Weather

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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 16, 2019 - 7:55 pm
A storm system packing heavy rain and gusty winds slammed the Tri-State area during the evening commute and was expected to last through Thursday morning.
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Long Island beach
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Sophia Hall
October 01, 2019 - 3:00 pm
With unusually warm temperatures expected for the week, it’s possible the beaches on Long Island will be packed in October.
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FILE - This early Friday, Aug. 16, 2019 file photo shows an aerial view of large Icebergs floating as the sun rises near Kulusuk, Greenland. Greenland has been melting faster in the last decade, and this summer, it has seen two of the biggest melts on record since 2012. A special United Nations-affiliated oceans and ice report released on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2019 projects three feet of rising seas by the end of the century, much fewer fish, weakening ocean currents, even less snow and ice, and nastier hurricanes, caused by climate change. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
Associated Press
September 25, 2019 - 12:21 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Earth is in more hot water than ever before, and so are we, an expert United Nations climate panel warned in a grim new report Wednesday. Sea levels are rising at an ever-faster rate as ice and snow shrink, and oceans are getting more acidic and losing oxygen, the Intergovernmental...
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NYC Winter
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Joe Avellar
September 23, 2019 - 1:58 pm
This winter is most likely going to be a bit warmer than usual with some freezing cold spells, according to the 2020 Farmers’ Almanac.
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President Donald Trump holds a chart as he talks with reporters after receiving a briefing on Hurricane Dorian in the Oval Office of the White House, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Associated Press
September 04, 2019 - 7:53 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump isn't giving up on the dubious idea that Alabama faced a serious threat from Hurricane Dorian. During an Oval Office briefing Wednesday, Trump displayed a map of the National Hurricane Center forecast for last Thursday that showed Dorian could track over...
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Hurricane Dorian
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 01, 2019 - 6:45 pm
At least five deaths were blamed on Hurricane Dorian after unleashing massive flooding across the Bahamas on Monday.
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New York Mets starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard delivers against the Cleveland Indians during the first inning of a baseball game Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
Associated Press
August 23, 2019 - 1:24 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The only thing that stopped Noah Syndergaard was the weather. Syndergaard retired the first 16 hitters and allowed two hits over six dominant innings before a heavy storm interrupted him, and the New York Mets beat the Cleveland Indians 2-0 Thursday night in a rain-shortened game...
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Hurricane
Getty: Guido Amrein
August 13, 2019 - 9:15 am
As if today’s forecast of thunderstorms isn’t troubling enough, the New York City area could be in for a potentially rough hurricane season.
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Demonstrators bang on pots, from the balcony of their apartment as they protest against governor Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Friday, July 19, 2019. Protesters are demanding Rossello step down for his involvement in a private chat in which he used profanities to describe an ex-New York City councilwoman and a federal control board overseeing the island's finance. (AP Photo/Dennis M. Rivera Pichardoi)
July 21, 2019 - 9:11 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló said Sunday evening that he will not resign in the face of public furor over an obscenity-laced leaked online chat, but he will not seek reelection or continue as head of his pro-statehood political party. Protesters said they were not...
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Heat wave New York City
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July 21, 2019 - 6:22 pm
The heat wave baking the Tri-State stretched into its third day Sunday—breaking heat records, sparking widespread power outages and prompting warnings from officials, who urged residents to be careful as temperatures neared 100 degrees amid stifling humidity.
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