Light Lake Effect Monday, Looking Mainly Dry Rest Of The Week

JAMESTOWN, NEW YORK (WNY NEWS NOW) – Outside of some minor lake effect snow on Monday and some nuisance snow showers Wednesday, the remainder of the week will be mainly dry. 

Colder air flowing into the region on Monday will generate a relatively weak lake effect snow band. The band will focus on the Chautauqua Ridge on Monday and then shift Northward and weakened Monday night.

Snowfall totals will only be an inch or two with mostly cloudy skies outside of any snow showers.

Skies will clear out through the day on Tuesday with partly to mostly sunny skies through the day. Highs will be in the upper 30’s to lower 40’s.

The winds will pick up on Tuesday with gust of 40-50 MPH across the Niagara Frontier/Lake Erie and gust of 35+ elsewhere.

A few light snow showers will be possible across the region on Wednesday with no to very little accumulation expected.

After Wednesday, high pressure building in across the region will promote partly to mostly sunny skies for Thursday and Friday.

High temperatures towards the end of the week will be in the lower to mid 40’s.

The weekend will continue to stay mainly dry with some sunshine.


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