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258 AM EDT Wed May 18 2022 SYNOPSIS... Clearing skies and diminishing winds will result in patchy frost overnight well inland from the lakes. A warm front will then move across the region late Wednesday through early Thursday with periods of rain. This warm front will usher in much warmer air to end the week. Area Forecast Discussion
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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: @ 10:05am  
Temperatures Current Conditions Forecast
Lake Erie:54°F
Lake Ontario:49°F
Currently Outside: Warmer 4.6°F than last hour.

57.2°F

Cool
High Today
57.3°F
10:03 AM
Low Today
39.7°F
6:18 AM
Yest High
56.7°F
1:10 PM
Yest Low
47.3°F
11:55 PM
Sta* High
81.4°F
2017
Sta* Low
36.5°F
2016
* This Station's Records Since 12/2013
Rec* High
94.0°F
1934
Rec* Low
34.0°F
0
Weather Server uptime 5 Days 6 Hours 38 Minutes 55 Seconds
Hazardous Weather Outlook
Public Info Statement
Mostly cloudy Mostly cloudy

Wind from SE Wind:  SE
2.4

Gusting to:
1.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Chandler Burning Index: LOW Current CBI
Fire Danger:
8.0 of 100
Today

Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Partly Sunny

Tonight

Tonight: Showers.  Low around 51. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Showers

Thursday

Thursday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. West wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Showers
Likely then
Chance
Showers
Hi 64 °F Lo 51 °F Hi 65 °F

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GRLevel3 radar OFFLINE KBUF

Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: No Change 43.9°F
Last Hour: No Change 0°F
High 8:15 AM: 46.8°F
Low 6:18 AM: 37.6°F
Record High: 72.0°F on
Sep-14-2021
Record Low: -9.8°F on
Jan-22-2022
Wetbulb: 50.7°F
Leaf Wet:7 0
Rain Today
rain graph

Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.57 in
May Rain: 1.37 in
May to Date
  Avg:10
0.00 in
May to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 1.37 in for the month 1.37 in
May Avg: 0.08 in
Diff from Avg: Over 1.29 in for the month 1.29 in
Season:1 10.770 in
YTD
  Avg:11
4.82 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 5.95 in for the year 5.95 in
Last Rain
Time/Date:
May-16-2022
at 4:01 PM
57 rain days in 2022
7 days in May
1 day since last rain
Current: SE  2.4 mph
1Hr Average: 2.0 mph
Wind Run: 9.53 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 1.0 mph mph
Today: 6.0 mph 9:46 AM
Month: 27.0 mph May-17
Year: 91.0 mph Feb-18
Record Gust: 91.0 mph
Feb-18-2022
Sunlight:
14 hrs 15 min
48 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is
1 min 34 sec longer than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Waning Gibbous
Waning Gibbous, 17 days, 17 hours, 38 minutes in cycle
92%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Decreased 11% since last hour. 61%
Last Hour: Decreased 11% since last hour. 11%
High 7:06 AM: 95%
Low 10:04 AM: 61%
Record High: 98%
Sep-18-2021
Record Low: 12%
May-10-2022
Current: Falling 0.006  inHg/hr 30.093 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 8:05 AM: 30.101 in.
Low 12:00 AM: 30.022 in.
Record High: 30.732 inHg
Jan-21-2022
Record Low: 29.158 inHg
Jan-17-2022
Heating Degree Days Snow3 Wind Chill AIR
Today: 8.3
May: 126.3
2022 to Date: 3926.7
Cooling Degree Days
2022 to Date: 26.8
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
May Snow: No Change 0.00 in
May Avg: 0.00 in
Diff from Avg: 0.00 in
Season Total:2 91.55 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 snow days in May
17 snow days this season.2
First Snow of Season:
Nov-13-2021
Average 1st Snow:
04 of Dec
Current: 57.2°F
Low 6:18 AM: 39.7°F
Yesterday: 47.3°F
Record: -9.9°F
Jan-15-2022
Quality
Index6:

53


Moderate
Density:
1.23 kg/m3
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
3.0
Sunburn in
37 Minutes
Highest:
9:59 AM
4.5
309 W/m2
0%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
9:59 AM
744  W/m2
Record:
1216 W/m2
Soil Depth/Temp8 Irrigation Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
0.6 in: 55°F °F
1.2 in: 55°F
1.8 in: 55°F

Growing conditions
at the depth of:  0.6 in:


Soil moisture range is from
0-Wet to 200-Dry/Frozen
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.00 in
7-Days Rain: 0.57 in
7-Days ET: 0.00 in
7-Day:  0.57 in water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.57 in
May:  1.37 in water in excess of what evaporated this month. 1.37 in
HIGHS: LOWS:
88.5°F
May-12-2022
-5.6°F
Jan-22-2022
Daytime Records
  81.7°F
Sep-20-2021
  7.7°F
Jan-15-2022
Nitetime Records
  75.2°F
Sep-15-2021
  1.6°F
Jan-30-2022
ICN:5 | S3C2:1 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.7 | RCP:98%
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.   2 Snow season July 1st to June 30th.   3 Snow manually measured usually around 7AM and 7PM.   5 Estimated amount of water needed to replace the water used by plants and evaporation from the past week. (Negative numbers mean amount of water needed, positive numbers mean excess water is present).   6 Air Quality Index is provided by Minnesota Polution Control Agency and is updated hourly between the hours of 6AM and Midnight.   7 Leaf Wetness is surface moisture on foliage. 0 being totally dry and 15 being totally saturated.   8 Soil moisture and temperatures are from sensors burried in the ground at the levels specified.   9 Solar Index represents either an absolute scale of solar energy (W/m²) using the station’s recorded maximum or a percentage of computed theoretical solar maximum using the station’s location and time of day. These indices differ most when the sun is low on the horizon. The current scale is shown, and will toggle if it or the icon is clicked.   10 Historical average only to day 18 of just the month of May for this station since 2013.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 18 of May for this station since 2013.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Today & Tonight
Today

Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Partly Sunny


Hi 64 °F
NWS forecast: Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Local station forecast: Increasing clouds with little temp change, precipitation possible within 24 to 48 hrs.
Tonight

Tonight: Showers.  Low around 51. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Showers


Lo 51 °F
NWS forecast: Showers. Low around 51. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Thursday

Thursday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. West wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Showers
Likely then
Chance
Showers
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Partly Cloudy

Friday

Friday: A slight chance of showers between 9am and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 9 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Slight Chance
Showers then
Slight Chance
T-storms
Friday
Night
Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
Showers

Saturday

Saturday: A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Chance
Showers then
Chance
T-storms
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Showers
Likely

Sunday

Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Showers
Likely

Hi 65 °F Lo 56 °F Hi 86 °F Lo 70 °F Hi 84 °F Lo 60 °F Hi 69 °F

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