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Buffalo reaches snow record for April 21 before 8 a.m., more snow on the way

Old record set in 1934
Snow covering the Weather Outside set at WKBW-TV.
Posted at 7:46 AM, Apr 21, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-21 09:10:25-04

BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) — Since midnight, Buffalo has received 1.8" of snow. This snow total is a new record for April 21st.

The old record was 1.3" set in 1934.

Western New York can expect another 1-3" of snow on top of the 1.8" we've already had. You can see what's headed your way using our interactive radar.

Back on May 7, 1989, we had 7.9" of snow. Snow events of 2" or more are rare this late in the season but they have happened before.