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February 25, 2019 - 4:41 am
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - The forecasts were right. Buffalo was bombarded with wind on Sunday, and we're not out of the woods yet . Wind damage in Williamsville, Buffalo, Amherst, and Elma pic.twitter.com/US7Sctpuzp — WBEN NewsRadio 930AM (@NewsRadio930) February 24, 2019 Parkside and...
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Brian Mazurowski
January 31, 2019 - 11:20 am
Cheektowaga, NY (WBEN) - Ever since Tuesday night, tractor-trailers have been banned from the Thruway between Rochester and the Pennsylvania line, but anyone who has ventured outside over the past couple of days can tell you not everyone is paying attention to the warnings. Now, the Governor is...
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Tom Puckett
January 30, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Home improvement expert Dominic Cortese says it's ideal to keep an eye on your home's perimeter year round, but admits it's tough to react to a storm like this. "Perimeter foundation should be insulated well. If you detect you have an opening there, that could be a draft. I...
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Richard Root
January 04, 2018 - 3:21 am
Brewster, NY (WBEN) - NYSEG says they're getting ready for the frigid air and additional snow Western New York is supposed to get Friday and Saturday. They say their storm readiness teams have been preparing and planning for the impacts of the storm, and the company is pre-positioning personnel and...
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January 02, 2018 - 1:25 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Northern Erie County is under a blizzard WARNING until 1am. From the National Weather Service: Blizzard conditions occurring. Travel will be very hazardous, including during the evening commute. Additionalsnow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches are expected.* WHERE...Northern Erie...
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Thunderstorms pummeled the region several times on Tuesday, leaving a trail of minor damage this morning. At the National Weather Service's office at Buffalo Niagara International Airport, they recorded .42 inches of rain for the day, with heavier amounts to the south and east . Add in strong winds...
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May 14, 2017 - 12:48 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Despite the sunny skies in spotts across part of Western New York this Mother's Day, some severe weather in the form of brief downpours and small hail is possible. Niagara-Orleans-Northern Erie-Genesee-Wyoming-Southern Erie- Including the cities of Niagara Falls, Medina,...
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Dreamstime
(WBEN) Sunday's heavy rains in greater Buffalo wrote another chapter in the record books, making this past month the wettest April on record. It also secured a spot for April 30th as the wettest one on that date. A record rainfall Sunday of 1.07 inches beats the old record of .84 set in 1909. April...
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(WBEN) As Aprils typically go, today will be a scorcher, but damaging thunderstorms loom. "The record high for Buffalo today is 84 degrees. There will be some areas, especiually right alongthe Lake Erie shoreline and across portions of the Niagara Frontier that could reach into the upper 80's,"...
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Tom Puckett
March 15, 2017 - 3:42 pm
Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) The travel advisory has expired in Niagara Falls, but the city is asking for cooperation from residents so crews can clear the snow from the city's streets. “Keeping up with Winter Storm Stella has been no easy task, and after two major weather events over the last several...
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