Talk:Buffalo, New York snow storm closes schools, leaves nearly 400,000 without power

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OR[edit]

I am a witness and will have images of the downed trees. The images will (I took some pictures) will come tomorrow as I imagine I will have quite a few and given the damage just outside my door, there may be a lot of pictures. I might have witness statements later as well. Jason Safoutin 00:58, 13 October 2006 (UTC)

I just received a phone call from Buffalo Schools confirming the school closures in the city. Jason Safoutin 02:03, 13 October 2006 (UTC)
Thunder and lightning are going on as I type. Jason Safoutin 04:23, 13 October 2006 (UTC)
Good work with the OR Jason. Take care of yourself. PVJ(Talk)(Articles I have written) Flag of India.svg 04:32, 13 October 2006 (UTC)
Thanks :) The 1:19 Update is based on looking at live NOAA radar images. Jason Safoutin 05:32, 13 October 2006 (UTC)

I am in the Western part of Rochester, NY. We are fine here, however there is a lot of road closures starting at the thruway in Henrietta, NY. We have had light snowfall accumalation mainly on roofs and cars. Also school closings have been posted in areas of Genessee and Ontario counties. --- Anthony Ward

Channel 2 has just reported the number of people without power is now 300,000, as I'm a Wikinews noob, how would I go about sourcing a newscast? --Lightdarkness 13:31, 13 October 2006 (UTC)

I've added the information, let me know if there is anything else I should be doing [1] --Lightdarkness 13:43, 13 October 2006 (UTC)
I just recieved a call from the city saying thew water will be turned off in 24 hours. I also saw it go across tv screens as a warning. Jason Safoutin 20:02, 13 October 2006 (UTC)
I watched the press conference live on TV by Mayor Byron Brown. Jason Safoutin 23:31, 13 October 2006 (UTC)

Breaking[edit]

this is breaking as the storm is continuing and will continue through the night...updates as they come. Jason Safoutin 01:00, 13 October 2006 (UTC)