Recent Messages

7/1/2015 5:24:58 AM
Notify NYC - Intermittent Wind Gusts
Notification issued 6/21/15 at 5:22 AM. New York City is currently 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 visit www.weather.gov/nyc.


7/1/2015 4:45:29 AM
Notify NYC - Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Notification issued 7/1/15 at 4:43 AM. The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for all five boroughs of New York City until 5:00 AM. Strong winds and heavy rain is expected. For the latest information please visit: http://www.weather.gov/nyc. During a severe thunderstorm, be prepared to potentially lose power. 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 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 lose power and have a disability or access needs, or use Life Sustaining Equipment (LSE) and need immediate assistance, please dial 9-1-1. To view this message in American Sign Language (ASL) with audio and subtitles, please visit: http://bit.ly/1t08zHb.


7/1/2015 4:36:09 AM
Notify NYC - Flash Flood Warning
Alert issued 7/1/15 at 4:35 AM. The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning Citywide until 6:15 AM. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of urban areas, highways, streets, and underpasses as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots. Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross safely. Move to higher ground. For the latest information, visit: http://www.weather.gov/nyc. 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.


6/30/2015 5:33:14 PM
Notify NYC - Traffic Delays
Notification issued on 06/30/15 at 5:30 PM. Due to an overturned dump truck on the New Jersey Turnpike, there are reported delays on the outbound Lincoln Tunnel in Manhattan. Consider alternate routes. Expect heavy delays.


6/30/2015 3:26:50 PM
Notify NYC - AMBER Alert Cancellation
Notification issued 06/30/15 at 3:25 PM. The previously issued AMBER Alert for the NYPD 23rd Precinct has been cancelled.


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