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National Weather Service confirms tornado in Wayland, Steuben County after investigation

National Weather Service confirms tornado in Wayland, Steuben County after investigation
The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down in Wayland, Steuben County. It happened Monday, September 19 around 7:30 p.m. The tornado was rated an EF-1 with estimated winds of 90 mph ... more
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FOLLOW THE LATEST: Severe thunderstorms developing to west, threat increases for Finger Lakes in coming hours

WEEKEND FORECAST: Thunderstorms possible, building humidity in Finger Lakes
Follow the latest from the FingerLakes1.com team as potentially severe thunderstorms make their way through the Finger Lakes and Central New York this afternoon and evening. Our team will be posting updates here throughout. What's ... more
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Tornado touches down in Wayland, NWS confirms

Tornado touches down in Wayland, NWS confirms
A tornado touched down in Wayland, Steuben County on Monday night, the National Weather Service (NWS) in Binghamton has confirmed. The tornado was rated E-1 with peak winds estimated at 90 miles per hour, according ... more
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Labor Day soaker: Waves of moderate, heavy rain expected through Tuesday morning

Labor Day soaker: Waves of moderate, heavy rain expected through Tuesday morning
A much needed rainy day is here. The Finger Lakes, Central New York, and Southern Tier are in for a soaker, with the only bad news being that it arrived at the end of a ... more
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RAIN COMING: Holiday weekend heat is over for Finger Lakes, soggy with showers through Labor Day

RAIN COMING: Holiday weekend heat is over for Finger Lakes, soggy with showers through Labor Day
The Labor Day Weekend heat is over. Now that Saturday has passed, the summer-like temperatures will come to an end. While things will be comfortable, with high temperatures in the mid-70s, the focus shifts to ... more
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HOLIDAY WEEKEND WEATHER: Starts hot and humid, but second half gets cool and unsettled

HOLIDAY WEEKEND WEATHER: Starts hot and humid, but second half gets cool and unsettled
It's going to feel like summer for the start of the Labor Day Weekend. Whether you live in Western New York or Central New York temperatures will soar into the mid-to-upper 80s. High pressure to ... more
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LATEST: Tracking rain, potentially strong thunderstorms through the evening

Thunderstorms with gusty winds, heavy rain approach as cold front reaches Finger Lakes: When will it rain?
Rain is overtaking the Finger Lakes and Central New York. While heavier thunderstorms are not anticipated for counties like Livingston, Monroe, or points westward - the potential exists for those areas east of that line ... more
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NWS issues heat advisory: Thunderstorms threat increases into Tuesday

SEVERE WEATHER THREAT: Storms with damaging winds, heavy rain possible for Finger Lakes, Central New York
The National Weather Service has issued heat advisories for most of the Finger Lakes, Central New York, and Southern Tier. Temperatures this afternoon are expected to cross through the 80s and settle in the 90s ... more
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Soggy start to Tuesday, but showers and downpours clear out by afternoon

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The forecast starts out rainy for a big chunk of the Finger Lakes, as a round of showers and downpours move through the region. That said, conditions will improve as the morning progresses, giving way ... more
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LATEST: Heavy rain, thunderstorms possible throughout day as humid air sticks around

LIVE UPDATES: Heavy thunderstorms possible through evening
The radar of the Finger Lakes, Southern Tier, and Central New York remained active into the overnight hours, with plenty of scattered showers and thunderstorms. The focus now turns to the start of the new ... more
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DROUGHT UPDATE: How much rain is needed? Data shows many locations 3-7 inches behind on rainfall this summer

DROUGHT UPDATE: How much rain is needed? Data shows many locations 3-7 inches behind on rainfall this summer
How dry has it been across the Finger Lakes, Central New York, and Southern Tier? The answer, despite some much needed rainfall this week in precipitation-heavy, slow moving thunderstorms is 'exceptionally'. With few exceptions, the ... more
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Heavy rain, hail, and thunderstorms hammer Finger Lakes same day drought watch is expanded

Heavy rain, hail, and thunderstorms hammer Finger Lakes same day drought watch is expanded
Despite some heavy rain for parts of the Finger Lakes- including Cayuga, Ontario, Livingston, Seneca, and Wayne counties, Gov. Kathy Hochul has directed the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation to extend its drought ... more
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Have drought conditions improved? Yes, but much of Finger Lakes still ‘abnormally dry’ and in need of rain

Have drought conditions improved? Yes, but much of Finger Lakes still ‘abnormally dry’ and in need of rain
The first 10 days of August were an improvement for the Finger Lakes and Southern Tier, as it deals with prolonged dry weather and drought conditions. According to the U.S. Drought Monitor report for August ... more
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Thunderstorms with much needed heavy rain possible: Will it ease drought?

Thunderstorms with much needed heavy rain possible: Will it ease drought?
One more day of heat for the Finger Lakes and Central New York. After several days in a row of hot, humid weather relief is in sight. The National Weather Service has activated a heat ... more
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Get ready for a chilly winter, New York: Colder than average temperatures expected

Get ready for a chilly winter, New York: Colder than average temperatures expected
The Farmer's Almanac just released its forecast for the upcoming winter. It's going to be a tough season for most of the northeastern U.S., with slushy, icy and snowy weather predicted throughout all of New ... more
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Drought conditions remain the same: Should Finger Lakes residents be concerned?

Drought conditions remain the same: Should Finger Lakes residents be concerned?
The U.S. Drought Monitor says conditions have remained about the same for most of the Finger Lakes and Central New York. In its weekly update released August 4, the Drought Monitor noted that several counties ... more
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Winter 2022-23 forecast: Farmer’s Almanac releases their predictions

Winter 2022-23 forecast: Farmer’s Almanac releases their predicions
Every year the Farmer's Almanac releases their prediction for the upcoming winter, and the forecast for 2022-23 is looking like a very wet and cold winter. Courtesy of the Farmer's Almanac Every year Americans eagerly ... more
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Frequent pop-up drought events could become common in New York

New York farms get $2.3M to reduce climate change impacts
Twenty-one counties in New York are under a drought watch, which could become the norm as climate change heats up the planet. According to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, a drought watch is ... more
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Cayuga, Cortland, and Seneca counties report wind damage after thunderstorms on Thursday

Cayuga, Cortland, and Seneca counties report wind damage after thunderstorms on Thursday
While a tornado was reported in a thunderstorm that rolled through Wyoming County causing a significant amount of damage- another storm brought wind damage to Cortland, Cayuga, and Seneca counties. Communities in Southern Cayuga and ... more
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