Monday Snow!

April 18, 2011 Updated Apr 18, 2011 at 12:46 PM EDT

By WKBW News


Monday Snow!

April 18, 2011 Updated Apr 18, 2011 at 12:46 PM EDT

BUFFALO, NY ( wkbw ) A late spring snow is falling on parts of Western New York today. Chief Meteorologist Mike Randall says if you are headed for the "Party In The Plaza" to celebrate the Sabres playoff game, you should be prepared.

The forecast calls for: Rain and snow, mainly before 5pm. High near 40. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph.

Over at Coca Cola Field, the Buffalo Bisons have called off their Monday matchup.

Here is the latest from the Bisons website:

April 18, 2011 ¬-Monday's game between the Buffalo Bisons and the Rochester Red Wings at Coca-Cola Field has been postponed due to snow and freezing temperatures. The teams will make up the game as part of a doubleheader on Tuesday, April 19 at Coca-Cola Field (Game 1: 12:05 p.m.)
On Tuesday, April 19, the Bisons and Red Wings will play two, seven-inning games.

Fans holding tickets to Monday's game can exchange them for a comparable ticket to any future 2011 Bisons games (excluding special events). All ticket exchanges must be made at the Coca-Cola Field box office. Please note that these exchanges do not have to be made on Monday, April 18. Fans with tickets can exchange them throughout the remainder of the 2011 season.

For more information regarding the exchange policy, fans can contact the Bisons at THE-HERD (843-4373).