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***The Bike Forecast will be off for the Independence Day weekend.  See you back here on Monday, July 8th!*** Mostly hot today, with just a chance of rain: Wednesday A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 2 days ago
This afternoon, a cement truck driver killed a 29-year-old cyclist near Boerum Street and Bushwick Avenue in Bushwick, Brooklyn. This marks the third cyclist killed this week, and the 15th cyclist killed in New York City since the year began. This fatality means that five more people have been killed thus far in 2019 than were killed in all of last year. One week ago, Robyn Hightman was killed on… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 2 days ago
We could see some storms today so be ready: Tuesday A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Tuesday Night A 20 percent… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 3 days ago
Warm and sunny cycling conditions today: Monday Sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 6 to 8 mph. Monday Night A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. West wind 5 to 7 mph. Sunrise: 5:28am Sunset: 8:… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 4 days ago
Today a judge ordered the City of New York to halt plans for a busway on 14th Street in response to a lawsuit from a group of residents who live near the planned route. Tens of thousands of New Yorkers desperate for relief along the failing bus line will be left in the lurch because of this frivolous lawsuit from a small group of very wealthy New Yorkers. This sort of small-minded and self-… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 6 days ago
Statement of Transportation Alternatives Interim Co-Executive Director Marco Conner:   “Last night, Ernest Askew, a 57-year-old cyclist, was killed by a driver in Brownsville, Brooklyn. He is the 14th cyclist killed in 2019. The number of cyclists killed in 2019 had already surpassed the number killed in the entirety of the prior year on May 14, when cyclist Kenichi Nakagawa succumbed to… Read more
Posted 2 weeks 6 days ago
Hot and sunny again today: Friday Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Friday Night Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 6 mph… Read more
Posted 3 weeks ago
Hot and sunny again today: Thursday Sunny, with a high near 89. North wind around 6 mph. Thursday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 70. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight. Sunrise 5:27am Sunset 8:31pm School is out as of… Read more
Posted 3 weeks 1 day ago
That's right, we're looking at the wrong side of 90 degrees today: Wednesday Sunny, with a high near 91. North wind around 6 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Wednesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 9 mph becoming… Read more
Posted 3 weeks 2 days ago
Bike Snob's ForecastJune 25th, 2019: Senselessness
The sun has business elsewhere today, but it should be back in town tomorrow: Tuesday Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11am and 2pm. Patchy fog before noon. High near 83.… Read more
Posted 3 weeks 3 days ago