10/21/2016 7:00:21 PM
Notify NYC - Silver Alert
Silver Alert issued 10/21/16 at 7:01 PM.
A Silver Alert has been issued for Willie Watson, a 83-year-old black male from the Brownsville section of Brooklyn. The missing has early stages of dementia and may be in need of medical attention.
Description: 5'6" tall, 145lbs, with gray hair and brown eyes. Wearing black pants, a black coat, and a blue hat.
Last Seen: East New York Avenue and Union Street, Brooklyn at approximately 7:00 PM on 10/20.
If you see the Mr. Watson, please call 9-1-1.
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10/21/2016 2:50:05 PM
Notify NYC - Intermittent Wind Gusts
Notification issued 10/21/16 at 2:49 PM. New York City is forecast to experience intermittent wind gusts in excess of 40 MPH tomorrow, Saturday, October 22. During periods of high winds, residents should use caution when walking or driving high profile vehicles. Winds at these speeds can cause flying debris, turn unsecured objects into projectiles, and cause power outages. To prepare, charge cell phone batteries, gather supplies, and turn refrigerators and freezers to a colder setting. Always stay clear of downed power lines. If you are affected by an outage, turn off all appliances and keep refrigerator and freezer doors closed to prevent food spoilage. Do not use generators indoors. If you lose power and have a disability or access needs, or use Life Sustaining Equipment (LSE) and need immediate assistance, please dial 9-1-1. For the latest weather information, please visit www.weather.gov/nyc.
10/21/2016 2:36:38 PM
Notify NYC - Con Edison Power Outage
Notification issued 10/21/16 at 2:33 PM. Con Edison is responding to a power outage in the Bergen Beach section of Brooklyn, including ZIP code 11234. Report power outages to Con Edison at 1-800-752-6633, or if you have a speech or hearing impairment, report outages to 1-800-642-2308. Please see http://www.coned.com/ for more information.
If you are affected by the outage, turn off all appliances, avoid downed and hanging power lines, and keep refrigerator and freezer doors closed to prevent food spoilage. Do not use generators indoors. If you are having a life threatening medical emergency and need immediate assistance, please dial 9-1-1.
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10/21/2016 6:37:54 AM
Notify NYC - Road Closure - Reopened
Notification issued 10/21/16 6:37 AM. Following an earlier closure, all Bronx and Manhattan bound lanes of the RFK Bridge have reopened. Expect residual delays.
10/21/2016 6:27:49 AM
Notify NYC - Coastal Flood Statement
Notification issued 10/21/16 at 6:25 AM. The National Weather Service has issued a Coastal Flood Statement for Queens on 10/21 from 12 - 4 PM. The affected area includes the southern coasts of south shore bays. Tidal departures of 1 feet above normal are expected.
During a Coastal Flood Statement, minor flooding of the most vulnerable shore roads and/or properties is possible. Coastal residents should be alert for later statements and take action to protect property.
For more information, please visit www.weather.gov/nyc.