By CBSNewYork Team

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The snow intensifies today with rates of 1-2+”/hour where the heaviest bands set up. The snow will let up later in the evening into tomorrow, but additional snowfall is expected. The greatest snowfall is still expected N&W of the city with up to 2 feet; 12-18″ is expected in the city; and generally a foot or less S&E of the city.

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Winds will peak this afternoon with gusts of about 40 mph in the city and 50+ mph along the coast. That said, blizzard-like conditions are expected at times, however no official blizzard warnings have been issued.

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Coastal flooding will be an issue today with minor to locally moderate flooding expected during high tides (AM/early PM); moderate to potentially major flooding is expected with tonight’s high tides.

CBSNewYork Team