A man lays down next to the fountains at Columbus Circle to try and beat the heat.  (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Sweltering Temperatures Set To Persist In Tri-State Area

A heat advisory is in effect until 6 p.m. Tuesday for New York City. Temperatures are expected to hit or exceed 95 degrees on Monday and Tuesday.



New York And New Jersey Brace For More Rain Days After Rainiest Day Ever In New York City History

Area residents might think Big Apple’s been bobbing in all the water that’s soaked us lately. Fed up or not, another soaker is on the way Thursday.


Lightning storm in South Norwalk, Conn.

Severe Thunderstorms Move Through Tri-State Area Causing Power Outages

A line of powerful thunderstorms swept across the Tri-State Area Thursday night and knocked out power to thousands of homes.



NWS: Small Tornado Hit Riverdale During Sunday Thunderstorm

The National Weather Service has confirmed that a small tornado hit the Bronx Sunday afternoon during a thunderstorm that left thousands without power in the metropolitan area.

1010 WINS–07/26/2010