Winter storm Skylar has officially reached blizzard status in Boston, with the National Weather Service (NWS) reporting 3+ hours of blizzard conditions as of 12pm.
A blizzard is defined as having sustained winds or frequent gusts over 35+ mph and considerable falling and/or blowing snow reducing visibility to less than 1/4 mile for more than 3 hours. NWS reported 8 inches of snow in the city as of 2pm, with many more expected to fall.
Above photos by Amanda Stoll.
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