Share this article

print logo

LAKE-EFFECT SNOW FALLS IN S. TIER

Four to 5 inches of snow fell early Thursday as a lake-effect storm hit Chautauqua and Cattaraugus counties and adjacent areas. The snow tapered off during the morning.

Stockton reported 5 inches, while 4 inches were measured in Bemus Point, Charlotte, Arcade, Leon and Little Valley. Jamestown registered 3 inches. An inch fell in Olean, and Dunkirk had just a trace.

The heaviest snow in Erie County -- 2 inches -- was in Springville.

A southwest flow of warmer air will take snow out of the forecast for the next few days. Temperatures were expected to approach 50 today. Rain is expected tonight and Saturday.

There are no comments - be the first to comment