BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — A City of Buffalo spokesperson provided an update on the response to snow in the city.
- Crews have been out since 3 a.m. to prepare for the snow and continue to work to clear mains and secondaries.
- Skyway was closed in both directions around 9:30 a.m. and Route 5 is closed from Ridge Road to Church Street according to NYSDOT.
- Downtown area is experiencing visibility issues and white out conditions at times, officials ask motorists to take it slow and use caution.
- Garbage pickup in the city may be impacted, if today is your scheduled garbage day officials ask you to leave your totes out.
A daily snow record has been broken with 9.8 inches so far. The old record was 7.3 in 1974.
You can find snow totals as of 10 a.m. below.