NYC: Drier, Chillier for Wednesday

By Andy Mussoline, Meteorologist
April 16, 2014; 4:23 AM ET
Share |
Play video Weather across the Northeast is detailed in the above AccuWeather.com video.

Tuesday's soaking, wind-driven rain will be replaced by drier weather on Wednesday, but it will be chilly.

As the rain tapered off Tuesday night, some wet snowflakes mixed in across the city as temperatures plummet into the 30s.

RELATED:
Detailed New York City Forecast
New York Interactive Weather Radar
Forecast Temperature Maps

A gusty wind will help dry roadways early Wednesday morning which should prevent any icy roads from developing for the morning commute.

"A noticeably cooler day is in store despite plenty of sunshine on Wednesday," Senior Meteorologist Carl Erickson said. "Northerly breezes will put an extra chill in the air."

AccuWeather RealFeel® temperatures will struggle in the upper 40s for much of Wednesday afternoon.

Tuesday's wet weather was enough to cancel the Cubs-Yankees game, so a doubleheader is scheduled for Wednesday at Yankee Stadium.

The first game is at 1:05 p.m. followed by the originally scheduled game for Wednesday at 7:05 p.m.

A warm jacket or sweatshirt may come in handy Wednesday due to the chilly weather.

Dry weather will prevail into Thursday and Friday as highs slowly rebound into the mid-50s.

Comments

Comments left here should adhere to the AccuWeather.com Community Guidelines. Profanity, personal attacks, and spam will not be tolerated.

More Weather News

Daily U.S. Extremes

past 24 hours

  Extreme Location
High N/A
Low N/A
Precip N/A

WeatherWhys®

This Day In Weather History

New York City, NY (1874)
1/2" of snow - latest measurable snow on record.

Taylor, TX (1905)
2" of rain in 10 minutes; 2.3" in 15 minutes.

Raleigh, NC (1976)
Last of 28 straight days without measurable rain.

Rough Weather