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Bike Snob's ForecastMarch 19th, 2019: Falling Behind
Another cool yet tantalizingly sunny day as we teeter on the brink of spring: Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 48. Wind chill values between 30 and 40 early. North wind around 9 mph. Tuesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 34. West wind around… Read more
Posted 9 hours 53 minutes ago
A little chilly today but not too bad at all: Monday A slight chance of flurries before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Wind chill values between 30 and 40 early. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 5 mph. Monday Night Partly… Read more
Posted 1 day 11 hours ago
“Borden Avenue connects the southern end of the Long Island City waterfront with the Vernon Boulevard business district and the Pulaski Bridge. The block where this crash occurred is the weak link in an otherwise protected bike lane network along Center Boulevard and 2nd Street.   Not satisfied with the “sharrows” in the New York City Department of Transportation’s current design, residents of a… Read more
Posted 4 days 9 hours ago
Warm and wet today so be prepared for rain: Friday A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind around 11 mph. Chance of… Read more
Posted 4 days 10 hours ago
Bike Snob's ForecastMarch 14th, 2019: Cycling in the City
Wow, look at that, we could break 60 degrees today! Thursday Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Thursday Night A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise… Read more
Posted 5 days 9 hours ago
“Transportation Alternatives sends its condolences to the families who lost their loved ones. Monday’s deadly crash, in which an 80-year-old woman was struck and killed by the driver of a school bus while crossing Boston Road in the Bronx, marks the fourth senior killed while walking in New York City in the last week.  On Wednesday, March 6, 85-year-old Stella Clinton was struck and killed by… Read more
Posted 5 days 12 hours ago
Another pleasant day, and with less wind: Wednesday Increasing clouds, with a high near 46. Wind chill values between 25 and 35 early. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Wednesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low… Read more
Posted 6 days 9 hours ago
Warm and sunny again today, though it could get gusty: Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 46. Wind chill values between 25 and 35 early. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Tuesday Night Clear, with a low around 29. Northwest… Read more
Posted 1 week ago
Bike Snob's ForecastMarch 11th, 2019: Clear Sailing Ahead
Lovely commuting weather today: Monday Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 9 to 15 mph. Monday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Wind chill values between 25 and 30. Northwest wind around 14 mph. Sunrise: 7:15am Sunset: 6:58pm… Read more
Posted 1 week 1 day ago
Today will be a little warmer: Friday A 20 percent chance of light snow after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 37. Wind chill values between 20 and 30. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Friday Night A 30… Read more
Posted 1 week 4 days ago