 AM: 29.990 in.
Low 1:15 PM: 29.819 in.
Record High: 30.732 inHg
Jan-21-2022
Record Low: 29.158 inHg
Jan-17-2022
Heating Degree Days Snow3 Wind Chill AIR
Today: 36.4
Jan: 956.3
2022 to Date: 954.9
Cooling Degree Days
2022 to Date: 0.0
Today: 2.25 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Jan Snow: Over 16.908 in for the month 36.75 in
Jan Avg: 19.84 in
Diff from Avg: 16.91 in
Season Total:2 49.30 in
Snow Depth: 10.25 in
4 snow days in January
10 snow days this season.2
First Snow of Season:
Nov-13-2021
Average 1st Snow:
04 of Dec
Current: 9.0°F
Low 9:23 PM: 4.2°F
Yesterday: -7.4°F
Record: -9.9°F
Jan-15-2022
Quality
Index6:

40


Good
Density:
1.35 kg/m3
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
High Today:   0.7 @ 1:50 PM
Jan-24

Jan-25

Jan-26

High Today:  
214 W/m2 @ 1:43 PM
Sun Hours Today:
00:00
   This Month: 00:00 Hrs
Rise: 1:08 am  Set: 1:15 pm
Soil Depth/Temp8 Irrigation Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
0.6 in: 35°F °F
1.2 in: 35°F
1.8 in: 35°F

Growing conditions
at the depth of:  0.6 in:


Soil moisture range is from
0-Wet to 200-Dry/Frozen
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.00 in
7-Days Rain: 0.17 in
7-Days ET: 0.00 in
7-Day:  0.17 in water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.17 in
January:  0.82 in water in excess of what evaporated this month. 0.82 in
HIGHS: LOWS:
84.6°F
Sep-20-2021
-5.3°F
Jan-22-2022
Daytime Records
  81.7°F
Sep-20-2021
  7.7°F
Jan-15-2022
Nitetime Records
  75.2°F
Sep-15-2021
  2.1°F
Jan-22-2022
ICN:1 | S3C2:6 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.7 | RCP:98%
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.   2 Snow season July 1st to June 30th.   3 Snow manually measured usually around 7AM and 7PM.   5 Estimated amount of water needed to replace the water used by plants and evaporation from the past week. (Negative numbers mean amount of water needed, positive numbers mean excess water is present).   6 Air Quality Index is provided by Minnesota Polution Control Agency and is updated hourly between the hours of 6AM and Midnight.   7 Leaf Wetness is surface moisture on foliage. 0 being totally dry and 15 being totally saturated.   8 Soil moisture and temperatures are from sensors burried in the ground at the levels specified.   10 Historical average only to day 23 of just the month of January for this station since 2013.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 23 of January for this station since 2013.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Tonight & Monday
Tonight

Tonight: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Chance Snow
Showers

Lo 2 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Local station forecast: Partly cloudy and cooler.
Monday

Monday: A chance of snow showers between 2pm and 5pm, then snow likely after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as -5. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Mostly Cloudy
then Snow
Likely

Hi 26 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of snow showers between 2pm and 5pm, then snow likely after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as -5. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Snow, mainly before 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am.  Low around 19. South wind around 9 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Snow

Tuesday

Tuesday: A slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a chance of snow showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. West wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Mostly Cloudy
then Chance
Snow Showers
Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Slight Chance
Snow Showers
Wednesday

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 14.
Partly Sunny

Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Partly Cloudy

Thursday

Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Mostly Cloudy

Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Chance Snow
Showers
Lo 19 °F Hi 23 °F Lo 2 °F Hi 14 °F Lo 4 °F Hi 27 °F Lo 17 °F

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