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January 11, 2020 - 6:16 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Expect a wet and windy weekend in Western New York. The National Weather Service has issued a high wind warning for the region from 4 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Sunday. Southwest winds will remain at a steady rate of 25 to 40 miles per hour, though gusts could be upwards of 60 miles...
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Tim Wenger
December 08, 2019 - 3:04 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Better to be forewarned than surprised, right? This is one of those weather stories with an asterisk on it that indicates it's too early to tell exactly how it will all play out, but there is enough indication that things are going to change that we think you'll want to be...
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November 26, 2019 - 12:30 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - This Wednesday before Thanksgiving is traditionally the busiest travel day of the season and strong winds will be the order of the day as thousands of Western New Yorkers drive and fly to arrive at their destination for Thanksgiving Thursday. TRACK : Daily WBEN 7 First Alert...
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Tom Puckett
September 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Overnight, the season changed from summer to fall, and meteorologists say the outlook should be normal for this time of year. As for summer, National Weather Service meteorolgist Aaron Reynolds says it was an average summer. "We started out fairly cool in June where we ran...
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June 09, 2019 - 8:44 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Another flooding threat for property owners along the Lake Ontario shoreline this week as a Lakeshore Flood Warning is posted late Monday through Tuesday. The combination of record high lake levels and winds from the west to northwest has forecasters concerned about further...
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March 22, 2019 - 6:22 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - "There'll be a little bit of wet snow around". Not exactly the quote from your National Weather Service meteorologist you want to hear on March 22nd when temperatures should be more moderate and visions of an early Spring weekend are dancing in your head. Snow Returns - NWS...
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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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January 30, 2019 - 9:07 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - A Blizzard Warning has been posted for all of Erie, Genesee and Wyoming Counties. Heavy lake effect snow is expected with additional snow accumulations of 5 to 10 inches. Winds are gusting as high as 40 mph, creating wind chills as low as 25 below zero. "Buffalo is a tough...
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NWS Buffalo
December 04, 2018 - 3:16 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - It's not necessarily how much snow will fall, it's more about when. The National Weather Service is closely watching the potential development of a lake effect snow event that could make its presence fellt in the middle of the Thursday morning commute. Here is our latest...
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Accuweather
November 21, 2018 - 11:51 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo, Western New York and the northeast in general are in the deep freeze for Thanksgiving Day with record or near record cold expected in many locations. A 10 degree reading at 4:36am is not a record temperature for this date, however it is the coldest temperature...
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