A Great Big City

Morning Update for Friday, February 17, 2017

Weather radar
Weather radar via Weather Underground

Happy Friday, NYC! Currently: Clear 🌞 and 20 °F (-7 °C), headed for a high of 42 °F.

View the full forecast for historical highs and lows.


Word of the Day

Today's word of the day from Wordsmith.org: gerrymander - To repartition an area in order to create electoral districts that give an unfair advantage to a political party.


Transit Delays

🚇 Subway Status 🚇

Trains are running mostly on time this morning.

⚠ Delays or service changes on the B/D/F/M

Find scheduled weekend changes on the MTA's Weekender.

🚦 Bridges and Tunnels 🚦

Not many problems on bridges and tunnels this morning.

⚠ Delays at the Verrazano-Narrows

View full details at the MTA's Bridge and Tunnel page.

🚂 LIRR 🚂

Trains on the LIRR are running smoothly this morning.

View full details at the MTA's LIRR page.


NYC Bridge of the Day

RFK Bridge (Triboro Bridge) - Opened: 1936 Length: 2,790ft (suspension section) 750ft (vertical-lift section) 1,610ft (truss section)


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