Buffalo blizzard 2022: Federal disaster declared for 11 New York counties after historic snowfall

Buffalo blizzard 2022: Federal disaster declared for 11 New York counties after historic snowfall

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WABC) — President Joe Biden has approved a federal emergency declaration for 11 New York counties after historic levels of snow buried the region over the weekend. The storm set a state record for the most snowfall in a 24-hour period, with some parts of Erie County receiving more than 6 feet of … Read more

Buffalo Blizzard 2022: Lake-effect snow buries Buffalo, New York

Buffalo Blizzard 2022: Lake-effect snow buries Buffalo, New York

BUFFALO, New York — Piles of snow, in some places taller than most people, buried parts of western and northern New York as a lake-effect storm hit areas east of Lake Erie and Lake Ontario for a third straight day Saturday, with possibly more to come. Snowfall totals as high as 77 inches (196 centimeters) … Read more

“Thundersnow” hits Buffalo area as dangerous storm cripples parts of western and northern New York

“Thundersnow” hits Buffalo area as dangerous storm cripples parts of western and northern New York

ONE dangerous blizzard with lake effect paralyzed parts of western and northern New York on Friday, with nearly 2 feet of snow already on the ground in some places by mid-morning and possibly much more on the way. Storm severity varied widely due to the unique characteristics of lake-effect storms, which are caused by cold … Read more