Wildfire Smoke Returns To NYC Skies
For the second time in a week, thick smoke has arrived in New York City from the West Coast wildfires, threatening air quality in the region and filtering the sunlight through an ominous red fog.
Jul 27, 2021 11:05 AM
Severe Thunderstorms To Provide Brief Respite From Smoke-Filled Sky
The National Weather Service has issued severe thunderstorm watch through 8:00 p.m., with the possibility of 70 mile-per-hour wind gusts, large hail, and ample lightning.
Jul 21, 2021 1:16 PM
Smokey Skies From West Coast Wildfires Offer A "New And Surprising" Climate Crisis Hazard
It's the second time in less than a year that West Coast fires have had a visibly graying effect on our skyline.
Jul 20, 2021 11:56 AM
Smokey Haze From Unprecedented West Coast Fires Sweeps Over NYC Skies
The smoke will travel between 15,000 and 20,000 feet overhead, meaning that ground-level air quality will not be impacted.
Sep 15, 2020 11:13 AM
Smoke From California Wildfires Causes Hazy Skies Over NYC
If you were wondering why our smog coat seemed extra thick yesterday...
Updated: Nov 20, 2018 2:17 PM
Subway Smoke Condition Causes 'Campfire' Flavored Pre-Holiday Commute
The FDNY responded to 28th Street; delays and service changes impacted the N/Q/R/W trains.
Updated: Jun 30, 2017 10:30 AM
Restaurant Fire Sent Black Smoke Billowing In Times Square This Morning
"A block away the entire street was full of smoke and we knew we had substantial fire."
Updated: Feb 21, 2017 10:03 AM
Still No L Train Between Manhattan & Brooklyn Following Morning Hotbox
An MTA spokesperson said, "[We're] trying to bring it back as soon as we can."
Updated: Oct 6, 2016 5:43 PM
[Updates] L Trains Evacuated After Subway Fills Up With Smoke
Happy Thursday everybody.
Updated: Oct 6, 2016 5:44 PM
[Updates] Fire At Hell's Kitchen Luxury High-Rise Injures Six, Including Infant
Eight floors of the 60-story building were evacuated.
Updated: Jul 8, 2016 3:19 PM
Watch This L Train Fill With Mysterious Smoke
Updated: May 19, 2016 1:05 PM
Is Manhattan Burning? (No, That's Smoke From NJ)
Amtrak train service has been suspended in both directions between New Jersey and Penn Station in Manhattan.
Updated: Apr 19, 2016 4:18 PM
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