How much snow fell in Rochester?
A winter storm warning was issued for much of western New York, including the Rochester region and Southern Tier, through 7 p.m. Monday. While the storm has ended, followed by a bout of lake effect snow, here are the latest snowfall amounts.
How much snow fell in Rochester and Buffalo NY
The National Weather Service in Buffalo shared some storm totals around the Rochester region following Monday's storm.
In all, 11.5 inches of snow fell at the Frederick Douglass Greater Rochester International Airport since the storm first started falling in Rochester Sunday evening, according to the Weather Service. During the same time frame, 19.2 inches fell at the Buffalo Niagara International Airport, as of 1 a.m. Tuesday.
In addition, less than a half inch of lake effect snow fell overnight at the airport early Tuesday morning. The airport, said Weather Service Meteorologist Jon Hitchcock, had more sleet than some northern communities in Monroe County, which kept Rochester's snow total lower than some other parts of the county.
Here are some snow totals reported from other locations throughout the greater Rochester region:
Irondequoit: 16 inches as of 5 p.m.
Fairport: 14 inches as of 3:50 p.m.
Victor: 13.4 inches as of 3:45 p.m.
Churchville: 13.1 inches as of 5 p.m.
Mendon: 12.1 inches as of 1:15 p.m.
Pittsford: 12 inches as of 5 p.m.
Brighton: 11.5 inches as of 5:30 p.m.
Medina: 22 inches as of 5:15 p.m.
Batavia: 17 inches at 2 p.m.
Leicester: 17 inches at 9:30 a.m.
Palmyra: 13.3 inches as of 7:45 p.m.
Also, Rochester set two daily records on Monday: Snow from the storm, 10.4 inches of which fell on Monday, set a new daily snowfall record, surpassing the 1958 record of 9.5 inches for Jan. 17; and 1.15 inches of precipitation was measured at the airport, breaking the 2017 record of .81 inches, according to the Weather Service.
This article originally appeared on Rochester Democrat and Chronicle: Rochester NY Weather: How much snow did Rochester NY get?