For Todd (going by first name only due to work policies) and his colleagues – there’s just no doubt – the storm that came whipping through Hamburg was a tornado. Todd told me what he saw, “I watched the funnel cloud form right outside our warehouse garage door, we slammed it shut just as it […]
Stephen Edwards shared these pictures with us of his parents home off of South Abbott Road in Hamburg. Thankfully everyone is okay.
Town of Hamburg Emergency Services “Good afternoon, This is the Town of Hamburg Office of Emergency Services with a Code Red Emergency Notification. A fast moving weather event moved through the Hamburg area approximately 20 minutes ago. That fast moving cell produced strong straight line winds causing widespread damage to property and power infrastructure. Currently […]
There is serious damage in the Orchard Park area. There are reports of car windows blown out, roofs blown off houses, and many trees and power lines down around the town. Pics courtesy: Jim Martina Orchard Park Police: Effective Immediately – NO TRAVEL IN THE TOWN OF ORCHARD PARK SOUTH OF POWERS RD due to […]
It is reported that the Hamburg Fairgrounds has been heavily damaged. The storm, which came barreling through the Southtowns early Thursday afternoon, complete with a Tornado warning from the National Weather Service, left a mark on a few block radius. Winds, rain, hail and darkness flew across the county – and caused some damage along […]
EXTENDED until 1:30 p.m. The National Weather Service ha issued a TORNADO WARNING FOR several parts of our area. Here are the details from the NWS: Tornado Warning NYC009-029-121-201700- /O.NEW.KBUF.TO.W.0001.170720T1636Z-170720T1700Z/ BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Tornado Warning National Weather Service Buffalo NY 1236 PM EDT THU JUL 20 2017 The National Weather Service in Buffalo […]
For Patrice and Mark Williams – getting around in their van isn’t always easy. Their son, Tommy is in a wheelchair and the family has become very frustrated with the way folks are parking in the handicapped parking areas – specifically the yellow striped area next to handicapped parking spots. Not only does it make […]