Recent Messages

7/30/2015 4:59:29 PM
Notify NYC - Traffic Delays
Notification issued 7/30/15 at 4:55 PM. Due to flooding, expect traffic delays on the northbound Cross Island Parkway at 14th Avenue in Queens. Consider alternate routes and allow for additional travel time.


7/30/2015 3:03:10 PM
Notify NYC - Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Notification issued 7/30/15 at 2:58 PM. The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for The Bronx and Queens until 3:30 PM. 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.


7/30/2015 2:45:10 PM
Notify NYC - Flash Flood Warning
Alert issued 7/30/15 at 2:40 PM. The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning for Queens, Manhattan, and The Bronx until 4:30 PM. 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.


7/30/2015 11:36:26 AM
Notify NYC - NYS Missing Vulnerable Adult
Alert issued 7/30/15 at 11:35 AM. The NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services has issued a Missing Vulnerable Adult Alert for Claudette Olson, a 71-year old black female from The City of White Plains in Westchester County. Ms. Olson has Alzheimer's disease and may be in need of medical attention. She is described as being 5'2" and 120 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. Ms. Olson was last seen on Wednesday, July 29 at 3:00 PM in the area of Main Street in White Plains and is believed to be on foot. A missing poster is available at http://i.imgur.com/RWxZZYy.png. If you see Ms. Olson, please call the White Plains Police Department at (914) 422-6111 or call 9-1-1.


7/30/2015 8:08:43 AM
Notify NYC - Power Outage
Notification issued 7/30/15 at 8:07 AM. Con Edison is responding to a power outage in the Washington Heights section of Manhattan, including parts of ZIP code: 10040. To report a loss of electric service, contact Con Edison at 1-800-752-6633. If you are affected by an 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. 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. To view this message in American Sign Language (ASL) with audio and subtitles, please visit: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9FrinpULu74.


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