A Great Big City

Morning Update for Thursday, May 18, 2017

Weather radar
Weather radar via Weather Underground

Happy Thursday, NYC! Currently: Partly Cloudy ⛅ and 76 °F (24 °C), headed for a high of 93 °F.

View the full forecast for historical highs and lows.


Word of the Day

Today's word of the day from Wordsmith.org: bodkin - noun: 1. A small, pointed instrument for making holes in cloth, etc. 2. A blunt needle for drawing tape or cord through a loop or a hem. 3. A long, ornamental hairpin. 4. A dagger or stiletto.


Transit Delays

🚇 Subway Status 🚇

Trains are running mostly on time this morning.

⚠ Delays or service changes on the A/C/E, B/D/F/M, and S

🚦 Bridges and Tunnels 🚦

Not many problems on bridges and tunnels this morning.

⚠ Delays at the Marine Parkway 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

Third Street Bridge Opened: March 31, 1905


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