Wind, waves encase New York home in ice

New York is still under a blizzard warning, according to the US National Weather Service, with 30 to 50 centimetres of snow expected by Tuesday.


Sometimes there’s beauty behind the bitterness of Mother Nature.

“Some parts look apocalyptic up there. The violent wind we’ve had the last five days has taken a toll.” “Thirty seconds of absolutely frigid Lake Ontario shoreline,” Kucko wrote.

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Kucko’s images and video have gone viral, with many thinking the photos were doctored.

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As a fierce blizzard blanked homes along Lake Ontario shoreline last week, one Webster, N.Y. property was totally encased in ice.

has been encased in ice thanks to the harsh wind and waves from Lake Ontario. A home in Webster, N.Y. (John Kucko/Instagram)

“Our area here in WNY (Western New York) was pummeled by violent wind the last few days, over 160,000 lost power – some still don’t have it.” “Equally amazed at how many people think I sprayed foam on the place, too funny,” he said.

Photographer John Kucko managed to capture the wonder via photos and a video he posted on Facebook. The harsh wind and waves from the lake caused the property to be preserved in ice.