Severe Storms And Heavy Rain Is Expected In The Central/Southern Plains; Locally Heavy Rain/Scattered Storms In East/South; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West
Late afternoon and evening severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall is expected from the Front Range of the Central/Southern Rockies into the High Plains. Meanwhile in the East and South, a slow moving front will trigger scattered storms with locally heavy rain. Finally, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in the West are requiring alerts throughout the region and even into the Upper Midwest.
|NWS Forecast for: Niagara River to Hamlin Beach NY beyond 5NM off shoreline to US-Canadian border (LOZ062)|
Issued by: National Weather Service Buffalo, NY
Last Update: 430 PM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018
|Tonight: Northeast winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet. |
Sunday: East winds 5 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
Sunday Night: East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Monday: Southeast winds 5 to 15 knots becoming east. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Monday Night: East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
Tuesday: South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west 15 to 20 knots. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 3 to 6 feet.
Wednesday: Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
Thursday: Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west. Waves 1 to 2 feet. winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.
|Zone Forecast: Niagara River to Hamlin Beach NY beyond 5NM off shoreline to US-Canadian border (LOZ062)|
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