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Entries Tagged as 'Weather'

Snow Update: It’s Hit The Big 8.0 in Park Slope

March 2nd, 2009 · Comments Off

[Photo courtesy of E.C. Stephens] Corespondent E.C. Stephens reports in with some glee that the level of snow in Park Slope flower boxes has reached a critical, if not symbolic, eight inches. We take what we said earlier all back. This is cearly not your disapointing NYC snowstorm.

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Tags: Park Slope · Weather

Winter Storm Warning in Effect

March 2nd, 2009 · Comments Off

From the city’s always friendly Office of Emergency Management as of 11:54PM: “WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FOR NEW YORK CITY. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for New York City until Monday, March 2, at 6 PM. As many as 11 inches of snow may fall from Sunday night into […]

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Winter Morning Photo: Snow Patio

February 5th, 2009 · Comments Off

[Image courtesy of Bruce Bowman] Tired of snow pics or just snow in general? Eh, don’t worry, soon enough you’ll be tired of flower pics.

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Tags: Uncategorized · Weather

Of Course, More Brooklyn Snow Pics

January 20th, 2009 · Comments Off

[Photo for GL Courtesy of Deborah Matlack] Of course, Prospect Park in the snow with someone riding a horse. What else would you expect?

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Some Very Cool Pics of Brooklyn in the Snow

January 12th, 2009 · Comments Off

[All photos for GL courtesy of Steven Skollar] Yes, we know the snow ultimately didn’t amount to much, but Steven Skollar who is an old friend of GL sent us some gorgeous shots he took on Saturday. We are especially taken with the one of Gowanus above.

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Meg Groome Photos Du Jour: Early Snow

January 11th, 2009 · Comments Off

[All photos for GL by Meg Groome] Our wonderful contributor Meg Groome just got back to Brooklyn a few days ago from…Hawaii. Talk about climate change. In any case, she captured some nice images of the early snow yesterday. The one above proves that Traffic Enforcement is always on the case.

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Tags: Photo du Jour · Weather

GL Sunday TV: Snow in Brooklyn

January 11th, 2009 · 1 Comment

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Late Afternoon Slope Snow Photo Update

December 19th, 2008 · Comments Off

[Photos for Gowanus Lounge by E.C. Stephens] GL Correspondent E.C. Stephens braved the elements and came back with a couple of pics of Fifth Avenue and environs in Park Slope in the snow. Check out the Christmas trees with their coating.

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Breaking: It’s Snowing in Brooklyn

December 19th, 2008 · Comments Off

Yes, friends, the snow is falling in Brooklyn. You read it on GL first. And in case you don’t believe us, here is photographic evidence.

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In Terms of Snow: Brooklyn Says “Yes We Can”

December 19th, 2008 · Comments Off

[Photo courtesy of megunski/flickr] GL Correspondent Meg Greene says of Brooklyn’s readiness for snow–yes we can. She writes: “The plows have been set out on 2nd Ave in anticipation of a heavy snowfall. So far we’ve just had light dustings but these have been ready to go on the sanitation trucks since Thanksgiving.”

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Official Sign of Winter: Icicles at Bergen Street Subway Stop

December 9th, 2008 · Comments Off

[Photo courtesy of 66squarefeet] Uh oh. Those are icicles. The picture was taken today at the Bergen Street subway station as our correspondent Marie Viljoen was waiting for the F Train. First comes the ice. Then comes the winter. It’s fair to say that summer is officially over. Guess the trip to the Hamptons this […]

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Tags: Carroll Gardens · Subway · Weather

Bklink: Sunny to Partly Cloudy

September 17th, 2008 · Comments Off

Outside the Brooklyn Weather Observatory the sun is coming up and we have blue skies. Today’s forecast calls for it to be sunny to partly cloudy with a high of 77. Tonight it will be mainly clear with a low of 60.–Accuweather

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Bklink: A Beautiful Day

September 16th, 2008 · Comments Off

Outside the Brooklyn Weather Observatory, the sun is just up and it looks like it’s going to be a gorgeous day. The forecast calls for it to be partly sunny with a high of 75. Tonight will be partly cloudy with a low of 60.–Accuweather

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Bklink: Sunny & Hot

September 15th, 2008 · Comments Off

Outside the Brooklyn Weather Observatory this morning there is blue sky and some clouds. The forecast calls for it to be windy, very warm and less humid with times of sun and clouds. The high will be 89. Tonight will be partly cloudy with a low of 58.–Accuweather

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Bklink: Gloomy

September 12th, 2008 · Comments Off

Outside the Brooklyn Weather Observatory this morning it is gloomy. The forecast calls for today to be mainly cloudy with a shower or thunderstorm around from late morning on. The high will be 75. Tonight will be mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms and a low of 67.–Accuweather

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Bklink: Clouds Followed by Sun

September 11th, 2008 · Comments Off

It’s cloudy outside the Brooklyn Weather Observatory right now. Today’s forecast calls for low clouds followed by sun and a high of 74. Tonight will be clear to partly cloudy with a low of 62.–Accuweather

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Bklink: Gorgeous Day

September 10th, 2008 · Comments Off

Outside the Brooklyn Weather Observatory we have the makings of the perfect late summer day. The forecast is calling for it to be “breezy and pleasant with sunshine” and a high of 75. Tonight will be clear with a low of 57.–Accuweather

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Bklink: Cloudy, Humid, Thunderstorms

September 9th, 2008 · Comments Off

Outside the Brooklyn Weather Observatory it is cloudy and breezy. Today’s forecast calls for “a couple of strong afternoon thunderstorms; otherwise, mostly cloudy, breezy and more humid.” The high will be 84. Tonight will be cloudy with some showers or storms around and a low of 59.–Accuweather

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Bklink: Sunny & Warm

September 8th, 2008 · Comments Off

Outside the Brookyn Weather Observatory is is quite sunny with blue skies. Today’s forecast calls for it to be mostly sunny, pleasant and warm. The high will be 84. Tonight will be clear with a low of 66.–Accuweather

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Hanna Visits: Coney Island Edition

September 7th, 2008 · Comments Off

[Photo courtesy of Rubys Host/GL Flickr Pool] Tropical Storm Hanna may not have delivered quite the blow of deluge + heavy winds to Brooklyn that had been predicted, but it did produce some very impressive downpours. Here’s the scene on the Coney Island, courtesy of Ruby’s Host.

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Tags: coney island · Uncategorized · Weather

Hanna Visits: Brighton Beach Edition

September 7th, 2008 · Comments Off

[Photo courtesy of smile_its_erika/flickr] We weren’t in Coney or Brighton Beach yesterday, but we’re going to say that it’s safe to assume that it might have been slightly more impressive over by the water than it was further inland. At least, there was significant gloom. This is the view (or lack thereof) in Brighton Beach.

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Tags: Brighton Beach · Uncategorized · Weather

Bklink: Sunny & Warm

September 7th, 2008 · Comments Off

Outside the Brooklyn Weather Observatory, the wind and rain are gone and the sun is back as Hannah is nothing but a damp memory. Today’s forecast calls for sunny to party cloudy skies with breezy conditions and (thank you) less humidity. The high will be 88. Tonight will be clear with a low of 64. […]

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Tropcial Storm Hanna Update: Still Coming

September 6th, 2008 · Comments Off

Tropical Storm Hannah continues heading our way. This is the 11AM tracking map from the National Hurricane Center, which puts the storm slightly closer to us than the 8AM track as it moves past us. Tropical storm force winds extend outward 200 miles from the center. (The further to the east that it veers the […]

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Bklink: Calm Before the Storm

September 6th, 2008 · Comments Off

Outside the Brooklyn Weather Observatory right now it is doing nothing. But that will change. Tropical Storm Hanna continues to head in our direction, bringing the threat of heavy rains a strong wind gusts. Today’s forecast calls for wind and rain. It will be breezy and humid this morning. “Heavy tropical rainfall will lead to […]

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Hanna Update: Tropical Storm & Flood Watches in Effect

September 5th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Tropical Storm Hanna continues headed up the East Coast with current tracking showing the storm off the coast and likely to cross Montauk and the East End of Long Island. This means potentially less wind tomorrow, but a flood watch is in effect with the National Weather Service predicting a possible 3-6 inches of rain, […]

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