New York City Office of Emergency Management

Officials Urge Caution As Potentially Record Low Temps Again Hit Tri-State AreaAnother blast of Arctic air will move into the Tri-State area Thursday, bringing with it potentially record-breaking temperatures.
Nor'easter Brings Heavy Rain, Wind To Tri-State, Leaves Some Areas FloodedA flood watch is in effect through late Tuesday night for New York City, parts of Long Island, Westchester, Orange, Rockland and Putnam counties as well as for parts of Connecticut, New Jersey.
Gov. Cuomo: New York State Stepping Up Ebola Training, ProtocolsWe're ready. We're prepared. That was the message Thursday from state and city officials gearing up to deal with a potential Ebola outbreak.
Officials Warn Of Increased Risk Of Brush Fires ThursdayThe National Weather Service has issued "red flag" warning, which indicates a combination of dry fuels and weather conditions could support extreme fire danger and make fire fighting difficult.
City, Feds Launch Ad Campaign For National Preparedness MonthFEMA administrator Craig Fugate, speaking in Staten Island Wednesday, said six in 10 families do not have a disaster preparedness plan.
Coast Guard Overseeing Clean-Up Of Brooklyn Oil SpillNational Grid was replacing a gas main through the waterway near Jamaica Bay on Thursday when something went wrong, causing the caustic petroleum-cement mixture to spill out.