Tuesday, 18 December, 2018

Heavy rains, winds pound NYC as nor’easter blows into region

John Tlumacki  The Boston Globe via Getty ImagesA pedestrian runs through heavy rain in Boston's Copley Square on Sep. 18 2018 John Tlumacki The Boston Globe via Getty ImagesA pedestrian runs through heavy rain in Boston's Copley Square on Sep. 18 2018
Ellis Copeland | 28 October, 2018, 20:29

The first nor'easter of the season had largely exited the area by Saturday night after bringing high wind gusts and the occasional torrential rain band overnight Friday into Saturday morning.

The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning to parts of the coast from northern New Jersey to southeastern MA as "low pressure moving across the Southeast" brings with it "widespread precipitation and windy conditions" along the coast.

Stay with News 12 for the latest weather information.

Prepare to batten down your hatches this weekend as the NYC weather forecast is showing that a nor'easter from the South may be heading our way to bring gusty winds as high as 46 miles per hour and heavy rains.

The storm system is just north of Panama City, Florida, on Friday morning, and is moving east and north into the Carolinas.

Red Bull in front as Lewis Hamilton closes in on title
If I get a good tow from these guys and there's an opportunity to overtake I'm going to take it. If you look at his middle sector, there was no way I could get that.


Consumer Reports rankings of auto reliability
Tesla, for example, made air suspension and all-wheel drive standard on the 2017 Model S, and it affected the car's reliability. In May, Consumer Reports recommended the Model 3 after its latest tests showed a software update improved the car's braking.


Former England manager Glenn Hoddle seriously ill after collapsing in TV studio
His former employers expressed their concern at the information, posting on the official England Twitter account: "Worrying news. Hoddle's last managerial position was with Wolves , which he left in 2006 after being with the club for two years.


Rain is expected in our area early on Friday evening.

As the storm system moves from the Gulf Coast into the Northeast, 1 to 3 inches of rain is possible for major cities along the way.

Heavy rains and powerful winds are pounding the city Saturday as the center of a nor'easter powered by the remnants of Hurricane Willa blows into the tri-state region. Meanwhile, east and northeasterly winds will produce heavy ocean swells and may cause flooding along the coast of the Delmarva Peninsula to coastal New England. However, in New England and in higher-elevation areas, there will be some snow.

A pedestrian runs through heavy rain in Boston's Copley Square on Sep.

Recommended

  • Pistons Still Unbeaten After 110-103 Win Over Cleveland

    Pistons Still Unbeaten After 110-103 Win Over Cleveland

    Drummond - who was ejected in the win over the 76ers - had 20 points and 20 rebounds through three quarters against Cleveland. "Thought our bench was great all night - even in the first half, I thought they did a great job", coach Tyronn Lue said.
    'Multiple casualties' in shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue

    'Multiple casualties' in shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue

    The gunman, who has been described as a white man with a beard, is in custody. "These people should pay the ultimate price". There is heavy police activity in the area, according to KDKA . "Officers who were shot and to all the first responders".
    Israel's Netanyahu pays historic surprise visit to Oman

    Israel's Netanyahu pays historic surprise visit to Oman

    The visit was announced on Omani state television, which aired video footage of the aging ruler greeting his Israeli counterpart. The statement said Netanyahu had been invited by Oman's Sultan Qaboos bin Said after lengthy communications.
  • Guide: Red Dead Redemption 2 - How to Upgrade Camp

    Guide: Red Dead Redemption 2 - How to Upgrade Camp

    Players only need to collect one debt to unlock camp upgrades, but they will still need to hunt down the other debtors eventually. Overall, we highly recommend that players just go out into the Wild West and explore for themselves.
    Gayle King Weighs in on Megyn Kelly Blackface Controversy

    Gayle King Weighs in on Megyn Kelly Blackface Controversy

    Kelly's newly-hired attorney Bryan Freedman reacted to Friday's NBC announcement with a statement of his own. In its first year, Kelly's show averaged 2.4 million viewers a day, a drop of 400,000 from the year before.
    Musk hypes Tesla ute, says Model Y coming 2020

    Musk hypes Tesla ute, says Model Y coming 2020

    Revenue more than doubled from previous year to $6.8 billion to easily top analyst estimates, just as the profit did. Musk said in June at Tesla's annual shareholder meeting that the automaker would unveil the vehicle in March.
  • New suspicious packages addressed to Booker, Clapper, CNN

    New suspicious packages addressed to Booker, Clapper, CNN

    The motive is unknown, but the recipients are all prominent targets of right-wing criticism and, in many cases, of Trump himself. Officials are trying to determine if the sender or senders was trying to sow fear or actually cause physical destruction.
    Leicester City owner's chopper crashes outside stadium

    Leicester City owner's chopper crashes outside stadium

    Leicestershire Police tweeted: "We are dealing with an incident in the vicinity of the King Power Stadium". This was the first Premier League championship and first UEFA Champions League berth in team history.
    Google Images Adds More Artificial Intelligence to Improve its Vision

    Google Images Adds More Artificial Intelligence to Improve its Vision

    Many of these sub-images will have product pages where you can buy them or search for other related images more extensively. For Example, If you have searched an item on Google, it will show you where the identical item can be purchased online.
  • Koreas Talk about Implementing Recent Military Agreement

    Koreas Talk about Implementing Recent Military Agreement

    South Korea on Thursday had confirmed its soldiers had found war remains in a different front-line area. About 28,500 USA troops are deployed in South Korea to deter potential aggression from North Korea.
    Beto O'Rourke has spent $5 million on Facebook ads

    Beto O'Rourke has spent $5 million on Facebook ads

    But some big spenders on ads "related to issues of national importance " appear to be vendors chiefly interested in making money. The database called " Ad Archive Report " will be updated weekly with details on who spent how much for political ads .
    Pep Guardiola: 'It's a five-horse race for the title'

    Pep Guardiola: 'It's a five-horse race for the title'

    Guardiola said he feels loved by the City fans after last season's record-breaking title campaign and is determined to entertain them in style.

Mexico offers caravan migrants education and temporary jobs to stay Mexico offers caravan migrants education and temporary jobs to stay And they may not be the only ones headed north: other caravans in Central America appear to be following in their footsteps . The program was announced by Pena Nieto on Friday, as a way to address the issue of migrants taking part in the caravan.

Osaka faces WTA Finals exit as Kerber edges Singapore classic Osaka faces WTA Finals exit as Kerber edges Singapore classic I internalize a lot of things, then it just explodes and then I start talking to myself on the court", she said. Stephens gifted the second set to Osaka when she double-faulted on a second set point in the 10th game.

Man charged in mail-bomb plot is a Florida Trump supporter Man charged in mail-bomb plot is a Florida Trump supporter It is addressed to former Central Intelligence Agency director John Brennan and contains a photograph of him marked with an "X". In another he peddled theories about the billionaire political donor George Soros , who also received a package bomb.

Joint Saudi-Turkish Team Finds Khashoggi Killing Was Premeditated Joint Saudi-Turkish Team Finds Khashoggi Killing Was Premeditated The prince, Trump said , told him that he was not aware of the murder, an assertion that is being increasingly questioned. Erdogan refused to accept Saudi Arabia's explanation that the Saudi journalist was accidentally killed.

Duchess Meghan Markle & Prince Harry Surprise Crowd at Invictus Closing Ceremony Duchess Meghan Markle & Prince Harry Surprise Crowd at Invictus Closing Ceremony Prince Harry and the Duchess of Sussex got an unplanned aerial tour of Sydney Harbour on Friday. Harry Smith was holding a sign reading "Hi Harry, I'm Harry" and the duke came over for a chat.

China kindergarten stabbing: Woman slashes at least 14 children China kindergarten stabbing: Woman slashes at least 14 children The attack took place in the the city's outskirts as children were returning to classes, according to The Associated Press . Police have denied media reports that two children died, using social media to urge people not to pass on "rumours".

Dodgers win record seven-hour World Series game Dodgers win record seven-hour World Series game It will be all about the narrative when the Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers meet in Game 5 of the World Series on Sunday. Clayton Kershaw , who gave up five runs and seven hits in four-plus innings in an 8-4 loss in Game 1, starts for the Dodgers .

David Warner walked walk-off after ‘hurtful’ sledge: Wife David Warner walked walk-off after ‘hurtful’ sledge: Wife Banned Australian star David Warner has briefly walked off because of an opposition sledge while playing in Sydney local cricket. When asked by Peter FitzSimons whether it was Jason's comments that caused the walk-off, Warner said: "yes".

ESPN Host Rips WWE For Holding Crown Jewel In Saudi Arabia ESPN Host Rips WWE For Holding Crown Jewel In Saudi Arabia Saudi media had shown Khashoggi's son meeting with the crown prince, who reportedly expressed his condolences. Germany last month approved 416 million euros ($480 million) worth of arms exports to Saudi Arabia for 2018.

Powerball numbers drawn for $750M jackpot Powerball numbers drawn for $750M jackpot But he had a message of thanks: "I want to thank everybody", Livingston said. "I'm still going to be the same person". It could be the fourth largest in USA lottery history and the game's third largest jackpot.

Powerful hurricane completely destroyed a whole island in Hawaii Powerful hurricane completely destroyed a whole island in Hawaii Fletcher said, 'It's one more chink in the wall of the network of ecosystem diversity on this planet that is being dismantled'. When most people think of Hawaii , they think of a series of paradise islands, like the Big Island, Maui, O'ahu, and Kaua'i.

Apple iPhone XR review day two: a seriously good screen and speakers Apple iPhone XR review day two: a seriously good screen and speakers But some customers, especially women, have complained on social media that the handsets are getting too hefty for their hands. If I don't charge my iPhone XS Max at work, it was usually limping in the red if I got home past 8 p.m. or so.

Luis Suarez: 'Our turn to win El Clasico' Luis Suarez: 'Our turn to win El Clasico' "They are going to go into the game and hopefully look to win the game". Barcelona coach Valverde praised his side for "stepping up".

"Painful To All": Saudi Prince's First Comment Since Khashoggi's Killing Over a period of two days, the Saudis assembled a team of 15 people that would spearhead the killing of Khashoggi. But he also said that does not want the United States to lose investments from Riyadh , a close US ally.

CBI vs CBI: Odisha Congress joins nationwide protests against Centre CBI vs CBI: Odisha Congress joins nationwide protests against Centre He can be transferred only by the collegium of Prime Minister, Chief Justice of India and Leader of Opposition. The truth will come out. "Every institution in India being ruined by the prime minister", he alleged.