Bloomberg: The beaches are dangerous, and surfing is dangerous, and you risk the lives of emergency workers by surfing.
by Weather Undergroundvia twitter10/27/2012 10:39:12 PM
Bloomberg: MTA has a plan to shut down.
by Weather Undergroundvia twitter10/27/2012 10:40:13 PM
Bloomberg: If you live in a high-rise and it loses power, you might lose water too, so have a supply.
by Weather Undergroundvia twitter10/27/2012 10:42:18 PM
Bloomberg: No shutdown in public transit has been ordered, but MTA has a contingency plan should conditions worsen to begin shutting down subway trains and buses beginning at 7 p.m. ET Sunday and completing a shutdown by 3 a.m.
by gkicinski10/27/2012 10:42:59 PM
Mayor Bloomberg is right -- bring in everything off of your porches and terraces and rooftops.
by Weather Undergroundvia twitter10/27/2012 10:44:14 PM
Mayor Bloomberg noted that there are storm shelters open, they are ADA, and they take pets.
by Weather Undergroundvia twitter10/27/2012 10:48:03 PM
Bloomberg press conference is under way in New York City:
by gkicinski edited by Jon Gordon, MPR News10/27/2012 10:49:18 PM
RT @afreedma: This is one of the worst coastal flood threats NYC has seen. Period. Opening city govt on Monday, plus no evacs, risky and ...
by Weather Undergroundvia twitter10/27/2012 10:52:29 PM
Are you in #NYC? What precautions are you taking ahead of #Sandy?
by Weather Undergroundvia twitter10/27/2012 10:55:54 PM
Usually it's the other way around. RT @Fantasy_Troll: @wunderground going to Florida.
by Weather Undergroundvia twitter10/27/2012 10:57:16 PM
Amtrak begins to cancel some service in advance of Hurricane #Sandy: tinyurl.com
by Weather Undergroundvia twitter10/27/2012 11:02:17 PM
Some comments from the National Hurricane Center's 8 p.m. update ( www.nhc.noaa.gov )
by chhopkins10/28/2012 12:04:14 AM
HIGH WIND WARNINGS ARE IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN VIRGINIA. HIGH WIND WATCHES ARE IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF THE MID-ATLANTIC STATES AND SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND.
by chhopkins10/28/2012 12:05:02 AM
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS REMAIN NEAR 75 MPH...120 KM/H...WITH HIGHER GUSTS. LITTLE CHANGE IN STRENGTH IS FORECAST DURING THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.
by chhopkins10/28/2012 12:05:58 AM
NOAA BUOY 41013...LOCATED ABOUT 35 MILES SOUTH-SOUTHEAST OF CAPE LOOKOUT NORTH CAROLINA RECENTLY REPORTED A SUSTAINED WIND OF 48 MPH...78 KM/H...AND A WIND GUST OF 63 MPH...101 KM/H.
by chhopkins10/28/2012 12:06:42 AM
RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 4 TO 8 INCHES ARE EXPECTED OVER PORTIONS OF THE MID-ATLANTIC STATES...INCLUDING THE DELMARVA PENINSULA...WITH ISOLATED MAXIMUM AMOUNTS OF 12 INCHES POSSIBLE. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES WITH ISOLATED MAXIMUM AMOUNTS OF 5 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS PARTS OF SOUTHERN NEW YORK INTO NEW ENGLAND.
by chhopkins10/28/2012 12:08:10 AM
The next update from the National Hurricane Center will be at 11 p.m. EDT.
by chhopkins10/28/2012 12:08:34 AM
Yikes. Like a film RT @isardasorensen: Menacing clouds loom ovr #NYC today n advance of Hurricane #Sandy. #Frankenstorm t.co