Parts of upstate NY gets another 2 ft. of snow - New York News

Parts of upstate NY gets another 2 ft. of snow

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Schools from Syracuse to the Hudson Valley are closed or delaying the start of classes as the region starts to dig out from under more than two feet of snow dumped by the latest winter storm.

The storm that began Thursday morning gained intensity early Friday morning, leaving highways snow-covered and side streets in the Albany area clogged with snow. A hotel van making an early morning run to the Albany airport only went a few hundred feet before getting stuck at an intersection.

The National Weather Service says snowfall totals range from 12 inches in parts of central New York to 27 inches in Berne, southwest of Albany. Much of the mid-Hudson Valley has received 16 to 25 inches of snow, with a few more inches forecast for the weekend.

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