Blizzard slams Brooklyn with snow and high winds

Brooklyn was blasted by a blizzard that dumped between 12-18 inches of snow on the borough and the rest of the city.The snowfall started early

BROOKLYN - Brooklyn was blasted by a blizzard that dumped between 12-18 inches of snow on the borough and the rest of the city.The snowfall started early Sunday and intensified during the afternoon. News 12 Brooklyn meteorologists say the snow tapered off throughout Monday morning. The snowfall was accompanied by very strong winds with gusts of up to 60 mph, which can cause drifting snow. Drivers were urged to stay off the roads unless necessary. If traveling is a must, drivers are asked to use extreme caution. Alternate-side parking rules were suspended today, but drivers must still feed the meters.

ConEdisonCon Ed Outage MapNYC Office of Emergency ManagementMTA AdvisoriesRedCross

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

The two men were found at the intersection 1 Police: 1 killed, 1 hurt in Canarsie shooting
Police say three men lead officers on a 2 Chopper 12 over police search in Brooklyn
News 12 Brooklyn asked residents what they think 3 Word of the Street: Best Job Aspects
The website Glassdoor released its latest list of 4 Word on the Street: Best place to work
News 12 Brooklyn asked residents what they think 5 Word on the Street: Amazon Go

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News Furry Friends

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News 12 Brooklyn nightside.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE