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.

Last Update: 749 PM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

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Buffalo, NY Local Forecast Office

4NM WNW Olcott NY

Marine Zone Forecast

North winds less than 10 knots becoming east 10 to 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
East winds 5 to 10 knots. Sunny. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
Sunday Night
East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast. Mainly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Waves 1 foot or less.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east. Mostly sunny. Waves 2 feet or less.
Monday Night
East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to 20 knots. Partly to mostly cloudy. Waves 2 feet or less.
South winds 15 to 25 knots becoming west. Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Mostly cloudy, then clearing. Waves 3 to 6 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet. Waves occasionally around 7 feet.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest. Mainly clear. Waves 1 to 2 feet. winds and waves higher in and near thunderstorms.
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Last Update: 749 PM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018
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