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  1. Storms Gone, But Risks RemainRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    A snowfall that brought huge drifts and closed roads in the Buffalo area finally ended Friday, yet residents still couldn't breathe easy, as the looming threat of rain and higher temperatures through the weekend and beyond raised the possibility of floods and more roofs collapsing under the heavy loads. More than 30 major roof collapses, most involving farm and flat-roof buildings, were reported overnight, officials said Friday, after snow Thursday brought the Buffalo area's three-day total to an epic 7 feet or more.

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  2. Dig Out Day as Snow Ends, Rain LoomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    A snowfall that brought huge snowdrifts and closed roads around Buffalo was finally expected to stop, but residents still couldn't breathe easy, as the looming threat of rain and higher temperatures through the weekend and into the coming week raised the possibility of floods and the specter of roofs collapsing under the heavy loads. Roofs already were beginning to creak and collapse Thursday as another storm brought the Buffalo area's three-day snowfall total to an epic 7 feet or more.

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  3. Why Can Shoveling Snow Lead to Heart Attacks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY We've heard of several deaths from this storm related to heart attacks while clearing snow. Why can clearing snow lead to a heart attack? When someone has artery blockage, Dr. Anne Curtis of UB says something like snow shoveling can cause trouble.

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  4. Roofs Collapse Under Buffalo SnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Roofs began to creak and collapse and homeowners struggled to clear waist-high drifts atop their houses Thursday as another storm brought the Buffalo area's three-day snowfall total to an epic 7 feet or more. Gov. Andrew Cuomo begged drivers "pretty, pretty please" to stay off slippery, car-clogged roads in western New York while crews tried to dig out.

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  5. Snow Slips South, Flood Potential Up Next! 10 Deaths Attributed to StormRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    An additional round of lake snow has settled well south of the Metro after dropping an additional 1 - 2 feet on the hardest hit areas. URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED FLOOD WATCH NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY 711 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014 ...FLOODING POSSIBLE EARLY NEXT WEEK... TWO SIGNIFICANT LAKE EFFECT SNOW EVENTS THIS WEEK HAVE BROUGHT A VERY DEEP SNOWPACK ACROSS PORTIONS OF WESTERN NEW YORK.

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  6. Truckers Wait Out Storm at Thruway Truck StopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    More than 250 truckers remain idled at a pair of truck stops just off the Thruway in western New York as they wait for the highway to be cleared of snow and reopened. An assistant manager at the TravelCenters of America truck stop in Pembroke, 25 miles east of Buffalo, says more than 100 tractor-trailers are parked at the business Thursday.

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  7. Brown Says NO Pedestrians or Drivers OvernightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY Mayor Byron Brown has issued a unique travel ban for South Buffalo. Not only are cars banned overnight, so are pedestrians.

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  8. Flood Watch for RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY After the huge snow storm, warm temperatures combined with rain could cause a new problem: flooding. NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-WYOMING-SOUTHERN ERIE- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...BATAVIA...WARSAW... ORCHARD PARK...SPRINGVILLE 711 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014 ...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A ..

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  9. ESPN: Bils/Jets Could Be Moved to Monday, Neutral SiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Snow covers Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, N.Y., on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014. The Buffalo area found itself buried under as much as 5 1/2 feet of snow Wednesday, with another lake-effect storm expected to bring 2 to 3 more feet by late Thursday.

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  10. Cuomo, Poloncarz NOT Committed to Bills Game SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY Both Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz and Governor Cuomo say they are not committing to having the Bills play as scheduled on Sunday. "It's impractical," implores Cuomo.

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  11. Sabres/Rangers Game PostponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY They played Tuesday night, but the Buffalo Sabres will NOT play Friday. The NHL has announced Friday's game vs. the Rangers has been postponed.

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  12. Schumer Pushes for Quick Emergency Declaration from WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY Senator Charles Schumer says he's been in touch with senior White House officials and urged the administration to be ready to immediately approve any request from New York State for federal support and resources for the ongoing and immense snow removal effort in Western New York. County officials have said they expect the cost of this disaster to meet the criteria needed for federal support, and, if it does, New York State will be able to seek a federal disaster declaration that would open the region up to receive federal funding.

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  13. NFL: Bills Game Won't Be Played Here SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Orchard Park, NY The NFL has just announced Sunday's Bills-Jets game will NOT be played in Orchard Park. NFL Spokesman Greg Aiello says "Due to public safety concerns for the ongoing weather emergency in Western New York, Sunday's game will not be played in Buffalo.

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  14. UNCLE! Lake Effect Round Two! 10 Deaths Attributed to StormRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Lake Effect Snow has forced the closure of: Thruway, 219, 400, I-190 south from 290 to I-90 and numerous other major highways. Another round of lake effect snow has developed over the hard hit areas to the south of Buffalo.

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  15. Roof Collapses Result of Snow WeightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    The weight of the heavy l ake effect snow that is piling up is taking a toll on area rooftops. One area senior facility was evacuated.

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  16. UNCLE! Round Two UnderwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    A new blast of lake-effect snow began pounding Buffalo on Thursday, piling more misery on a city already buried by an epic, deadly snowfall that could leave some areas with more than 8 feet of snow on the ground when it's all done. But the meteorological "kick me" sign on the city hasn't fallen off just yet.

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  17. Special Weather Statement: Lake Effect Round TWORead the original story

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY 1251 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014 ...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE BUFFALO SOUTHTOWNS AND LAKE ERIE SHORELINE EAST TO THE BOSTON HILLS AND WESTERN WYOMING COUNTY... * AT 1250 PM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LAKE EFFECT SNOW BAND CAPABLE OF PRODUCING SNOWFALL RATES OF 3 INCHES PER HOUR OR MORE...AND VISIBILITY NEAR ZERO AT TIMES. THIS LAKE EFFECT SNOW BAND WAS LOCATED ALONG THE LAKE ERIE SHORELINE OF CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY NORTHEAST ACROSS THE BOSTON HILLS AND SOUTHTOWNS...INTO WESTERN WYOMING COUNTY.

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  18. UNCLE! Lake Effect Round Two! 8 Deaths Attributed to Storm.Read the original story

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Lake Effect Snow has forced the closure of: Thruway, 219, 400, I-190 south from 290 to I-90 and numerous other major highways. Another round of lake effect snow has developed over the hard hit areas to the south of Buffalo.

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  19. Lake Effect Storm: Not a Record Breaker....YETRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    A lake-effect storm that dumped more than 6 feet of snow in the Buffalo area trapped people on highways in an area where heavy snow is the norm for most of the winter. More than 2 to 3 feet is forecast to fall Thursday.

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  20. Brown: It's a Slow Go in South BuffaloRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Buffalo, NY Mayor Byron Brown says it's slow going, but there is progress being made in the cleanup of lake effect snow. "We have taken 230 dump truck loads, 5,000 tons of snow out of South Buffalo," says Brown.

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