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Snow and ice in Cobble Hill, Brooklyn on Tuesday, Feb. 24. (Credit: CBS2)

Wednesday Warm-Up Allows For Some Snow And Ice Removal In New York City

Taking advantage of a brief “warm” spell, an army of sanitation workers spent all day Wednesday trying to clear city streets of ice and snow. But many residents were wondering why they had not seen trucks and plows sooner.

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Valhalla Man Survives After Slab Of Ice Crashes Through Windshield On Tappan Zee Bridge

Frank Kopicki is just thankful it wasn’t worse and no one else got hurt.

02/23/2015

Rescuers on the scene at Sandy Hook Bay on Feb. 17, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

3 Rescued From Icy Waters Off Sandy Hook Bay In Middletown, N.J.

Footage from the scene showed rescuers, wearing protective gear, dragging one woman across the surface of the icy waters in a basket.

02/17/2015

An icy road in Montclair, NJ on Feb. 3, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Icing May Cause Treacherous Travel Across Tri-State Area

Black ice and snow-covered roads may cause difficult travel conditions through the morning commute across the Tri-State area.

02/03/2015

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2/3 CBS2 Tuesday Morning Weather Headlines

Today will bring sunshine back to the Tri-State despite the mess of problems out there. Travel will be slick all across the area thanks to the deep freeze last night.

02/03/2015

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2/2 CBS2 Monday Evening Weather Headlines

What a mess out there today. Heavy snow for some, heavy rain for others, and worst of all, ice for most of our drivers. Slow commuting tonight, please take your time.

02/02/2015

Falling snow, ice from Suffolk County solar panels is causing damage to cars (Credit: CBS2)

Snow, Ice Falling From Suffolk County Solar Panels Causing Damage To Cars

A fix is in the works on Long Island to stop ice and snow from damaging cars at county parking lots.

01/12/2015

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12/11 CBS2 Thursday Morning Weather Headlines

By Giorgio Panetta, CBS 2 Chief Meteorologist/Weather Producer Good Morning Everyone! You might be seeing a few flurries overhead as you head out the door today. And with the colder temps to start off your […]

12/11/2014

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12/10 CBS2 Wednesday Evening Weather Headlines

A steady band of light, but blowing snow has set up from Western New Jersey all the way out to the far end of Long Island.

12/10/2014

Car damaged after nor'easter suddenly changed from rain to ice on roads in Woodbury, New York on Dec. 9., 2014 (Credit: CBS2)

Sudden Morning Freeze Causes Chaos On Roads Around Woodbury

The bent, bashed and battered victims of Tuesday morning’s ice are on display where rain met plummeting temperatures before dawn in Woodbury.

12/09/2014

A woman braves the cold during her morning commute on Fiftth Avenue in Manhattan on Jan. 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

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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

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