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213 AM EDT Sat Oct 23 2021 .SYNOPSIS... A cool airmass will remain in place through the weekend, supporting a few periods of lake effect rain showers east of Lakes Erie and Ontario. Low pressure will then slowly move from the Ohio Valley late Sunday to the eastern Great Lakes Monday and Tuesday, bringing periods of rain to the entire region. Area Forecast Discussion
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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: @ 11:50am  
Temperatures Current Conditions Forecast
Lake Erie:61°F
Lake Ontario:64°F
Currently Outside: Warmer 2.5°F than last hour.

48.8°F

Cool
High Today
49.3°F
11:39 AM
Low Today
38.3°F
1:22 AM
Yest High
57.7°F
12:14 AM
Yest Low
39.2°F
11:57 PM
Sta* High
81.2°F
2020
Sta* Low
33.5°F
2018
* This Station's Records Since 12/2013
Rec* High
105.0°F
1926
Rec* Low
48.0°F
0
Weather Server uptime 6 Days 1 Hours 41 Minutes 57 Seconds
Hazardous Weather Outlook
Public Info Statement
Overcast Overcast

Wind from SSW Wind:  SSW
1.3

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

Today: Scattered showers, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Light and variable wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Scattered
Showers
Tonight

Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Chance
Showers
Sunday

Sunday: A chance of showers, mainly after 5pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Mostly Sunny
then Chance
Showers
Hi 51 °F Lo 42 °F Hi 54 °F

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GRLevel3 radar OFFLINE KBUF

Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 1.1°F since last hour. 41.2°F
Last Hour: Decreased 1.1°F since last hour. 1.1°F
High 11:30 AM: 43.5°F
Low 12:22 AM: 35.9°F
Record High: 72.0°F on
Sep-14-2021
Record Low: 35.9°F on
Oct-23-2021
Wetbulb: 45.4°F
Leaf Wet:7 0
Rain Today
rain graph

Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 1.68 in
Oct Rain: 5.53 in
Oct to Date
  Avg:10
0.00 in
Oct to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 5.53 in for the month 5.53 in
Oct Avg: 0.00 in
Diff from Avg: Over 5.53 in for the month 5.53 in
Season:1 7.42 in
YTD
  Avg:11
2.83 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 4.59 in for the year 4.59 in
Last Rain
Time/Date:
Oct-21-2021
at 9:51 PM
104 rain days in 2021
8 days in October
1 day since last rain
Current: SSW  1.3 mph
1Hr Average: 1.2 mph
Wind Run: 27.63 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 0.9 kts mph
Today: 5.2 mph 9:40 AM
Month: 47.0 mph Oct-16
Year: 47.0 mph Oct-16
Record Gust: 47.0 mph
Oct-16-2021
Sunlight:
10 hrs 56 min
18 sec
of Sunlight Today
Which is
2 min 14 sec shorter than
yesterday
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend

Waning Gibbous
Waning Gibbous, 17 days, 4 hours, 48 minutes in cycle
92%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Decreased 11% since last hour. 75%
Last Hour: Decreased 11% since last hour. 11%
High 1:40 AM: 93%
Low 11:48 AM: 74%
Record High: 98%
Sep-18-2021
Record Low: 40%
Sep-2-2021
Current: Rising 0.003  inHg/hr 30.031 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 10:14 AM: 30.032 in.
Low 4:10 AM: 29.991 in.
Record High: 30.389 inHg
Oct-6-2021
Record Low: 29.604 inHg
Oct-16-2021
Heating Degree Days Snow3 Wind Chill AIR
Today: 11.7
Oct: 98.5
2021 to Date: 4005.9
Cooling Degree Days
2021 to Date: 750.5
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Oct Snow: No Change 0.00 in
Oct Avg: 0.00 in
Diff from Avg: 0.00 in
Season Total:2 0.00 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 snow days in October
0 snow days this season.2
First Snow of Season:
Feb-6-2021
Average 1st Snow:
07 of Dec
Current: 48.8°F
Low 1:31 AM: 38.1°F
Yesterday: 39.2°F
Record: 38.1°F
Oct-23-2021
Quality
Index6:

24


Good
Density:
1.25 kg/m3
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
2.7
Sunburn in
41 Minutes
Highest:
11:41 AM
2.7
385 W/m2
0%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
11:44 AM
626  W/m2
Record:
1004 W/m2
Soil Depth/Temp8 Irrigation Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
0.6 in: 58°F °F
1.2 in: 57°F
1.8 in: 58°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: 1.68 in
7-Days ET: 0.07 in
7-Day:  1.609 in water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. 1.609 in
October:  5.38 in water in excess of what evaporated this month. 5.38 in
HIGHS: LOWS:
84.6°F
Sep-20-2021
38.3°F
Oct-23-2021
Daytime Records
  81.7°F
Sep-20-2021
  47.8°F
Oct-22-2021
Nitetime Records
  75.2°F
Sep-15-2021
  42.1°F
Oct-23-2021
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 23 of just the month of October for this station since 2013.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 23 of October for this station since 2013.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Today & Tonight
Today

Today: Scattered showers, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Light and variable wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Scattered
Showers

Hi 51 °F
NWS forecast: Scattered showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Light and variable wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Local station forecast: Increasing clouds with little temp change, precipitation possible within 24 to 48 hrs.
Tonight

Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Chance
Showers

Lo 42 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Sunday

Sunday: A chance of showers, mainly after 5pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Mostly Sunny
then Chance
Showers
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Rain.  Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 47. East wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Rain and
Patchy Fog
Monday

Monday: Occasional rain.  Patchy fog. High near 55. East wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Rain and
Patchy Fog
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Occasional rain or drizzle before 1am, then rain likely after 1am.  Low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Rain

Tuesday

Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Chance
Showers
Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: Scattered showers before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Scattered
Showers then
Cloudy
Wednesday

Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Mostly Cloudy

Hi 54 °F Lo 47 °F Hi 55 °F Lo 43 °F Hi 51 °F Lo 44 °F Hi 55 °F

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