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Bike Snob's ForecastDecember 19th, 2018: Who's On 1st?
Another crisp and clear day today: Wednesday Sunny, with a high near 42. Wind chill values between 20 and 30. West wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Wednesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.… Read more
Posted 8 hours 18 minutes ago
Bike Snob's ForecastDecember 17th, 2018: Don't Touch
Cold, clear, and gusty today: Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 36. Wind chill values between 15 and 25. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Tuesday Night Clear, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph. Sunrise: 7:… Read more
Posted 1 day 7 hours ago
The rain is over just in time for the work week, and here comes the wind to dry us out: Monday Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a northwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.  Monday Night Partly cloudy,… Read more
Posted 2 days 12 hours ago
This morning’s deadly crash, in which a box truck driver killed 21-year-old cyclist Din Rajon on Pitkin Avenue in East New York, marks the fourth traffic fatality involving a bicyclist or pedestrian in Brooklyn this week. On Wednesday a tractor-trailer driver killed 71-year-old Pinchos Kreiner while he was crossing McDonald Avenue in Borough Park. On Tuesday, a van driver killed 57-year-old… Read more
Posted 4 days 13 hours ago
Watch for rain, particularly on your evening commute: Friday A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. East wind around 7 mph. Friday Night Rain, mainly after 7pm. Low around 45. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.… Read more
Posted 5 days 15 hours ago
Bike Snob's ForecastDecember 13th, 2018: Fender Up!
Looks like the run of dry weather is at an end, so fender up: Thursday A slight chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Wind chill values between 25 and 35. East wind 7… Read more
Posted 6 days 12 hours ago
Today's riding conditions are about as good as you could possibly hope for in December: Wednesday Sunny, with a high near 40. Wind chill values between 25 and 35. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Wednesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.… Read more
Posted 1 week ago
Making sure drivers are operating safely and trying to improve drivers' working conditions are not mutually exclusive. That New Yorkers should have to choose between the livelihoods of drivers and safe streets is a false dilemma.  While we strongly commend sincere efforts to improve conditions for taxi workers, Council Member Ruben Diaz Sr.'s move to gut the Taxi and Limousine Commission’s… Read more
Posted 1 week 1 day ago
More of the same weatherwise: Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 38. Wind chill values between 20 and 30. North wind around 6 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Wind chill values between 25 and 30.… Read more
Posted 1 week 1 day ago
Bike Snob's ForecastDecember 10th, 2018: Be Prepared
The dry, crisp weather continues: Monday Sunny, with a high near 40. Wind chill values between 25 and 35. North wind 7 to 10 mph. Monday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Wind chill values between 25 and 30. North wind 5 to 7 mph. Sunrise… Read more
Posted 1 week 2 days ago