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Bike Snob's ForecastMay 20th, 2019: Data Flow
It's shaping up to be legitimately hot today, and of course with heat comes thunderstorms: Monday A slight chance of showers before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 8 to 15 mph… Read more
Posted 1 month 1 week ago
Bike Snob's ForecastMay 17th, 2019: Your Weekend Forecast
There could be some rain today, particularly for your evening commute: Friday A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 7 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Friday Night… Read more
Posted 1 month 1 week ago
"We heard today of the passing of Kenichi Nakagawa, a 22-year-old cyclist who was hit on Saturday in Crown Heights and has succumbed to his injuries. Yesterday, 16-year-old Yisroel Schwartz swerved to avoid being doored while bicycling in Borough Park and was hit by a driver and killed. Our thoughts are with the families of Kenichi and Yisroel. At least 10 people have been struck and killed… Read more
Posted 1 month 1 week ago
Bike Snob's ForecastMay 16th, 2019: Life In The Bike Lane
Yesterday was glorious, but we could see some rain today, so don't get complacent: Thursday A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Thursday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57… Read more
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Statement of Transportation Alternatives Senior Director of Advocacy Thomas DeVito: “On Sunday evening, a driver struck and killed a 29-year-old person riding a bicycle on Avenue U near East 33rd Street in Marine Park. So far this year, four of the eight people killed riding bikes in New York City have lost their lives on the streets of Southern Brooklyn.This is a tragedy which Mayor Bill de… Read more
Posted 1 month 1 week ago
Statement of the Deliver Justice Coalition in response to inaccurate statements about e-bikes by Mayor Bill de Blasio on the Brian Lehrer Show:  “This morning, Mayor Bill de Blasio stoked fear of immigrant delivery workers on e-bikes on the Brian Lehrer show, and belittled the burdens of the occupation of these hard-working New Yorkers. The inaccuracies he is spreading are reckless, and… Read more
Posted 1 month 1 week ago
Now we're talking! Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph. Wednesday Night A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind around 8 mph. Sunrise: 5:39am Sunset: 8:… Read more
Posted 1 month 1 week ago
Hey, look at that, we could get some showers for a change: Tuesday A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 53. North wind 7 to 9 mph. Tuesday Night A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly… Read more
Posted 1 month 1 week ago
So basically it just rains now: Monday Rain, mainly after 10am. High near 51. Northeast wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Monday Night Showers, mainly before… Read more
Posted 1 month 2 weeks ago
Bike Snob's ForecastMay 10th, 2019: Your Weekend Forecast
Could be rainy today: Friday A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Friday Night A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly… Read more
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