Marginal Risk for severe thunderstorms and excessive rain for today

WEATHER ALERT: A MARGINAL RISK for both severe thunderstorms and excessive rain are on the horizon for today for most of Allegany County, with gusty winds also being possible as a cold front crosses the area.

A map of the Tuesday risk area, from the National Weather Service (NWS) at Buffalo, accompanies this story, with the inset at right from the NWS Weather Prediction Center in Norman, Okla.

After a chance of showers tomorrow, the rest of the week, through Labor Day Weekend, currently is forecast for various degrees of sun.

Be Aware. Be Prepared. Stay Safe.TM and continue to monitor for changes in today’s weather.

Further information is available at for the NWS Buffalo forecast region, for Steuben and counties to the east, and for adjoining Pennsylvania counties.

Local weather forecasts for specific areas are accessible through the Search feature in the upper left corner of most NWS pages, with Hourly Weather Forecasts, which project event timing throughout the day, found on the lower right side of local pages.

Progression of storms can be tracked interactively via a zoomable NWS Doppler radar site at

The NWS Storm Prediction Center (SPC) website is at, with the overall Weather Prediction Center at, which includes information on types of potential weather dangers. The National Hurricane Center is at

Information from the NWS on severe thunderstorm safety is available at, along with additional guidance from at
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