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Buffalo, NY Weather

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High/Low
32°/29°
Humidity
86%
Precipitation
0 in
Dew Point
32.87°
Chance of Rain
38%
UV Index
1 (Low)
Pressure
1011.7 mbar
Cloud Cover
87%
Moon Phases
Waxing Crescent
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7 Day Forecast
Today
32 / 29°
Rain
38%
NW 8.61 mph
Tue 29
40 / 36°
Partly Cloudy
2%
SSE 7.34 mph
Wed 30
51 / 15°
Rain
96%
SW 21.35 mph
Thu 1
23 / 22°
Wind
28%
W 19.04 mph
Fri 2
36 / 36°
Wind
5%
SSW 11.31 mph
Sat 3
40 / 26°
Rain
71%
WSW 16.74 mph
Sun 4
34 / 30°
Sunny
4%
SSW 7.78 mph
Mon 5
43 / 25°
Partly Cloudy
29%
S 11.2 mph
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Are you ready for extreme snow?

It’s hard for most people to imagine 6 feet of snow in one storm like the Buffalo area saw recently, but such extreme snowfall events occasionally happen along the eastern edges of the Great Lakes. The phenomenon is called “lake-effect snow,” and the lakes play a crucial role....
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theenergymix.com

Wind Turbines Trigger ‘Thundersnow’ During Buffalo Snowstorm

A recent lake effect snowfall in western New York offered researchers a rare opportunity to gather data about how wind turbines trigger “thundersnow”—or lightning within a snowstorm. “Lightning damage is an increasing concern for wind power providers,” reported the Washington Post, in the wake of the late-November...
BUFFALO, NY
WIVB

Code Blue 32 issued, warming shelters open

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — With temperatures dropping below 32° once again, Buffalo and Southern Erie County issued a Code Blue 32 on Sunday. Shelters will be open Nov. 27 and 28. Code Blue locations include:. 412 Niagara St., Buffalo, N.Y. 14201 (Holy Cross) from 6 p.m. – 7...
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WKBW-TV

Cloudy and cool with drizzle and fog for your Monday

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Mostly cloudy and cool with drizzle and fog to start the week. Sunny breaks on Tuesday with temperatures in the 40s. Winds increase on Wednesday with rain likely in the morning. Temperatures drop Wednesday afternoon with lake effect snow developing south of Buffalo. MONDAY. MORNING:...
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wutv29.com

Hamburg couple loses shop in roof collapse from snow storm

HAMBURG, N.Y. – A local store in Hamburg that sells sports apparel and gifts had to be torn down Saturday after the weight of the snow from the lake effect storm imploded the roof and compromised the foundation. “We’ve been open six years and we’ve had some bad snow...
HAMBURG, NY
wutv29.com

Code Blue 32 in effect Friday and Saturday in Buffalo and Southern Erie County

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Code Blue 32 tonight 11/25 & daytime 11/26 in the City of Buffalo & Southern Erie County. Code Blue" is the City of Buffalo’s emergency weather safety plan that provides outreach, transportation, shelter and a warm meal to Buffalo's homeless population on evenings when temperatures and wind chill fall to 15 degrees or below from November 15 to March 15.
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wnynewsnow.com

Hochul Urges DFS to Expedite Insurance Claims Stemming from Snowstorm

ALBANY, N.Y. (WENY) – In response to the massive snowstorm that took place in the Buffalo area, Governor Kathy Hochul directed the department of financial services to help expedite insurance claims. The governor’s office says this will increase the number of insurance adjusters available to process claims and help...
BUFFALO, NY
WIVB

Hamburg businesses pick up the pieces more than a week after historic snowstorm

HAMBURG, N.Y. (WIVB) — Small Business Saturday is usually a big money maker for locally owned shops. But the owners of Draudt’s Farm Market and Greenhouses and Nickel City Designs in Hamburg have been less focused on sales. They’re sorting out how to move forward after that historic snowstorm collapsed much of their business.
HAMBURG, NY
WKBW-TV

Warming with sunshine for Saturday

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Decreasing clouds overnight as temperatures drop to the mid 30s. Saturday begins with a few clouds but sunshine moves in early as winds increase into the afternoon. Expect gusting winds near 35 mph. Clouds increase Saturday night then scattered rain to return Sunday. Highs will reach the upper 40s.
BUFFALO, NY
WKBW-TV

Clouds gather tonight, rain returns Sunday

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Clouds increase tonight ahead of a storm system that tracks to our west. Look for a cloudy start to Sunday with showers early in the day followed by periods of rain into the afternoon. Temperatures will top out in the upper 40s for highs, which is seasonable, but it will feel raw with an easterly wind. The rain exits late Sunday night, but clouds remain on Monday along with a few widely scattered showers. It will be cooler with temperatures back into the lower 40s for highs.
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More Than 80 Inches Of Snow Covered Western New York In Historic ‘Lake-Effect Snowstorm’

More than 80 inches of snow covered western New York late last week in a historic lake-effect snowstorm, shattering record amounts for a 24-hour period in the area. When comparing Buffalo to NYC, Buffalo received approximately more than double the snowfall that NYC receives on average in an entire season in recent years in just a matter of days, according to The National Weather Service. A special weather statement was issued by the National Weather Service in Buffalo just after 11p.m. on Saturday, November 19, warning residents of a band of heavy snow accompanied by high winds, creating what they referred to as a “burst of snow” in Western New York. Erie County, which includes Buffalo, experienced its largest-ever amount of snowfall in a 24-hour period Saturday, according to Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz, who tweeted:
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WGNtv.com

Great Lakes heavy lake-effect snow event

Snow showers tapered off Tuesday morning, marking the end of a significant Lake Effect Snow Event in the Great Lakes region. The highest recorded amount was 80 inches (6.5 feet) in Erie County, N.Y.
ERIE COUNTY, NY