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By: EvanKisseloff, 12:43 AM GMT on August 26, 2011
Hurricane Irene is definitely eyeing a direct hit in the New York Metro. The 8 PM models have been run and Long Island seems to be the winner. My guess is that we will see hurricane watches issued for Long Island and New York City by tomorrow morning. The Nassau County Executive is urging everyone SOUTH OF SUNRISE HIGHWAY (Route 27) to begin evacuating NOW. For those of you in the path of Irene like myself, be safe!
By: EvanKisseloff, 6:46 PM GMT on August 25, 2011
Hurricane Irene has a shot at being the first hurricane to make a direct hit in the New York Area since Hurricane Gloria in 1985. Hurricane Floyd hit the area in 1999 as a Tropical Storm and Hurricane Earl ended up missing New York pretty much entirely. Now is the time to make preparations for the potential direct hit if you live in New York City, Long Island, and New England as well. Will try to post again around 5.
By: EvanKisseloff, 4:24 PM GMT on March 22, 2011
Spring started on Sunday Evening. Despite the change of seasons, snow is in our forecast for tomorrow and into Thursday morning. No, that's not a typo. New York City expects 1-3 inches as well as the surrounding areas including Long Island, Northern New Jersey, and into the Hudson Valley. Hopefully this is the last dose of winter we have until the next season!
By: EvanKisseloff, 12:33 AM GMT on December 01, 2010
It is November 30 which means the end of Hurricane Season! The end of Hurricane Season means this blog is now closed. Unfortunately this blog will not return for the 2011 season. Instead, we will transition to the Metro New York Winter Weather Blog. I am configuring it to be active during winter weather situations such as Nor'easters and other Blizzards. The expected activation is December 21, 2010 unless a winter storm occurs before that date. All information...
By: EvanKisseloff, 2:19 AM GMT on November 29, 2010
With the move back to Metro New York, I have decided to transform the Hurricane Season Blog into the Greater New York Winter Weather Blog. I will have periodic updates for the weather in the New York Metro Area including Long Island, All 5 Boroughs of New York City, Westchester, Rockland, Putnam and Orange Counties. November 30 will be the final day as the Hurricane Season Blog. As of December 1, the blog will assume its new name and will reopen by December 21, 2...