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Bike Snob's ForecastSeptember 11th, 2019: Make It Stop
Should be good riding for most of the day today, but watch out for possible thunderstorms this evening: Wednesday A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.... Read more
Posted 1 semana 2 días ago
"At roughly 9:30 on Sunday night, a 62-year-old man riding an e-bike was hit and critically injured by a commercial waste hauling vehicle on the corner of 12th Street and 3rd Avenue in Brooklyn. Transportation Alternatives and Families for Safe Streets are hoping for the quick and full recovery of the injured cyclist.  At least 21 cyclists have been killed on the streets of New York City to date... Read more
Posted 1 semana 2 días ago
Warm and pleasant cycling conditions continue today: Tuesday Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Tuesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Sunrise 6:32am... Read more
Posted 1 semana 3 días ago
Pleasant cycling conditions today for your commuting convenience: Monday Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Monday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind 3 to 7 mph. Sunrise 6:31am Sunset 7:15pm All the... Read more
Posted 1 semana 4 días ago
We could have some rain later today: Friday A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 11 to 16 mph. Friday Night A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast... Read more
Posted 2 semanas ago
“Mayor de Blasio said on Wednesday that he is considering making helmet use mandatory for Citi Bike users, and signaled that he supports requiring all bicyclists to obtain licenses. Such practices are known deterrents to cycling, and fail to address the real challenges facing all New Yorkers: a culture and prioritization of cars over people.  Citi Bike is the nation’s most successful bike share... Read more
Posted 2 semanas 1 día ago
Your commute today shouldn't be particularly dramatic, at least as far as the weather is concerned: Thursday Partly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 6 to 9 mph. Thursday Night A 20 percent chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low... Read more
Posted 2 semanas 1 día ago
"A 3-year-old boy identified as Mordechai Yovits was struck and killed by a 73-year-old driver on Virginia Street in Far Rockaway Monday morning. Since 2013, there have been 20 crashes and 5 injuries on Virginia Street. According to the NYPD, Mordechai broke away from his mother and darted into the street, but this account is yet to be verified. Initial NYPD reports often blame victims for their... Read more
Posted 2 semanas 1 día ago
Be prepared for the possibility of rain and wind gusts today, particularly during your evening commute: Wednesday A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with... Read more
Posted 2 semanas 2 días ago
Once Labor Day's behind us we may ditch the white shoes and consider summer to be over, but the weather's not buying it: Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable. Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low... Read more
Posted 2 semanas 4 días ago