Weather Service warns of blowing snow, difficult driving conditions

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 2 January 2018 at 5:36 pm

Photos by Tom Rivers: A truck heads east on Telegraph Road in Ridgeway this afternoon in near whiteout conditions in some spots due to the blowing snow.

A winter weather advisory remains in effect until 1 a.m. tonight for Orleans, Niagara, Genesee, Wyoming and southern Erie counties due to snow and blowing snow, the National Weather Service in Buffalo said.

In Buffalo and northern Erie County, a blizzard warning is in effect until 1 a.m. tonight.

The Weather Service warned of slippery road conditions and poor visibility. In Orleans County today there have already been several car accidents.

The wind blows snow across Beals Road in Ridgeway this afternoon

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