State of Emergency Blizzard warning, driving ban, state of emergency in Buffalo By Eileen Buckley, Dave Debo, Omar Fetouh, Chris Caya & Michael Mroziak • Jan 30, 2019 WBFO News photo by Avery Schneider A Blizzard Warning remains in effect for Erie, Wyoming and Genesee counties until 1 a.m. Thursday. A State of Emergency has been declared in Erie County and a driving ban in Buffalo and several local municipalities. Homeowners have until 5pm to apply for Lake Ontario flood relief By Marian Hetherly & Beth Adams • Sep 29, 2017 WBFO File Photo / WBFO News Homeowners along the Lake Ontario shoreline whose property was damaged by floods this year have until Friday to apply for state-funded relief. State of Emergency along Lake Ontario shore extended By Chris Jamele • May 20, 2017 WBFO File Photo / WBFO News Officials in Niagara County are extending the State of Emergency along the Lake Ontario shoreline. Flooding leads to State of Emergency in Warsaw By Chris Jamele • May 31, 2015 WBFO File Photo / WBFO News A state of emergency has been declared in the Town of Warsaw after heavy rains washed into the valley community overnight. National Guard called in to deal with massive snowstorm By Chris Caya, Mike Desmond & Omar Fetouh • Nov 18, 2014 Mike Desmond/WBFO News A state of emergency remains in effect in Erie County and the National Guard is being deployed to the region to deal with a snowstorm that has paralyzed parts of Western New York. Listen Listening... / 4:55 WBFO news anchor Omar Fetouh updating the storm situation with WBFO reporters Ashley Hirtzel, Mike Desmond & Eileen Buckley Storm ravaged area still recovering By Chris Jamele • Jul 21, 2013 WBFO File Photo / WBFO News A limited state of emergency was declared in the City of Niagara Falls on Saturday as clean-up from Friday night's damaging storms continued. State of Emergency declared in Lockport By Chris Jamele • Jul 6, 2013 Lockport Mayor Michael Tucker has issued a State of Emergency at the Lockport City waste water treatment plant. Northtowns dig out after winter blast By Chris Jamele • Feb 9, 2013 WBFO File Photo / WBFO News The brunt of the recent winter storm has past, but some light snow showers will continue across Western New York Saturday.