The National Weather Service has issued a blizzard warning in New York City, in effect from 6 a.m. Friday to 1 p.m. Saturday.
New Yorkers can expect anywhere from 10 to 14 inches of snow, and strong winds with gusts up to 45 miles per hour.
According to the NWS, the strongest winds and snows will occur Friday evening into Saturday evening.
People are encouraged to stay off the road as visibility could reach near zero with white-out conditions.
Downed limbs could also cause some power outages across the city.
"We are taking this storm seriously," said Jerome Hauer, of Commmunity Homeland Security and Emergency Services, according to DNAinfo. "You should take this storm seriously. This is a very dangerous storm that will make travel from Friday night until Saturday morning almost impossible,"
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02/09/2013 11:25 PM EST
Storm Death Count Rises To 10
02/09/2013 10:28 PM EST
Homes Without Power Fall Under 500,000
@ wunderground :
Number of customers without power is down to 480,000 #blizzard
02/09/2013 10:14 PM EST
Sections Of Long Island Expressway Closed Tomorrow
@ alroker :
LIE will be closed in both directions from exit 57-73 on Sunday Feb. 10 from 7 a.m. to approximately 5 p.m. for snow removal from #Nemo
02/09/2013 9:58 PM EST
Some Homes Might Be Irreparable
@ 7News :
Some Plum Island homes may be a lost cause after #Blizzard2013: http://t.co/CX8kXoPy #7News #Blizzard2013
02/09/2013 9:40 PM EST
What Climate Scientists Are Saying About 'Nemo'
@ greenpeaceusa :
What do #climate scientists have to say about #blizzard #nemo? Find out: http://t.co/BM9y7uCU
02/09/2013 9:26 PM EST
Bowling Alley Roof Collapses
02/09/2013 9:10 PM EST
Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Symptoms
@ nationalgridus :
Be aware of the dangers of carbon monoxide. Symptoms include: headaches, weakness and dizziness. If you suspect CO, go outside & call 911.
02/09/2013 8:55 PM EST
EMTs Deliver Baby During Blizzard
@ 7News :
Mass. National Guard, EMT deliver baby in storm and her nickname is "Little Nemo" http://t.co/7pMAfFc2 #7News #Blizzard2013
02/09/2013 8:43 PM EST
PHOTOS: Animals Bewildered By The Storm
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