Powerful Storm to Impact the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Areas of the Plains

A powerful winter storm is underway across the west bringing heavy higher elevation mountain snow, dangerous blizzard for the Sierra Nevada Mountains, damaging winds, hazardous sea conditions and cold temperatures to much of the West through this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather concerns increase this weekend for portions of the central and southern High Plains.
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Last Update: 356 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024

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Buffalo, NY Local Forecast Office

20NM NNE Irondequoit NY

Marine Zone Forecast

Today
Southwest winds 5 to 15 knots becoming south. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
Tonight
South winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet building to 2 to 4 feet.
Saturday
South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast 5 to 15 knots. Rain showers likely in the morning, then a chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet.
Saturday Night
Southeast winds 10 knots or less becoming southwest. Waves 1 foot or less.
Sunday
Southeast winds 10 knots or less increasing to 15 to 20 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
Monday
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
Tuesday
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming south 10 to 15 knots. A chance of showers. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
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Last Update: 356 AM EST Fri Mar 1 2024
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