Weathering Winter Storm Juno

Weathering Winter Storm Juno

January 26, 2015 at 1:11 pm

The National Weather Service has issued a citywide Blizzard Warning, which is in effect from Monday, Jan. 26, at 1 PM, until Wednesday, Jan. 28, at 12 AM. The current forecast calls for 18 to 24 inches of snow, with locally higher amounts possible and snowfall rates of up to 2 to 4 inches per hour late Monday night into Tuesday morning. Northern winds of 20 to 30 MPH are forecast, with gusts of up to 55 MPH possible. Temperatures in the lower 20s are expected, with visibilities of one quarter mile or less at times.

The NYC Severe Weather page has further information and the Office of Emergency Management has prepared a list of winter weather safety tips. Below are links to other local resources as well as recent transit updates and weather radar.

American Red Cross – Winter Storm Preparedness
NYS Dept of Homeland Security and Emergency Svcs (DHSES) – Winter Safety Tips
NYC OEM Winter Weather
Nassau Co Emergency Management
Suffolk Co Emergency Preparedness
CT Emergency Preparedness Guide
State of New Jersey Info