Buffalo, NY —  A powerful chilly entrance will deliver heavy rain and gusty winds this night.  And then chilly arctic air from the northwest which can produce some lake impact snow southeast of the lakes with some minor accumulations doable.  Bursts of heavy snow at instances might enormously cut back visibilities within the slim lake bands.  Arctic air might additionally deliver file chilly highs. 

Also gusty winds anticipated off Lake Ontario. There’s a Wind Advisory and Lakeshore Flood Warning for Niagara and Orleans counties Thursday night to Friday morning.  Winds W/NW 20 to 30 mph and gusts as much as 50 mph are doable.

There are additionally issues of a Flash Freeze tonight.  Ice might type on space roadways and make for harmful driving situations.  A powerful chilly entrance first bringing rain this night for a lot of in WNY, will get the roads moist after 4pm.  Then a speedy drop in temperatures behind the entrance, rapidly dropping 10 to 15 levels in a couple of hour interval, and under freezing by 8pm for a lot of.  So any coating of water on the roads might simply turn out to be a coating of ice on the roadways, particularly on elevated street surfaces comparable to bridges and overpbades the place the floor temperatures get colder from air pbading underneath it. 

Temperatures will keep under freezing and even within the 20s via Friday, so prepare for winter driving situations on the market.

Buffalo might set a file for coldest daytime excessive for Friday, November 10, with highs close to 30 levels F. The coldest file excessive of 30 levels F was set in 1877.

We additionally might have file lows Saturday morning if we fall to 19 levels F, set in 1957, we might tie that file low. 

For comparability, a forecasted excessive temperature of 27 levels on Friday could be matched by the identical excessive temperature forecasting in Barrow, Alaska, which is the northern most location within the United States.

The very chilly air transferring over the nice and cozy lake waters will produce some lake impact snow Thursday evening into Friday. And with these northwesterly winds, lake impact snow is predicted southeast of Lake Erie, in these typical spots of utmost southern Erie county and into Chautauqua and Cattaraugus counties.  Also lake impact snow southeast of Lake Ontario is predicted inland from the lake.

Multiple lake impact snow bands are doable and there could possibly be minor accumulations of snow southeast of each lakes.

There will not be quite a lot of moisture related to this chilly entrance exterior of the lake impact snow bands.

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