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A cool and clear day for your bicycle commuting pleasure: Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 61. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Tuesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 53. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Sunrise 7:07am Sunset 6… Read more
Posted 5 hours 46 minutes ago
“On behalf of Transportation Alternatives, Families for Safe Streets, and all New Yorkers committed to safe streets, we send our deepest condolences to the family of the 60-year-old male bicyclist killed by an SUV driver on Cross Bay Boulevard in Queens Sunday. He is the 25th bicyclist killed on our streets this year -- putting 2019 on track to be the deadliest year for bicycling in New York… Read more
Posted 14 hours 32 minutes ago
Bike Snob's ForecastOctober 14th, 2019: At The Sharp End
Good commuting conditions today, and it's even sweeter if you have the day off: Columbus Day Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 71. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Monday… Read more
Posted 1 day 7 hours ago
We could see rain today.  Then again, we were supposed to see rain yesterday so who knows? Friday A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a north wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Friday Night A 40… Read more
Posted 4 days 5 hours ago
Breezy, cool, possibly rainy--so fall, basically: Thursday Rain likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a north wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts… Read more
Posted 5 days 5 hours ago
Bike Snob's ForecastOctober 9th, 2019: Seasons Change
Could be wet and windy today: Wednesday A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Northeast wind around 16 mph. Wednesday Night A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind around 14 mph… Read more
Posted 6 days 6 hours ago
Should be pleasant if breezy cycling conditions today as the rain departs: Tuesday Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 10 to 13 mph. Tuesday Night A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around… Read more
Posted 1 week ago
Wet and gusty today, with rain gradually increasing throughout the day: Monday A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Monday Night Showers, mainly… Read more
Posted 1 week 1 day ago
"A 10-year-old boy was killed by an unlicensed driver in an SUV this morning in Kensington, Brooklyn. Transportation Alternatives and Families for Safe Streets sends our deepest condolences to the child’s family.    With nearly three months remaining in 2019, 24 people have been killed while biking on our streets -- as many as the total killed in all of 2017, the deadliest year for cyclists… Read more
Posted 1 week 1 day ago
Today the clouds depart, leaving us with sun and seasonally appropriate temperatures: Friday A 20 percent chance of rain before 9am. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a north wind 17 to 20… Read more
Posted 1 week 4 days ago