- Posted January 7, 2014 by
Buffalo, New York
This iReport is part of an assignment:
Wintry weather 2014
Winter Vortex Blizzard
- hhanks, CNN iReport producer
Areas of New York are under a blizzard warning currently - such a warning hasn't been called in over 20 years.
Snow, high winds, ice, and chilly temperatures are making travel nearly impossible and whiteout conditions frequent. People are advised to stay indoors and in some areas, driving bans are in effect.
Up to three feet of snow is expected in some areas. Additionally, wind chills of -40 below were present in some areas yesterday night. Many are without power and the chance of frostbite is high.