Major Lake Effect Winter Travel Nightmare, Parish, NY – 11/17/2022

Multiple accidents, treacherous driving conditions, very low visibility, deep snow, and trees falling down from heavy wet snow in Parish, NY.
Beginning stages of potentially historic lake effect snow event for Upstate New York!

All footage shot during morning daylight on November 17, 2022 in/near the Village of Parish, NY by Meteorologist Simon Brewer
Shot Description

1-11. various shots of accidents from very heavy snow with emergency response in/near Parish, NY on Interstate 81

12-14. various shots of over a foot of snow burying vehicles in Parish, NY

15. powerlines sagging from weight over very heavy wet snow in Parish, NY

16-19. trees downed from heavy wet snow in Parish, NY

20 & 21. ruler measuring 17 inches of snow accumulation in Parish, NY

22-26. various shots of Parish, NY neighborhoods buried in 17 inches of deep snow

27-29. various POV shots of snow plows clearing Interstate 81 in Parish NY

30. power lines sagging under weight of very heavy wet snow in Parish NY

31 & 32. front loader clearing snow in parking lot in Parish NY

33. Electronic highway sign warning of Heavy Lake Effect Snow on Interstate 81 with traffic and heavy snow falling in Parish NY

34. snow-covered trees in Parish NY

SID: Simon Brewer
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