JAMESTOWN, NEW YORK (WNY NEWS NOW) – July like temperatures will continue through Thursday. A cold front will cross the area on Friday, with unsettled and cooler weather to follow.
Another sunny day is in store for Wednesday with high temperatures in the 80’s to near 90 well inland from Lake Erie. In fact, some areas could see record temperatures tied or even broken.
Partly cloudy skies overnight Wednesday with over night lows warmer than previous nights. Lows will range from the lower 60’s inland to near 70 at Lake Erie.
Clouds will be on the increase through the day on Thursday. It will also be a bit breezy with wind gust as high as 20-30 MPH. Highs will reach the low to mid 80’s.
A slow moving cold front will cross the region on Friday with periods of showers a few thunderstorms through the day. Rainfall totals of up to a half an inch of rain is possible, especially across Eastern portions of the area.
Showers will continue into the weekend as the cold front stalls out to our East. This combined with colder air filtering in over the Great Lakes will produce lake effect rain showers over the weekend.
Highs will plumet behind the front with temperatures only in the upper 40’s to mid 50’s.
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