A Great Big City

Morning Update for Saturday, February 18, 2017

Weather radar
Weather radar via Weather Underground

Happy Saturday, NYC! Currently: Clear 🌞 and 34 °F (1 °C), headed for a high of 57 °F.

View the full forecast for historical highs and lows.


Word of the Day

Wordnik Word of the Day: phreatophyte - The word 'phreatophyte' comes from Greek roots meaning 'well, spring' and 'growing'.

See the full entry for this word at http://wordnik.com/word-of-the-day/2017/2/17


Transit Delays

🚇 Subway Status 🚇

Trains are running with some problems this morning.

⚠ Delays or service changes on the 1/2/3, 7, A/C/E, B/D/F/M, J/Z, and N/Q/R

Find scheduled weekend changes on the MTA's Weekender.

🚦 Bridges and Tunnels 🚦

Not many problems on bridges and tunnels this morning.

⚠ Delays at the Queens Midtown, Robert F. Kennedy, and Throgs Neck

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

Carroll Street Bridge Opened: 1889 Designated landmark and one of four retractable bridges in the country.


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