Rain

Accuweather
August 13, 2019 - 6:13 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - We're trading sunglasses for umbrellas across the Western New York region today as waves of rain, heavy at times, are crossing the region. Periods of downpours are likely in spots. While the Buffalo metro will see some significant rainfall, indications point toward the...
Read More
NWS Buffalo
June 16, 2019 - 8:17 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - It's not just your imagination. We're setting records when it comes to rainfall in the region and there's more rainfall in the offing for Buffalo and Western New York. The National Weather Service in Buffalo says we shattered the 1926 record for rainfall for June 15th as more...
Read More
Rain.
Richard Root
November 06, 2017 - 3:11 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The National Weather Service says a record was set Sunday after recording a total rain-fall of 2.01 inches at their Buffalo Airport office. This beats the record set for this day in 1985 of 1.77 inches. The most rain fell in Mayville in Chautauqua County, which had 3.24 inches...
Read More
Dreamstime photo
(WBEN) The National Weather Service has a Wind Advisory that lasts until early tomorrow morning, as part of a forecast that includes winds, a lot of rain, and possibly even some snow in the higher elevations of the southern tier between now and Halloween night. Rains are expected to be so heavy...
Read More
Thunderstorms pummeled the region several times on Tuesday, leaving a trail of minor damage this morning. At the National Weather Service's office at Buffalo Niagara International Airport, they recorded .42 inches of rain for the day, with heavier amounts to the south and east . Add in strong winds...
Read More
Tom Puckett
May 19, 2017 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Those seeking to hit the water at Safe Harbor Marina -- the marina off Furhmann Boulevard near the Coast Guard Station- were disappointed earlier this week when they learned last month's soaking rains caused a delay in the start of the season. "It was scheduled for May 15th. We'...
Read More
Dreamstime
(WBEN) Sunday's heavy rains in greater Buffalo wrote another chapter in the record books, making this past month the wettest April on record. It also secured a spot for April 30th as the wettest one on that date. A record rainfall Sunday of 1.07 inches beats the old record of .84 set in 1909. April...
Read More
AccuWeather Summer 2017 Forecast Map
AccuWeather.com
Richard Root
April 27, 2017 - 6:13 am
(WBEN) - Last year, AccuWeather Expert Long-Range Forecaster Paul Pastelok pretty much nailed the forecast for the Northeast. “July is a tricky month where there may be a few cooldowns from thunderstorms and back door fronts, but other than that I think June, July and August, you’ll see your series...
Read More
Dreamstime
(WBEN) As Aprils typically go, today will be a scorcher, but damaging thunderstorms loom. "The record high for Buffalo today is 84 degrees. There will be some areas, especiually right alongthe Lake Erie shoreline and across portions of the Niagara Frontier that could reach into the upper 80's,"...
Read More
@NWSBuffalo
Tim Wenger
April 05, 2017 - 7:20 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - It's looking more like February than April as Thursday's rain has transitioned to wet snow. A Winter Weather Advisory is posted through Friday afternoon and a Flood Watch remains posted into the weekend. BELOW: HEAR NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGIST JON HITCHCOCK ON THE...
Read More