Cooler and bright Friday with a wintry mix to start weekend

Sunny skies with cooler air fro Friday
Posted at 7:16 AM, Dec 16, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-16 23:40:03-05

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Wind Advisory until 1am Friday for Chautauqua, Erie, Niagara, Orleans, Genesee, and Wyoming Counties. Winds will gust 40 to 50mph.

The gusty breezes will blow into Friday as cooler air settles in under mostly sunny skies. The weekend will start with a wintry mix leaving some slushy snow across the northern counties of Niagara & Orleans and some icy conditions for the interior Southern Tier as a winter weather system switches between snowflakes and raindrops during the afternoon on Saturday. Colder air will set up some lake snows for the Southern Tier into Sunday morning as daytime highs are held below the freezing mark in most locations.

MORNING: Mostly sunny, mid 30s.
AFTERNOON: Cool breeze, near 40.

MORNING: Rain and snow, low 30s.
AFTERNOON: Wintry mix, mid 30s.

MORNING: Snow showers south of Buffalo, mid 20s.
AFTERNOON: Partly sunny, low 30s.

MORNING: Partly cloudy, low 20s.
AFTERNOON: Partly sunny, mid 30s.