Flooding and Severe Weather Risk Continues This Weekend

More heavy rain will exacerbate flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. In addition, over portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Tennessee Valleys, severe thunderstorms are expected. Some storms may produce large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes. Meanwhile, snow and ice will again affect the Cascades, northern Rockies, upper Midwest, and New England through Sunday.

Coastal Waters Forecast for Dunkirk to Buffalo NY (LEZ041) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Dunkirk to Buffalo NY (LEZ041)
Issued by: National Weather Service Buffalo, NY
Last Update: 1231 AM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

Overnight: East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 15 to 20 knots. Rain. The lake is mostly ice covered.

Sunday: South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming southwest to 30 knots. Rain with a chance of thunderstorms in the morning.

Sunday Night: Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Mainly clear.

Monday: Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west. Sunny.

Monday Night: Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.

Tuesday: Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Mainly clear.

Wednesday: Southwest winds 10 knots or less becoming east. Partly to mostly cloudy.

Thursday: East winds 5 to 15 knots. Rain. winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms. waves omitted due to the lake being mostly ice covered.

Zone Forecast: Dunkirk to Buffalo NY (LEZ041)

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