URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Buffalo NY Niagara-Orleans-Monroe-Northern Erie- Including the cities of Niagara Falls, Medina, Rochester, and Buffalo 245 PM EDT Fri Sep 18 2020 ...FROST ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 8 AM EDT SATURDAY... * WHAT...Temperatures in the mid to upper 30s well inland from the Lake Erie and Lake Ontario shorelines will result in frost formation. * WHERE...Niagara, Orleans, Monroe, and Northern Erie counties. * WHEN...From midnight tonight to 8 AM EDT Saturday. * IMPACTS...Frost could kill sensitive outdoor vegetation if left uncovered. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold.
Niagara-Orleans-Monroe-Wayne-Northern Cayuga-Oswego-Northern Erie- Genesee-Livingston-Ontario- Including the cities of Niagara Falls, Medina, Rochester, Newark, Fair Haven, Oswego, Buffalo, Batavia, Geneseo, and Canandaigua Tue Jul 7 2020 ...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM EDT FRIDAY... * WHAT...Heat index values in the mid 90s this afternoon and Wednesday afternoon, then near 100 Thursday and Friday afternoon. Highest heat index values will be inland from the Lake Erie and Lake Ontario shores. * WHERE...Niagara, Orleans, Monroe, Wayne, Northern Cayuga, Oswego, Northern Erie, Genesee, Livingston, and Ontario counties. * WHEN...From 1 PM Tuesday to 8 PM EDT Friday. * IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat illnesses to occur. Warm overnight low temperatures will make it difficult to cool buildings without air conditioning. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing when possible. To reduce risk during outdoor work, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency! Call 9 1 1.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning National Weather Service Buffalo NY 451 PM EDT Fri May 29 2020 The National Weather Service in Buffalo has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northeastern Erie County in western New York... Southeastern Niagara County in western New York... * Until 545 PM EDT.. * At 451 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Blasdell, or over Lackawanna, moving northeast at 30 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. * Locations impacted include... Buffalo, Cheektowaga, West Seneca, Clarence, Lackawanna, Kenmore, Depew, Amherst, Tonawanda and Lancaster. This includes Interstate 90 between exits 57 and 49. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature`s leading killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Torrential rainfall is occurring with this storm, and may lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.
Severe Thunderstorm Watch
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH OUTLINE UPDATE FOR WS 76 NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK 1200 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 2020 SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 76 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM EDT FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS NEW YORK COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE ALLEGANY CATTARAUGUS CHAUTAUQUA ERIE GENESEE LIVINGSTON MONROE NIAGARA ONTARIO ORLEANS WAYNE WYOMING
WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING... * WHAT...Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected. * WHERE...The Niagara Frontier. * WHEN...From 2 PM this afternoon to 11 PM EDT this evening. Strongest wind gusts expected during the late afternoon and early evening. * IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. A few tree limbs could be blown down, resulting in isolated power outages. Tents and temporary outdoor structures may be damaged by the gusty winds.
Here is what to expect in the coming hours. This is going to be a pretty big weather event. There are alerts posted for flooding, wind and lake shore flooding as well. Not to mention this thing could turn into an ice storm.
Wind is going to pick up at around 4:00 AM. Gusts could reach up to 60 MPH. Be prepared for power outages, downed trees etc. If you encounter a downed power line, just assume it is LIVE, don’t go near it, and call the power company. Your shallow rooted trees could also come down due to the ground being saturated and then high winds, so watch where you park your cars!
Here is a cool graphic from the NWS with who and where will be impacted by what.
Here is how much rain is forecast overnight:
And Wind. This storm is going to be no joke, weather will be updated as soon as new reports are avail. Stay tuned! -JAP-