New York City Blizzard Warning In Effect As Winter Storm Nemo Draws Near (VIDEO) (LIVE BLOG)

02/07/2013 04:38 pm ET | Updated Feb 07, 2013

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,"

For more, check live blog below.

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02/09/2013 11:25 PM EST

Storm Death Count Rises To 10

At least 10 people have been reported dead after this weekend's story, NBC News reported. A Boston man was found dead in his car from carbon monoxide poisoning.

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

As people across the Northeast dug out from Winter Storm "Nemo" over the weekend, their pets reacted to the snow with emotions ranging from bewilderment to glee.

Click here to view photos of animals reacting to the snowstorm.

snowstorm animals

Credit: HuffPost User: Nerissa

02/09/2013 8:29 PM EST

40 Inches Of Snow Measured In Hamden, CT

@ usNWSgov :

Hamden, CT measured 40" of snow from the great #blizzard of 2013. http://t.co/4NssjeQt

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