Look at the insane snow photos people are posting in Buffalo, N.Y.

A Buffalo police cruiser got stuck in the snow—and burst into flames.

 

Cooper Fleishman

Internet Culture

Published Nov 19, 2014   Updated May 30, 2021, 4:27 am CDT

“I haven’t ate since Monday,” a woman tweeted this morning on highway I-90 near Blasdell, N.Y., just south of Niagara Falls, Buffalo, and Lake Ontario. “Still stuck … 30 hours later. I’m hungry. I wish a magic carpet would appear now.”

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Current situation #Buffalo #BuffaloSnow #I-90 pic.twitter.com/T90AYNFJo0

— ıpuɐɥglıl (@Angel_tweets_) November 19, 2014

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The Buffalo area, along with the rest of western New York, is immobilized in a snowstorm that has killed at least six people and buried streets and homes under nearly six feet of white. It’s a state of emergency: More than 50 flights have been canceled at Buffalo Niagara International Airport. The city’s schools are closed.
 

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Residents are stuck inside, with virtually nothing at all to do—except shovel their hearts out, and tweet insane photos like these.

Buffalo Police cruiser gets stuck at 1200 Clinton and then bursts into flames. Cops unhurt. #WGRZsnow @WGRZ pic.twitter.com/GwPCPEy2nj

— Steve Brown (@WGRZ_SteveBrown) November 19, 2014

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PHOTO: The inside of Ralph Wilson stadium under a thick blanket of snow and blowing drifts. pic.twitter.com/7Hg3gFcOMI

— Buffalo Bills (@buffalobills) November 19, 2014

It’s officially terrifying as snow is engulfing houses in S.Bflo. pic.twitter.com/nInQF3kXVt

— Toni Ruberto (@ToniRuberto) November 19, 2014

Unreal just unreal and more is coming pic.twitter.com/U1G7AiNHh9

— Jay Wilcox (@TopSpinJay) November 19, 2014

Hey guys can you call Phil’s Mom today and check on her I can’t get there. @BraunFilm @MarcSterne @TKLittles https://twitter.com/TheLouisNoce/status/535095937593802752/photo/1

— (@TheLouisNoce) Nov 19 2014

“You call this snow, well, where I come from…” https://twitter.com/Chas78923/status/535094806729740289/photo/1

— (@Chas78923) Nov 19 2014

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King of the Mutants https://twitter.com/CantTakeNoMo/status/535096108884975616/photo/1

— (@CantTakeNoMo) Nov 19 2014

Remember: mark your snow buried fire hydrants properly as to not be hit by snowplows #buffaloblizzard2014 #staysafe https://twitter.com/FlaskandStein/status/535078569681375232/photo/1

— (@FlaskandStein) Nov 19 2014

Damn, how am I supposed to get in that? https://twitter.com/TrickyDick299/status/535074934851379200/photo/1

— (@TrickyDick299) Nov 19 2014

Still have #buffalove for #buffalosnow pic.twitter.com/qWDfYENoas

— Jenn Antilli (@jennfrombuffalo) November 19, 2014

#BuffaloSnow #buffalostorm We have almost 4 feet of snow in parking lot of Regency Court Apts in O.Park & NOT 1 PLOW! pic.twitter.com/PFP729SQQC

— Patti Mahaney (@spikezezel2) November 19, 2014

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RT @BuffNewsVogl: I don’t know where this guy is going, but he seems determined to get there. Have fun with that! https://twitter.com/BuffNewsVogl/status/535069501747126272/photo/1

— (@Dariuscrolle) Nov 19 2014

#snovember @WKBW https://twitter.com/SwanStreetNewz/status/535067723639058433/photo/1

— (@SwanStreetNewz) Nov 19 2014

Crazy RT @WGRZ: Photo from Caitlin Battaglia who is stuck on the Thruway near Lackawanna tolls. https://twitter.com/WGRZ/status/535050392527437824/photo/1

— (@PhilCiallela) Nov 19 2014

And this house! #Buffalo pic.twitter.com/eYKvklCTcr

— Heather A McDonnell (@hamcdonnell) November 19, 2014

The Instagrams are crazy too.

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Good morning from Buffalo. That’s a 6ft fence under that snow. Been stuck here for 26hrs now and no sign of moving soon. Also, a new snow front come through later… #tourlife #buffalo #snow #hothandroll

A photo posted by Mark Powell (@markandrewpowell) on

 

The band Interpol had to cancel a show in Toronto because their bus has been stuck in the snow outside Buffalo for 30 hours.

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Still trapped yo! Haven’t really moved in 30 hours and we’ve been on the bus for nearly 40 hours. Nutso. Never seen anything like it.-DK

— Interpol (@Interpol) November 19, 2014

Hour 13 trapped in the snow. Dry goods and vodka. We will make it. -DK pic.twitter.com/bEQhaUokKi

— Interpol (@Interpol) November 18, 2014

This story is developing. We’ll continue to update.

Photo via TopSpinJay/Twitter

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*First Published: Nov 19, 2014, 11:44 am CST