‘Big storm’ may rock NYC region with foot of snow or more: forecasters

he Big Apple could get a foot or more of snow this weekend as a powerful nor’easter bears down, but its exact track remains unclear, forecasters said Tuesday. New Yorkers are “likely” to see some accumulation and high winds beginning late Friday into early Saturday, AccuWeather senior meteorologist Adam Douty told The Post. “The key point at this time is there’s going to be a big storm, … Continue reading ‘Big storm’ may rock NYC region with foot of snow or more: forecasters

Power outages, flight cancellations, thundersnow: Brutal snow, ice storm slams South

The entire Eastern USA was under a weather siege Sunday as a furious winter storm packing heavy snow, ice, gale-force winds and tornadoes rolled out of the Midwest and continued its unforgiving march across the nation. The impact of the storm varied greatly from neighborhood to neighborhood. Jackson, Mississippi, saw trace amounts of snow early Sunday while 25 miles to the northeast, the hamlet of Goshen Springs was … Continue reading Power outages, flight cancellations, thundersnow: Brutal snow, ice storm slams South

Another winter storm is coming. Here’s a breakdown of its impact across four regions

It feels like the aspirin just wore off from this week’s travel headaches and the last thing you’ll likely want to read about is another impactful winter storm potentially snarling transportation across the nation. Unfortunately, this is once again the reality many are facing from the Tennessee River Valley through the I-95 corridor. The whole gamut of winter precipitation is on the table, from freezing rain to heavy … Continue reading Another winter storm is coming. Here’s a breakdown of its impact across four regions

‘Significant’ storm next week threatens Thanksgiving travel

A “significant storm” and “strong cold front” could hit the US Northeast and Midwest next week — potentially wreaking havoc on Thanksgiving travel plans, forecasters warn. The large-scale weather pattern is expected to start over the weekend and extend into early next week, according to the National Weather Service’s prediction center. The full extent and path of the storm hasn’t yet been nailed down, but forecasters … Continue reading ‘Significant’ storm next week threatens Thanksgiving travel

Henri closing in on New York area with hurricane-strength force

Tropical Storm Henri is barreling towards the New York area with hurricane-strength winds and potential storm surges that have already shut down local beaches and prompted severe weather warnings along Eastern Long Island. Henri is expected to hit the Hamptons as early as 7 a.m. Sunday, packing winds up to 75 mph and heavy rains through much of the region. Officials throughout the Northeast urged residents in … Continue reading Henri closing in on New York area with hurricane-strength force

Deadly Tropical Storm Elsa swirls toward Cuba, Florida

Tropical Storm Elsa weakened slightly Sunday as it headed toward Cuba — but it was set to still begin hammering parts of Florida, including the area near last month’s deadly condo collapse, within the next day or two. The storm system is expected to pass near Key West by late Monday or early Tuesday before hovering along Florida’s Gulf Coast for a day and then making landfall near … Continue reading Deadly Tropical Storm Elsa swirls toward Cuba, Florida