A decided weatherman pushed his means by means of chest-high snow to report on the record-breaking storm that slammed western New York over the weekend.
Reed Timmer, a meteorologist identified for starring within the Discovery Channel actuality present “Storm Chasers,” filmed himself as he contended with the 50-inch snow drifts in Hamburg on Friday night time.
Timmer may be seen digging his means although the powder earlier than taking a measurement.
Timmer wrote that there have been areas with much more snow, however he wasn’t in a position to entry them.Twitter/@ReedTimmerAccu
“There are areas with extra however I couldn’t burrow far sufficient to achieve these places,” Tiller wrote in a tweet alongside the video.
Hamburg was one of many areas hit hardest by the storm that dumped greater than 6 toes of snow in some areas of western New York.
At the least one constructing in Hamburg housing a bowling alley and barbecue restaurant partially collapsed because of the weight of the snow, Erie County Government Mark Poloncarz mentioned.