Around six-feet of snow covered the Buffalo area Tuesday, thanks to a lake-effect snowstorm, trapping residents and stopping traffic. Deaths have been reported as well, 3 of which were from heart attacks.
And another 2-feet of snow is reportedly on the way. Not good.
Here's some news you might have missed:
Gov. Cuomo has deployed the National Guard [NY Daily News]
A drone toughed out the storm, and the footage is insane. (see video above) [James Grimaldi]
For some reason, the University at Buffalo did not cancel classes, and commenters on Facebook found this very amusing. [dan_blather]
The storm did not stop this baby from being born. [WIVB]
Some suburbs around Buffalo got close to breaking the record for 24-hour snowfall [NWS Buffalo]
This photo is why flying is probably NOT a good idea during a storm. [USA Today]
Here's your lake effect. Someone shot a timelapse of the storm as it crossed over Lake Erie into the city. [Alfonzo Cutaia]
And as always: the memes are coming. [scy1192]