Recent Messages

5/6/2016 6:35:22 PM
Notify NYC - Amtrak Service Disruption
Notification issued 5/07/2016 at 6:30 PM. Due to an electrical condition in the Bronx, all eastbound Amtrak Trains from New York to Boston are being held in Penn Station at this time. All westbound trains are being held in New Haven CT. For more information, please visit

5/6/2016 5:00:06 PM
Notify NYC - Possibility of Natural Gas Odor
Notification issued 5/6/2016 at 5:00 PM. Due to National Grid performing natural gas system upgrades, a natural gas odor may be present near Muldoon Avenue in Staten Island beginning tomorrow, May 7. The work is scheduled to occur between 8:00 AM and 3:00 PM on Saturday, and then again on Monday (5/9) and Tuesday (5/10) between 8:00 AM and 8:00 PM. Please report natural gas emergencies to 9-1-1 if they occur.

5/6/2016 3:23:37 PM
Notify NYC - Coastal Flood Warning
Alert issued 5/6/16 at 3:22 PM. The National Weather Service has issued a Coastal Flood Warning for Brooklyn and southern Queens for today, 5/6, from 7-11PM. The affected area includes the southern bays of Queens and Brooklyn. Tidal departures of 1-1.5 feet above normal are expected. During a Coastal Flood Warning, widespread moderate flooding is expected, resulting in beach erosion and flooding of vulnerable shore roads and/or properties. Coastal residents in the warned area should be alert for rising water and take appropriate action to protect life and property.For the latest information please visit: view this message in American Sign Language (ASL), Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Italian, Korean, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Urdu, or Yiddish, please visit:

5/6/2016 3:16:20 PM
Notify NYC - Intermittent Wind Gusts
Notification issued 5/6/16 at 3:15 PM. New York City is experiencing intermittent wind gusts in excess of 40 MPH. 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

5/6/2016 3:08:21 PM
Notify NYC - Coastal Flood Advisory
Notification issued 5/6/16 at 3:06 PM. The National Weather Service has issued a Coastal Flood Advisory for Staten Island for today, 5/6, from 7:00 PMndash;11:00 PM. The affected areas include Newark Bay, Arthur Kill and New York Harbor. Tidal departures of 1-1.5 feet above normal are expected.During a Coastal Flood Advisory, 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

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