February 11, 2016; 1:35 AM ET
The coldest air of the winter and perhaps during all of last winter will plunge across the New York City area during Valentine's Day weekend. more >
...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EST FRIDAY...
* WINDS AND SEAS...WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET.
A GALE WARNING MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OR FREQUENT GUSTS OF 34 TO
47 KT ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE
CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT
IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE
SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.