Lake effect snow shifts to Buffalo, schools closed

Dec 8, 2017

Streets were snow-covered in North Buffalo Friday morning.
Credit Eileen Buckley

The Friday morning commute around Buffalo was complicated by lake effect snow drifting into the city. Tony Ansuini of the National Weather Service expects two to four inches of snow to fall before 10 a.m. A winter weather advisory has been issued for Northern Erie and Genesee counties.


School closing for Dec. 8, 2017:

  • East Aurora - delayed 2 hours
  • East Aurora Montessori
  • Erie 2 Boces, Baker Road
  • Frontier Central
  • Hamburg Central
  • Nativity of Our Lord
  • Orchard Park Central
  • Orchard Park Cooperative
  • Randolph Academy, Hamburg campus
  • Silver Creek - delayed 1 hour
  • Southtowns Catholic
  • St. Francis High School
  • Sts. Peter & Paul School, Hamburg