NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — New Yorkers are digging out once again after getting another hit of Old Man Winter.
A winter storm warning remains in effect until 6 p.m. Wednesday for most of the Tri-State area as a wintry mix of sleet and freezing rain is expected to fall throughout the day.READ MORE: Times Square Shooting: Intense Manhunt Continues; Sources Say Shooter Known To Police For Illegal Vending In Area
Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that plows and salt spreaders have been out in force since snow began to fall.
He said the city’s primary roads are now “in good shape,” but he’s still urging people to stay off the streets.
He cautioned at a midday news conference Wednesday that it is still very icy.