Snow totals have reached 54 inches in Orchard Park, which is located about 15 miles south of downtown Buffalo, according to the latest snowfall reports out of the region from the National Weather Service. Three locations have met or exceeded 4 feet of snow:
- Orchard Park -- 54”
- Elma -- 48”
- Blasdell -- 48”
The persistent snow band will continue to produce snowfall rates of 2 to 3 inches per hour through the evening. Later tonight the band will lift north into downtown Buffalo, bringing heavy snow. NWS forecasters in Buffalo are calling for an additional 20 inches of snow in the city between 7 p.m. Friday and 7 p.m. on Monday.