The National Weather Service is tracking how much snow fell Wednesday and comparing the actual accumulation to its earlier predictions.
The service released a map showing snowfall totals around the state as of 3 p.m. While parts of Western Massachusetts have more than 6 inches of snow, most of the Boston area has less than the 2 to 3 inches previously forecast.
“Some locations received less snow than expected. Why? Storm was weaker than forecast which resulted in the rain-snow line farther south, colder scenario. However weaker storm = less precip”