Winter storm packed a whallop

Groundhog Day in the Finger Lakes was brutal as over a foot of snow pounded the entire region overnight and throughout most of the day. Single digit temperatures and brisk winds make it difficult for those who had to be on the road or outside for any purpose Monday. Now, into tonight the concern is blowing snow and dangerous wind chills.Here’s a look at what’s ahead of us..Wind Chill Advisory in effect from 7 PM this evening to 10 am EST TuesdayTonightMostly Cloudy. Lake effect snow showers likely… tapering off this evening. Additional accumulation up to 2 inches in the most persistent snows. Cold with lows zero to 5 below. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph… becoming southwest 10 mph or less. Chance of snow 70 percent. Wind chill values as low as 15 below.TuesdayMostly cloudy and cold with highs in the lower 20s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph… increasing to 10 to 15 mph. Wind chill values as low as 15 below.

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