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A woman braves the cold during her morning commute on 5th Avenue January 7, 2014. (credit: Timothy Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Winter Set For A Biting Return; Lows To Drop To Single Digits For Some

The balmy spring temperatures that climbed into the 60s will feel like ancient history Thursday, as a biting wind blows in and the high will fall short of the freezing mark.

03/13/2014

Residents are concerned about this water tank at the top of a building in the Gun Hill Houses public housing development in Brooklyn, which has been leaking and has left a cascade of dangerous ice. (Credit: CBS 2)

Frozen, Icy Water Tank Leaves Bronx Public Housing Residents Worried

Fifteen stories above a Bronx apartment building stands, ice cascades downward from a frozen rooftop water tank. The scene is pretty from above, but dangerous to those down below.

03/06/2014

FILE -  A woman carries roses through the slush of Union Square. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Warmer Temps Move In, Bring Potential For Severe Storms

The National Weather Service says flooding may be exacerbated by clogged road drains that have been blocked by snow and ice.

02/21/2014

Caldwell Melting Ice

Melting Snow, Ice Make For Dangers On Sidewalks And Streets

The Tri-State Area experienced a meltdown as the temperatures rose Thursday, leaving sidewalks sloppy and slushy – and creating dangerous conditions.

02/20/2014

People shovel snow in Manhattan on Feb. 18, 2014. (Photo STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

The Big Thaw: Snow Buildup, Ice Creates Menace On High Rises, Suburban Homes

Sidewalks around many buildings have been cordoned because of falling icicles and rock-hard chunks of frozen snow, a situation that experts warn could get worse over the next few days as a thaw sets in.

02/19/2014

Colleen Daddino of Metuchen, NJ shared this photo with us on Feb. 5, 2014. (credit: Colleen Daddino via Facebook)

Another Round Of Winter Weather Could Mean A Messy Morning For Commuters

The New York area is in line for another round of winter weather that could make for a messy morning commute.

02/17/2014

David Scalza created these sculptures to try to get people happier about winter on the Upper West Side. (Credit: CBS 2)

Winter-Weary New Yorkers To Mother Nature: ‘No More Please’

If you are exhausted from all the cold and snow, you are not alone. Many have said enough is enough, and are dreaming about spring.

02/12/2014

Long Island Snow Fatigue

Falling Trees, Dangerous Roads Leave Long Island Residents In Despair

Snow, sleet and ice took down trees, left intersections flooded with slushy muck, and had residents fit to be tied on Long Island Wednesday.

02/05/2014

Snow And Ice Storm Preps

Snow, Ice Disrupts LIRR Service, Makes For Slick Driving

A winter storm warning is in effect until 6 p.m. Wednesday for all of Nassau and Suffolk Counties. Snow is expected to fall through the morning before changing to a wintry mix of sleet and freezing rain.

02/05/2014

Ice: Pedestrian Hazards

Officials Warn Of Dangers For Pedestrians As Icy Conditions Bear Down

The icy weather coming Wednesday could make for some treacherous footing, and everyone in the Tri-State Area was advised to make sure they tread carefully.

02/04/2014

MetLife Stadium will host Super Bowl XLVIII (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Feds Seize More Than $21 Million In Counterfeit Super Bowl Gear

Authorities say most of the knockoffs were manufactured overseas. They say once the makers learned the Broncos and Seahawks made the Super Bowl, they rushed to make the goods with the teams’ logos. Then the goods were smuggled into the U.S. using overnight shipping.

01/30/2014

The view from aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Penobscot Bay breaking ice in the Hudson River, Jan. 24, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Coast Guard Crew Helps Break The Ice To Keep Hudson River Traffic Flowing

The deep freeze that’s settled over the Tri-State Area has left scattered sheets of ice littering the Hudson River. Breaking the ice: that’s the mission for the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Penobscot Bay.

01/24/2014

Teddy the dog after being rescued from Hempstead Lake in Rockville Centre on Jan. 22, 2014. (credit: WLNY)

Dog Rescued After Falling Through Ice On Long Island

Cheers rang out at Hemsptead Lake in Rockville Centre when firefighters brought a nearly frozen mixed Labrador named Teddy to shore.

01/23/2014

A crash on the NJ Turnpike due to icy road conditions on Friday, Jan. 10, 2014. (credit: NJ State Police/Twitter)

Freezing Rain, Snow Causes Dangerous Driving Conditions

There have been numerous accidents reported on the southbound lanes of the Palisades Parkway near the George Washington Bridge.

01/10/2014

Long Island Power Line Freeze Fears

L.I. Residents Worry About Frozen Power Lines, Pipes In Bitter Cold

With temperatures plummeting to the single digits overnight Monday night into Tuesday, a significant fear has mounted that rain-soaked trees will end up covered in ice. And when winds kick up overnight, the ice-coated branches could bring down electric power lines.

01/06/2014

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