Buffalo-area snow totals: Historic lake-effect snowstorm dumps more than 5 feet in upstate New York

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NEW YORK (WABC) — The Buffalo metro area was particularly hard hit by historic lake effect snow, with some areas south of the city receiving more than 5 feet early Saturday.

The suburb of Orchard Park, home of the NFL’s Buffalo Bills, reported 77 inches (196 centimeters) early Saturday, according to the National Weather Service. About 80 miles (129 kilometers) northeast of the city, the town of Natural Bridge, near the Fort Drum Army base, reported just under 6 feet.

The top 5 locations for early Saturday afternoon snowfall are:

ORCHARD PARK in Erie County with 77 inches

HAMBURG in Erie County with 73.7 inches

NATURAL BRIDGE in Jefferson County with 72.3 inches

BLSDELL in Erie County with 65 inches

ELMA in Erie County with 58.2 inches

Here are other National Weather Service snowfall reports:

…ALLEGANY COUNTY…

RUSHFORD 4.0 IN 0700 AM 11/19 CO-OP

WELLSVILLE 2.4 ENE 2.1 AT 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

ANGELICA 2.0 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COOP

ALFRED 1.8 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COOP

WHITESVILLE 1N 0.5 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COOP

…CATTARAUGUS COUNTY…

ISCHUA 0.4 SSE 7.3 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

FRANKLINVILLE 0.5 NNE 6.9 IN 0755 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

ALLEGANY STATE PARK 5.5 TO 0700 AM 11/19 COOP

OLEAN 3.5 IN 0730 AM 11/19 COOP

FRANKLINVILLE 3.5 E 3.0 AT 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

…CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY…

FREDONIA 0.8 WNW 24.0 IN 0500 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

DUNKERQUE 1S 22.1 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COOP

FORESTVILLE 2.1 SW 20.0 AT 08:30 11/19 COCORAHS

FREDONIA 1.8 ONW 18.0 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

GERRY 0.8 N 12.7 IN 0730 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

KENNEDY 2.6 SE 12.1 AT 0800 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

MAYVILLE 0.2 ESE 10.7 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

FALCONER 0.3 WSW 9.0 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

JAMESTOWN 4ENE 8.9 IN 0700 AM 11/19 CO-OP

KENNEDY 0.3 NE 8.5 IN 0600 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

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…ERIE COUNTY…

ORCHARD PARK 77.0 IN 0700 AM 11/19 TRAINED OBSERVER

HAMBURG 1.9 NNW 73.7 IN 0900 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

2 SW BLADEL 65.0 IN 0826 PM 11/18 TRAINED OBSERVER

ELMA 2.7 WSW 58.2 AT 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

1 SW WEST SENECA 49.0 IN 0100 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

AURORES EAST 0.1 ENE 47.5 AT 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

ANGOLA 46.0 AT 0800 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

BOSTON 2.5 NE 43.7 AT 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

WEST SENECA 2.5 SE 43.1 AT 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

WALES 42.0 AT 0700 AM 11/19 COOP

EDEN 1.4 SSE 41.7 EN 0745 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

2 SE WEST SENECA 40.0 IN 0300 AM 11/19 NWS EMPLOYEE

AURORA EST 2.7 SSE 39.2 AT 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

1 SSO WEST SENECA 38.0 AT 0900 AM 11/19 AMATEUR RADIO

COLDEN 1.4 NNW 37.8 IN 0730 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

COLDEN 1W 37.8 IN 0730 AM 11/19 COOP

1 WNW ALDEN 34.5 IN 0700 AM 11/19 TRAINED OBSERVER

ALDEN 34.0 AT 0900 AM 11/19 AMATEUR RADIO

3 ENE HOLLAND 33.5 IN 1030 AM 11/18 TRAINED SPOTTER

1 ESE SLOAN 31.0 AT 0900 AM 11/19 AMATEUR RADIO

1 SE LACKAWANNA 31.0 IN 0700 AM 11/19 SPOTTER TRAINED

BUFFALO AIRPORT 30.2 AT 0700 AM 11/19 OFFICIAL NWS OBS

2S SNYDER 29.0 AT 0900 AM 11/19 PUBLIC

1 N CHEEKTOWAGA 28.0 AT 0900 AM 11/19 AMATEUR RADIO

GLENWOOD 1.5 SE 27.0 AT 0800 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

WILLIAMSVILLE 3.8 E 26.5 IN 0708 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

2 NNW CHEEKTOWAGA 26.0 AT 0900 AM 11/19 AMATEUR RADIO

2 WSW MILLGROVE 26.0 AT 0900 AM 11/19 AMATEUR RADIO

1 S BUFFALO 26.0 AT 0800 AM 11/19 PUBLIC

LANCASTER 25.5 IN 0900 AM 11/19 TRAINED OBSERVER

GLENWOOD 1.0 SE 25.4 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

2 SE LANCASTER 24.0 AT 0900 AM 11/19 AMATEUR RADIO

1 N LANCASTER 22.0 AT 10:15 AM 11/19 PUBLIC

1 ENE BUFFALO 22.0 AT 0900 AM 11/19 AMATEUR RADIO

2 W SNYDER 22.0 AT 0900 AM 11/19 PUBLIC

CHEEKTOWAGA 2.4 NW 21.0 IN 0901 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

AKRON 2.4 S 18.5 IN 0800 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

SNYDER 0.6 SW 17.3 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

1 NW WILLIAMSVILLE 16.4 IN 0800 AM 11/19 NWS EMPLOYEE

2 ESE HARRIS HILL 15.0 TO 0900 AM 11/19 PUBLIC

BUFFALO 1.2 ONW 13.6 IN 0900 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

EAST AMHERST 1.3 WSW 10.7 IN 0900 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

KENMORE 0.3 ESE 9.4 IN 0745 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

EAST AMHERST 1.2 ONW 9.0 IN 0915 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

1 ENE KENMORE 9.0 AT 0900 AM 11/19 AMATEUR RADIO

KENMORE 0.8 NW 7.6 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

BUFFALO 3.9 N 7.5 IN 0800 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

AMHERST 5.4 NNE 6.4 IN 0800 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

TONAWANDA 3.1 NE 3.3 AT 0800 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

…GENESEE COUNTY…

BATAVIA 3.4 WSW 17.8 IN 0800 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

2 E STAFFORD 11.5 IN 0837 AM 11/19 SPOTTER TRAINED

LE ROY 1E 9.6 IN 0800 AM 11/19 COOP

STAFFORD 1.8 NE 9.2 AT 0800 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

BATAVIA 7.8 IN 0820 AM 11/19 SHAPED SPOTTER

LE ROY 7.5 AT 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

…JEFFERSON COUNTY…

3 SW NATURAL BRIDGE 72.3 IN 0730 AM 11/19 SPOTTER SHAPED

WATERTOWN 57.4 IN 0350 AM 11/19 TRAINED OBSERVER

FORT DRUM 54.0 AT 1020 AM 11/19 PUBLIC

WEST CARTHAGE 0.3 ENE 47.0 AT 07:40 11/19 COCORAHS

4 NW COPENHAGEN 40.0 AT 0400 AM 11/19 TRAINED OBSERVER

HENDERSON 12.0 IN 0500 AM 11/19 TRAINED OBSERVER

MANNSVILLE 0.3 SE 5.5 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

…LEWIS COUNTY…

6 N CROGHAN 30.0 AT 0700 AM 11/19 PUBLIC

CROGHAN 6.2 N 30.0 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

HIGHMARKET 2W 4.4 IN 0600 AM 11/19 COOP

LOWVILLE 3.5 IN 0700 AM 11/19 CO-OP

CONSTABLEVILLE 1.2 NW 3.5 IN 0500 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

CHASES LAKE 1.3 IN 0600 AM 11/19 COOP

…LIVINGTON COUNTY…

AVON 4.0 IN 0945 AM 11/19 CO-OP

…MONROE COUNTY…

SCOTTSVILLE 0.4 NW 2.3 IN 0800 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

BROCKPORT 1.5 IN 0900 AM 11/19 CO-OP

PITTSFORD 4.0 SSE 1.3 IN 0800 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

FAIRPORT 0.9 W 0.8 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

…NIAGARA COUNTY…

3 NNW NORTH TONAWANDA 9.0 IN 1034 AM 11/19 PUBLIC

LOCKPORT 0.8 NE 6.8 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

RAPIDS 1.0 SW 6.0 IN 0800 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

LOCKPORT 2.5 ESE 5.3 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

SANBORN 4NE 4.8 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COOP

LOCKPORT 2.8 ONW 4.4 IN 0820 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

NIAGARA FALLS 5.7 E 4.0 AT 0753 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

NORTH TONAWANDA 4.0 AT 0700 AM 11/19 CO-OP

4 SSO SANBORN 1.9 IN 07:15 11/19 PUBLIC

NEWFANE 1W 1.6IN 0700 AM 11/19 COOP

…ONTARIO COUNTY…

GENEVA 0.5 IN 0800 AM 11/19 COOP

BRISTOL HARBOR 0.5 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COOP

…ORLEANS COUNTY…

MEDINA 3.6 IN 0800 AM 11/19 COOP

MEDINA 0.4 WNW 3.6 IN 0800 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

LAKESIDE 1.3 AT 0700 AM 11/19 COOP

ALBION 0.1 IN 0630 PM 11/17 COOP

…OSWEGO COUNTY…

MEXICO 2SW 16.8 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COOP

MINETTO 0.1 SE 10.7 IN 0800 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

…WAYNE COUNTY…

MACEDON 2.6 ESE 0.8 IN 0707 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

PALMYRA 1.6 NW 0.4 IN 0800 AM 11/19 COCORAHS

…WYOMING COUNTY…

WARSAW 4W 40.5 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COOP

WYOMING 3W 31.1 IN 0700 AM 11/19 CO-OP

WARSAW 6SW 18.5 IN 0700 AM 11/19 COOP

SILVER SPRINGS 3N 9.1 AT 0700 AM 11/19 CO-OP

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