Lake effect snow

Lake effect snow
AP Photo
WBEN Newsroom
February 28, 2020 - 2:00 pm
WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — While the blizzard fizzled for the most part across Western New York, more than 2 feet of blustery snow has fallen on parts of upstate New York’s largely rural Tug Hill Plateau and another 2 feet is possible through the weekend.
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NOAA Buffalo
NOAA Buffalo
WBEN Newsroom
February 28, 2020 - 3:00 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) -
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90 truck crash
Tom Puckett
December 11, 2019 - 4:25 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) For some the drive into work was a challenge Wednesday, but it was also a challenge for drivers heading home in some parts. A cold front caused a lake effect band to stall as it moved from north to south. There were several crashes including one involving a tractor trailer along...
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NOAA Buffalo
WBEN Newsroom
December 11, 2019 - 12:39 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Lake effect snow remains on the move across Western New York today as a band of snow is again crossing the Buffalo metro area and will eventually settle south of the city. The snow will be heavy at times but not remain in any one spot for too long, which will hold...
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Wednesday Cold
Wednesday Cold/AccuWeather.com
Tim Wenger
December 08, 2019 - 3:04 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Better to be forewarned than surprised, right? This is one of those weather stories with an asterisk on it that indicates it's too early to tell exactly how it will all play out, but there is enough indication that things are going to change that we think you'll want to be...
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NOAA Buffalo
NOAA Buffalo
WBEN Newsroom
December 03, 2019 - 6:17 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The lake effect snow settled into the deep southtowns and southern tier overnight where a Winter Weather Advisory remains posted until mid-morning. Some fresh accumulation is possible before the lake effect bands are expected to dissipate. Snow showers and bands of lake...
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WBEN Newsroom
November 02, 2019 - 4:03 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - No sooner do we begin to recover from the wettest Halloween on record and a fierce windstorm and we're already facing the next weather worry. But this weather impact is for the southern tier and not the metro Buffalo region. Measurable lake effect snow is forecast into Sunday...
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December 06, 2018 - 8:11 pm
Orchard Park, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Buffalo Bills are drafting snow shovelers to clear New Era Field of snow before Sunday's game against the New York Jets. Lake effect snow Thursday filled the field and seating area with snow and crews will have two days to shovel it away. Anyone 18 years of age and...
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NWS Buffalo
December 06, 2018 - 4:31 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - It hasn't been as much about the amount of snow as it has been the timing and location of it. A band of lake effect snow made its way across the metro Buffalo area during both the morning and afternoon commutes. Winter weather advisories expired for the Buffalo metro area and...
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NWS Buffalo
December 04, 2018 - 3:16 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - It's not necessarily how much snow will fall, it's more about when. The National Weather Service is closely watching the potential development of a lake effect snow event that could make its presence fellt in the middle of the Thursday morning commute. Here is our latest...
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