Soggy start to the weekend as cooler air arrives in WNY

Lake effect rain to cover much of WNY this weekend
Posted at 6:00 AM, Oct 15, 2021

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — The weekend will start with a soaking rain in the morning then cooler air will rush in on gusty winds during the afternoon. Temperatures will start near 60F at breakfast then drop into the 50s during the afternoon as winds turn northwesterly and increase to 15-20mph. As the air aloft cools, plumes of lake effect rain showers will develop off lakes Erie & Ontario during Sunday morning and continue into the afternoon as daytime highs struggle to reach the mid 50s.

MORNING: Showers & T-Storms, near 60.
AFTERNOON: Windy & Cooler with Scattered Showers, mid 50s

MORNING: Windy with lake effect rain showers, mid 40s.
AFTERNOON: Lake effect rain showers, mid 50s.

MORNING: Scattered showers, mid 40s.
AFTERNOON: Partly sunny & cool, mid 50s.

MORNING: Partly cloudy, mid 40s.
AFTERNOON: Mostly sunny, low 60s.