Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - On multiple occasions over the weekend in Buffalo, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo took time to level criticism agains The National Weather Service forecasting leading up to the lake effect storm.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Families rushed to pack up their valuables and schools closed in advance - not of snow but possible flooding. Temperatures were expected to hit nearly 60 degrees on Monday, causing Buffalo area residents to prepare for evacuation in the event of flooding.
Orchard Park, N.Y. (WBEN) - Now that the lake effect storm of November 2014 is over and temperatures have moderated, the Buffalo Bills are working around the clock to clear the snow from the stadium before next week's game at "The Ralph".
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Forecasters at the National Weather Service are watching the level of area creeks and streams as the temperatures rise. Meteorologist, Dave Zalf says there has been some ice jamming on the creeks and a few are at flood stage. Buffalo, Cayuga and Cazenovia creeks could see problems Monday afternoon.
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Governor Cuomo spent much of Sunday touring the lake effect storm zone in Buffalo and Hamburg, touring areas near Mercy Hospital, Cazenovia Creek and along Lake Street in Hamburg. WBEN was with the Governor at all three locations. Here are some photos from along the way.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- First came the big storm, then the big dig. Now comes the big melt. Residents of flood-prone areas around Buffalo should move valuables up from the basement, pack a bag and prepare for the possibility of evacuation as up to 7 feet of snow is melting and leaving the threat of flooding. But so far, so good and no major problems.
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The word has come down that the Buffalo Public Schools as well as Buffalo Catholic Elementary Schools will be closed on Monday. Staff is expected to report. You can find a complete list of area school closing right here.