It's official, we have had the wettest year so far and it's only May! If you have a wet backyard or if you live anywhere near Lake Ontario, it's probably not any surprise that the amount of rainfall we have had since the start of 2017 has been abnormal.
Last week, there were areas of Western New York that received as much as 6 inches on snow. Some forecasters say it was the last blast of cold and snow, at least for awhile in the Buffalo area. Since it is April the warmer air and stronger sun melted the snow pretty quick.
It's mid March and the heat is on to get taxes filed before the mid-April deadline. Some are holding out for the last minute. Yet some are trying to stay on top of their taxes and get things done on time. However, the latest round of winter weather has put some small businesses behind in their …
After the near hurricane force winds on Wednesday, thousands are without power and schools are closed. The gusts got as high as 81 miles per hour in the Rochester area and thousands of trees are down and branches are scattered everywhere.
Wednesday March 8, 2017 will be remembered as one of the windiest days Western New York has seen. As sunny and clear as the skies were, it was hard to imagine the damage that was happening because of the hurricane force winds that blew in and out of the area over a 12 hour period.