Mark Settlemyer, left, gets help clearing snow from the roof of his mother's house from Ken Wesley on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, in Lancaster, N.Y. Lake-effect snow pummeled areas around Buffalo for a second straight day, leaving residents stuck in their homes as officials tried to clear massive snow mounds with another storm looming. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

Round 2: Buffalo faces another wintry wallop

But even as it strained roofs and stalled daily life, the snow wasn’t the only worry. Forecasters warned a rapid weekend warmup and rain could turn all that snow into floods.

A snow covers around Ralph Wilson Stadium, home of the Buffalo Bills, in Orchard Park, N.Y. on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014. A ferocious lake-effect storm left the Buffalo area buried under 6 feet of snow Wednesday, trapping people on highways and in homes, and another storm expected to drop 2 to 3 feet more was on its way. (AP Photo/The Buffalo News, Harry Scull Jr.)

Cuomo: ‘Impractical’ for Bills to play Jets Sunday

With 4 feet of snow having fallen at Ralph Wilson Stadium over the past two days, the Bills are racing the clock and Mother Nature to have the facility cleared in time to host the New York Jets on Sunday.

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Pic of the Day: November 19

Rick O’Brien of West Warwick is Wednesday’s Pic of the Day winner. This shot was taken at the Temple of Music in Roger Williams Park.

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Pic of the Day: November 13

Juan Ocampo of Providence is Thursday’s Pic of the Day winner. This is an aerial view of downtown Providence.

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Pic of the Day: November 12

Terrance Pine of Providence is Wednesday’s Pic of the Day winner. This shot was taken on Ocean Drive in Newport.