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Snow & COLD: Check Weather Radar Here

Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Bone chilling cold and some heavy snow will greet us for the New Year.  With thousands of Western New Yorkers heading back to work and school in the new year, the weather will slow things down.  A Winter Storm WARNING is posted for the region and a Wind Chill Advisory kicks in later today.  Total accumulations by Friday could be 6 to 12 inches and temperatures will barely leave the single digits with windchills well below zero.

READ: AccuWeather Forecast 
The Extended Forecast

There is a Winter Storm WARNING for Allegany County until 6 a-m Friday. Storm totals of 9 to 16 inches are possible.

It's a Winter Weather ADVISORY for the rest of Western New York. Storm totals of 6 to 11 inches are possible in metro Buffalo.

That will be coupled with a Wind Chill ADVISORY for all of Western New York from 4 p-m today to noon Friday -- wind chills of 20 below are forecast.

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