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Frigid finale to storm
Rochester, N.Y. -- After two nights of snow, Rochesterians were greeted with single-digit weather by weeks end.
We shoved twice last night and this is the first today, said Barb Sanko of Rochester.
A total of 22 inches of snow fell in Greece, according to 13WHAM Chief meteorologist Glenn Johnson.
I grew up on a farm so believe me, I know all about being out in the cold and dealing with everything that goes with the cold and snow, said Dan Lawrence of North Chili.
By late afternoon temperatures dipped to one degree in Canandaigua, it was five degrees in Rochester and at seven degrees in Hilton.
Doctors urge people to wear plenty of layers and cover their extremities because frostbite can begin to occur within ten minutes.
Thats why I say when its this cold and there is a little bit of wind its really important to keep all of your skin covered, including youre face and your nose and your earsthose areas that can be prone to frostbite, said Michael Kamali, Chairman of the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Rochester Medical Center.
On Friday, Rural Metro Ambulance reported a possible carbon dioxide poisoning, a teenager with frostbite on their fingers and a person who cut their finger off in a snow blower, according to a spokesperson.