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Scenes from the snow: Be glad you're not in Buffalo

Vehicles litter the highway in West Seneca. An autumn blizzard dumped a year's worth of snow on western New York state where five people died and residents, some stranded overnight in cars, braced for another pummelling expected later on Wednesday.

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Glad you're not in Buffalo?

Consider this: Parts of western New York got more snow Tuesday than other parts of the Northeast get in an entire winter.

According to the National Weather Service, some Buffalo suburbs approached an all-time national record for snow in 24 hours—roughly 76 inches.

Click through for more images from the historical snowstorm.

—By Ben Berkowitz
Published 19 Nov. 2014