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Buffalo snow melt: How bad will flooding get?

What's worse than 7 feet of snow piled up in front of your house? How about the flooding that comes once those 7 feet of snow melt?

That's exactly what some Buffalonians will grapple with when temperatures Monday warm up to around 60 degrees.


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Buffalo's forecast: Warming + rain = flooding

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo told residents in the Buffalo area to be ready to evacuate if they think floodwater caused by melting snow could reach their residences.

"It's not enough that your home has never flooded before," Cuomo said Sunday morning at...

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Buffalo's curse: Warmer temps and rain

After insane amounts of snow and bitterly cold temperatures this week, the Buffalo area begins to thaw out Saturday.

The good news: Warmer temperatures will begin to melt some 7 feet of snow across the region.

The bad news: Warmer temperatures will beg...


Dozens injured after strong quake hits Japan

A strong earthquake shook central Japan on Saturday night, injuring dozens of people and destroying homes in a well-known ski resort, authorities said.

Reports differed on the intensity of the quake, centered in a remote mountainous area of Nagano pre...

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10 die in storm; Bills won't play at home

The snowfall might be subsiding in the Buffalo area but officials are warning people the deadly weather emergency is not close to being over.

Especially with rain in the weekend forecast.

Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz told reporters Thursday th...

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Buffalo area braces for more snow

There are 5 1/2 feet of snow outside and on top of Chrissy Hazard's home in the Buffalo suburb of Cheektowaga, New York. A treadmill and table prop up a door felled by the snow's attempted push into the home.

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4 killed as 'thunder snow' slams New York

Buffalo, New York, is no stranger to cold weather, but Tuesday's lake-effect storm and its upwards of 6 feet of snow was staggering for the city.

"This storm is basically a knife that went right through the heart of Erie County," said Erie County Exec...

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You'll likely need that winter coat a while

Got that winter coat out? Keep it out, because icy cold is here to stay for about a week.

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2nd cold blast to slam Plains, Midwest, East

The early winter storm that socked much of the United States with cold weather last week is expected to make an encore performance.

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Study: Lightning-strike risk rising

Thanks to climate change, you'll be more likely to get struck by lightning as the years pass, scientists say. Make that 50 percent more likely for those who are around at the end of the century.

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Cold Turkey: Pre-Thanksgiving Weather Blog

It's only fitting to talk about snow around Thanksgiving, while going through the second coldest November on record.


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