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Craig Allen

Weather radar Thursday May 23, 2013

Powerful Storms Continue To Come And Go Throughout Tri-State Area

Mother Nature is going to rain on our parade — just in time for Memorial Day weekend

05/23/2013

Queens Lightning Strike, Fire

Severe Storms Spark Lightning Fire In Queens, Bring Outages

A round of severe thunderstorms cut power, and brought lightning that struck a home and caused a fire in Queens on Wednesday evening.

04/10/2013

(credit: CBS 2)

In Addition To Potentially Paralyzing Snow, LI Braces For Winds & Coastal Flooding

WCBS 880 Chief Meteorologist Craig Allen said hurricane-force winds will form off Long Island and will create storm surge of up to five feet — about half of the surge from Superstorm Sandy.

02/07/2013

Jones Beach Boardwalk - Mar 13, 2012 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Warm Weather Means The Beach On Long Island… In March

Though the day got off to a bit of a damp start, it sure wasn’t a chilly one.

03/13/2012

A flooded street following Hurricane Irene - Little Falls, NJ - Sep 1, 2011 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

WCBS 880 Tri-State Top 11 Of 2011: No. 1 – Irene

We’ve reached the end of our countdown of the top 11 Tri-State Area news stories of 2011. The number 1 story has a name, and she sure left her mark.

12/30/2011

Snow falls in the East Village - New York, NY - Oct 29, 2011 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

WCBS 880 Tri-State Top 11 Of 2011: No. 2 – Freak October Snowstorm

We’re still counting down the top 11 Tri-State Area news stories of 2011 here at WCBS Newsradio 880 and, at number 2, we have something that doesn’t usually accompany the ghosts and goblins of Halloween weekend.

12/30/2011

Mayor Michael Bloomberg

New York City Battens Down The Hatches As Irene Begins Her Run Up Coast

Mayor Bloomberg said that senior citizen homes, nursing homes and hospitals in low-lying areas “must evacuate” by 8 p.m. Friday unless they are able to show that their location or provisions for back-up power would allow them to stay safe.

08/25/2011

Saturday, March 9 weather

Winter To End Pleasantly In Tri-State With Cool, Crisp Temps

As the Tri-State preps for the Supermoon, residents can also prep for the first day of spring.

03/19/2011

These New Yorkers were warm enough to dine outside in February (credit: Jesse Zanger)

Spring-Like Weather Sends New Yorkers Outside Friday; Cold On The Way

Some folks may still be feeling a bit foggy about the forecast. At a train station in White Plains, commuters could be seen wearing heavy winter coats and light jackets, sweaters and sweat shirts.

02/18/2011

Morris Avenue, near 164th Street in the Bronx

Post-Christmas Blizzard Lessons Learned, But Some Still Upset

“Over a foot of snow in five hours so that’s a heavy, heavy rate, but we managed to keep all of the highways and primaries open,” said Bernard Sullivan of the Sanitation Department.

01/27/2011

Car Flipped Over On Northern State Parkway in Roslyn, L.I. Jan. 26. Photo: Mona Rivera

Yet Another Snowstorm Batters The Tri-State

It’s beginning to sound really old: The New York City area is getting snow again.

01/26/2011

(credit: AccuWeather)

Mix Of Heavy Snow, Sleet To Hit Tri-State Wednesday

The Tri-State is getting a reprieve from Monday’s brutal cold, but we’re also getting a preview of Wednesday’s wintry weather.

01/25/2011

Rain generic

Rainy Rush Hour For Tri-State Residents

The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory until 9 a.m. Wednesday for interior sections of northeast New Jersey, the lower Hudson Valley and southern Connecticut.

01/19/2011

The temperature is displayed at a branch of the Savings Bank of Danbury - Brookfield, CT - Jan 14, 2011 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Man, It’s Cold Outside!

It’s cold enough to make a diesel engine shut down.

01/14/2011

AccuWeather

Gusting Winds Take Over After Snowstorm

The wind is taking over and picking up in intensity and it may bring gusts of up to 35 mph which will help to prolong blowing and drifting snow which could hamper clean up efforts.

01/12/2011

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