Morning Update for Friday, April 7, 2017

Weather radar
Weather radar via Weather Underground

Happy Friday, NYC! Currently: Overcast ⛅ and 40 °F (4 °C), headed for a high of 49 °F.

View the full forecast for historical highs and lows.


Word of the Day

Today's word of the day from Wordsmith.org: oxymoron - noun: A figure of speech in which two contradictory terms appear together for emphasis, for example, "deafening silence".


Transit Delays

🚇 Subway Status 🚇

Trains are running mostly on time this morning.

⚠ Delays or service changes on the 7, B/D/F/M, and S

Find scheduled weekend changes on the MTA's Weekender.

🚦 Bridges and Tunnels 🚦

Not many problems on bridges and tunnels this morning.

⚠ Delays at the Robert F. Kennedy and 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

Unionport Bridge Opened: October 27, 1953 Length: 526ft


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