Erie County is experiencing some snow and it is CRAZY!! Let's put this in perspective. Four miles south of Cheektowaga 65 inches of the white flurries were reported as of Wednesday afternoon while three miles north of Cheektowaga there was only two inches of snow reported!

Lancaster saw heavy snow fall, with a whopping 63 inches reported as of 9:44 Wednesday morning while West Seneca was seeing 57 inches as of 8 p.m. Tuesday night.

Meanwhile Orchard Park had 48 inches as of 8 p.m. Tuesday night and Lackawanna was measuring in with 42 inches of snow at 9 a.m. Wednesday morning, according to the National Weather Service. The Buffalo International Airport reportedly had 6.2 inches at 6:50 a.m. Wednesday morning. The city of Buffalo reported 6 inches at 9:45 a.m. Wednesday.

A storm over the Upper Great Lakes will move northeastward to Northeastern Canada by Friday, The National Weather Service reports. The system will produce lake enhanced snow over the Great Lakes through Thursday evening. In the wake of the storm, northwest flow over the Lakes will aid in producing lake effect snow downwind from the Great Lakes Thursday night into Friday morning.

 

 

 

LOCATION          STORM TOTAL     TIME/DATE   COMMENTS
                     SNOWFALL           OF
                     /INCHES/   MEASUREMENT
 4 S CHEEKTOWAGA       65.0  1004 AM 11/19  ESTIMATED
   LANCASTER             63.0   944 AM 11/19  NWS EMPLOYEE
   GARDENVILLE           60.0   800 PM 11/18  TRAINED SPOTTER
   WEST SENECA           57.0   800 PM 11/18  TRAINED SPOTTER
   2 W WEST SENECA       51.0   700 AM 11/19  COCORAHS
   ELMA                  51.0   800 PM 11/18  TRAINED SPOTTER
   ORCHARD PARK          48.0   800 PM 11/18  TRAINED SPOTTER
   WALES CENTER          48.0   946 AM 11/19  TRAINED SPOTTER
   1 N HAMBURG           48.0   905 AM 11/19  NWS EMPLOYEE
   4 SSE BUFFALO         45.0   700 AM 11/19  COCORAHS
   2 SSW BLASDELL        44.0   700 AM 11/19  COCORAHS
   4 NW ALDEN            44.0   700 AM 11/19  COCORAHS
   LACKAWANNA            42.0   900 AM 11/19  SOCIAL MEDIA
   1 N LANCASTER         36.0   945 AM 11/19  TRAINED SPOTTER
   2 N LANCASTER         25.0  1006 AM 11/19  NWS EMPLOYEE
   2 S WALES CENTER      20.3   700 AM 11/19  COOP OBSERVER
   1 W COLDEN            18.7   730 AM 11/19  COOP OBSERVER
   2 S AKRON             17.5   700 AM 11/19  COCORAHS
   SLOAN                 16.0   800 PM 11/18  TRAINED SPOTTER
   BOSTON                12.0   944 AM 11/19  TRAINED SPOTTER
   2 NE BOSTON           10.0   700 AM 11/19  COCORAHS
   2 SE GLENWOOD          8.3   700 AM 11/19  COCORAHS
   CLARENCE               7.0   944 AM 11/19  TRAINED SPOTTER
   NY BUFFALO INTL ARPT   6.2   650 AM 11/19  ASOS
   4 NE BUFFALO           6.2   800 AM 11/19  COOP OBSERVER
   BUFFALO                6.0   945 AM 11/19  NORTHEAST SIDE
   4 N BUFFALO            3.5   700 AM 11/19  COCORAHS
   KENMORE                3.0   800 PM 11/18  TRAINED SPOTTER
   3 N CHEEKTOWAGA        2.0  1005 AM 11/19  SOCIAL MEDIA
   7 N BUFFALO            1.5   700 AM 11/19  COCORAHS
   TONAWANDA              0.9   700 AM 11/19  COCORAHS
   EAST AMHERST           0.8   700 AM 11/19  COCORAHS