National Weather Service
A snowstorm followed by brutally cold temps seems to be the norm around here this winter.
New Jersey neighborhoods are humming with the sound of snow blowers and the scrape of snow shovels one day after a major storm left powdery snow across the state.
More than 1,500 flights were canceled, many students were sent home early, and the roads were a miserable mess through the night Tuesday as the Tri-State area was pounded with a brutal blast of heavy snow and bitter cold.
The winter storm warning was issued beginning at noon Tuesday for the five boroughs of New York City, the northern suburbs, all of Long Island, most of New Jersey, and southern and eastern Connecticut.
The National Weather Service issued a freezing rain advisory for parts of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut from 10 p.m. Friday through 4 a.m. Saturday.
There have been numerous accidents reported on the southbound lanes of the Palisades Parkway near the George Washington Bridge.
Bedford Park in the Bronx was on record with the highest snow total at 11.6 inches, according to the National Weather Service. Central Park recorded 6 inches of snow.
A winter storm began bearing down on parts of the Tri-State area Thursday morning, promising heavy snow, strong winds and frigid temperatures
The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch from Thursday evening into Friday afternoon.
The nonstop rain of the afternoon let up for the Tri-State Area Sunday.
Forecasters are predicting anywhere from three to seven inches of snow starting around 10 a.m. Saturday in New York City and on Long Island.
Tri-State Area residents may face some slick roads Sunday and even some icing conditions.
A family of four, including two children, were displaced after a fire tore through a home in Yonkers overnight.
The Department of Buildings issued a warning to property owners Friday to secure construction sites and buildings as high winds whip through the area.
A tornado touched down near Paramus, N.J. during the round of violent storms Monday afternoon, the National Weather Service confirmed.