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Learn More: What is Lake Effect?
Video: Western New York Battles Lake Effect Snowstorm
Source: U.S. Department of Defense/DVIDS
Western New York received a record amount of snow November 2014 due to lake effect. When that snow melted, it caused dangerous flooding.