Aaron Mentkowski

Tom Puckett
October 22, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) As we enjoyed temperatures in the upper 60s Monday, the meteorologists were behind a curtain looking into their crystal ball and putting the finishing touches on their long range winter forecasts. Looking at atmospheric trends, historical statistics and applying the...
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February 25, 2019 - 12:43 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Thousands of Western New Yorkers are waking up Monday morning without power following a punishing wondstorm Sunday and through the night. ( Links to power outages and complete weather warnings below ). VIEW: WBEN Closings Riding the Storm Out - Meteorologist Kirk Apffel Storm...
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The National Weather Service says Buffalo-area temperatures topped the record of 64 degrees for this date, with the mercury hitting 66 during the noon hour. "It feels like spring. Absolutely," says 7 First Alert Chief Meteorologist Aaron Mentkowski. Despite the extremely warm-- and early-...
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(WBEN) Western New York won't escape a snowy blast of winter in the next several days. A Winter Weather Advisory is posted for the Buffalo metro area while a Winter Storm Warning is posted for portions of the southern tier Wednesday into Thursday. A storm passing southeast of the region will bring...
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