MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) – As the second wave of yet another winter storm was poised to sock Long Island, many are still digging out while plow drivers work around the clock to clear roadways.
The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning through 6 a.m. Friday. The NWS forecasted 8 to 12 inches of snow in New York City and surrounding suburbs.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo declared a state of emergency for Long Island, along with New York City and the mid-Hudson Valley.
In Bayville, some snow drifts were so high residents couldn’t leave their homes.
The small north shore town in Nassau County was hit with 14.6 inches of snow, CBS 2’s Tracee Carrasco reported. With more snow on the way Thursday night, that number is sure to go even higher.