Daily Bike Forecast — by Bike Snob NYC

November 14th, 2018: Mixed Messages

You'll need to break out the cold weather gear today, but at least it will be clear:

Wednesday Weather

Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 37. Wind chill values between 25 and 30. Northwest wind around 16 mph.

Wednesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Wind chill values between 25 and 30. North wind 7 to 11 mph.

Sunrise: 6:42am

Sunset: 4:39pm

Enjoy it while it lasts, because so far this is how Thursday is shaping up:

Thursday Weather

Not the best forecast for the Bike Train, but there it is:

If your current attire just isn't cutting it in this cold then swing by this class tonight:

Be sure to check in with Citi Bike on the status of your preferred station:

And in Washington Heights the NYPD recently engaged in some cyclist and driver outreach:

While down in the village the 6th Precinct wants you to know that THEY WILL CRUSH YOU:

As many have pointed out, the car pictured above is disobeying pavement markings, but presumably they've come to a screeching halt in order to write up a Citi Bike user who committed an egregious crime such as attempting to remove one for the dock while wearing two earbuds.

And if you think they won't chase you down in order to ticket you then you're quite mistaken:

By the way, in case you're wondering about the 6th Precinct's traffic enforcement record, here you go [PDF]: 

6th Precinct

That's only six (6) tickets so far this year for blocking the bike lane, so presumably some pavement markings are more important to them than others.