Update January 23, 2016 (11:00 PM)- There are now approximately 16-inches of snow on the ground (see updated video). Winds are still light. This is now a remarkable amount of snow for a 24-hour period.
January 23, 2016 (4:00 PM)- by Steven E. Greer
We received eight inches of snow in Lower Manhattan. This was a respectable storm with a lot of blowing snow, but it is nothing record breaking. It is certainly not a blizzard, since the winds are light, at 14-MPH, and blizzard is defined as 35-MPH winds for at least three hours.