Lonnie Quinn

CBS2's Lonnie Quinn explains how a shift of 50 miles to the east changed the outcome of the Blizzard of 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2’s Lonnie Quinn: Move Of 50 Miles Made Difference Between Paralyzing Blizzard And Mild Snowstorm

The Blizzard of 2015 turned out only to be a minor snowstorm for the boroughs of New York City and any other areas only because the storm system shifted 50 miles off its forecast path.

01/27/2015

(credit: Late Show With David Letterman)

CBS2’s Lonnie Quinn Delivers Blizzard ‘Top 10′ List On Late Show With David Letterman

Lonnie delivered the “Top 10 Things You Don’t Want To Hear From Your Weatherman During A Blizzard.”

01/27/2015

(Credit: CBS2)

Snow, Sleet And Freezing Rain Blow Into Tri-State Area

A messy mix of rain, snow and sleet is expected to hit the Tri-State area as part of a winter storm system moving up the Eastern seaboard this weekend.

01/23/2015

Location of an earthquake in Connecticut on Jan. 12, 2015. (credit: USGS)

Another Minor Earthquake Strikes Eastern Connecticut Wednesday

In what’s becoming a daily event, another minor earthquake has shaken parts of eastern Connecticut.

01/14/2015

Forecast for Tuesday, Jan. 6. (credit: AccuWeather)

NYC Sanitation Department Issues Snow Alert For Tuesday

Most Tri-State Area residents will see under an inch of snow, but some may see up to 2 inches. Still, the New York City Department of Sanitation issued a snow alert for Tuesday.

01/05/2015

Seven-day forecast

Nor’easter Set To Blow Into Tri-State In Time For Tuesday Morning Rush

In addition to the cold temps, wet and windy weather is heading our way.

12/08/2014

An accident on the Taconic Parkway during snow on Nov. 26, 2014. (credit: Lou Young/CBS2)

Thanksgiving Travelers Across Tri-State Fight Through Rain, Snow

One of the busiest, most stressful travel days of the year poses special challenges as travelers on their way to Thanksgiving celebrations contend with a nor’easter packing rain and snow.

11/26/2014

Wind Chills

Bitter Cold Set To Slam Tri-State Area; Threat Of Slick Roads For AM Rush

Bitter cold will shock the system as Tri-State Area residents wake up on Monday, and slippery roads could mean problems for the morning rush.

11/17/2014

Snow in Hackettstown, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

Season’s First Snow Blows Into Parts Of Tri-State Area

The snow alert is in effect starting at 8 p.m. Thursday, which means crews, salt spreaders and plows are getting ready to handle any potential snow removal throughout the city.

11/13/2014

A nor'easter pounded the Tri-State Area with rain and cut power to an estimated 13,000 customers on Long Island on Wednesday, Oct. 22. (Credit: CBS 2)

Nor’easter Brings Pounding Rain, Cuts Power To 13,000 Customers On Long Island

Rain and blasting winds cut power to an estimated 13,000 customers on Long Island Wednesday evening.

10/22/2014

Severe Weather Threat

Slight Risk Of Tornadoes Forecast For Overnight Storms

A severe storm system blowing into the Tri-State Area posed a minor threat for tornadoes during the overnight hours Tuesday into Wednesday.

10/07/2014

A nor'easter is expected to bring heavy rain to the Tri-State Area on Thursday, Sept. 24. (Credit: CBS 2)

Nor’easter To Plow Into Tri-State Area Thursday, Stick Around All Day

The first nor’easter of the fall season will plow its way into the Tri-State Area Thursday morning, and is expected to affect the morning commute and stick around all day.

09/24/2014

Could the polar vortex make for another miserable winter in 2014-2015? The National Weather Service says it's possible. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: What’s Does This Upcoming Winter Have In Store?

As CBS 2 Meteorologist Lonnie Quinn says, as we know, anything can happen from moment to moment, especially with contributing factors like the polar vortex bringing cold air down from the North Pole.

09/23/2014

Parts Of Long Island, New York Inundated With Flash Floods

CBS 2’s Lonnie Quinn: Atmospheric Anomaly Brought Virtually Unheard Of Rain Totals To Long Island

A virtually unheard of anomaly in the atmosphere was to blame for a devastating rainstorm on Long Island Wednesday, which set a new one-day record for rainfall in New York State.

08/13/2014

The Empire State Building on the cloudy evening of Tuesday, Aug. 12. (Credit: CBS 2)

Flash Flood Watch Issued; Rainy Wednesday Morning Commute Expected

Heavy rains and flooding were expected to make for a frustrating commute for the Tri-State Area on Wednesday morning.

08/12/2014

more