The New York City Office of Emergency Management (OEM) has issued a Hazardous Travel Advisory for Wednesday, February 5. The National Weather Service has forecast 2 to 4 inches of snow and accumulation through Wednesday afternoon; Northern Manhattan and the Bronx will see accumulations of 4 to 8 inches. Moderate to heavy snow is expected late Tuesday evening into Wednesday morning before changing to a wintry mix of sleet and freezing rain during the day. Up to 1/4 inch of ice may accumulate before the sleet and freezing rain converts to all rain late Wednesday afternoon. Temperatures will be in the 30s. The plow tracker will be available tomorrow at 6:00 AM at nyc.gov/severeweather. Alternate Side Parking Regulations will also be suspended citywide on Wednesday, February 5, to facilitate winter weather preparations and snow removal. Parking meters will remain in effect throughout the City. For more information, please see the attached advisory.
February 4, 2014