Mayor Michael Bloomberg will make the early announcement during a 1 p.m. news conference.
New York City residents were mostly spared from the blizzard-like conditions that paralyzed Washington D.C., Baltimore, Philadelphia and most of New Jersey on Saturday, but as CBS 2 Meteorologist John Elliott tells us, the Big Apple won’t be so lucky this time tomorrow.
Forecasters say the nor’easter will develop off the North Carolina coast and intensify into a burst of snow on Wednesday.
Winds will cause blowing and drifting snow greater than the weekend storm.
A Winter Storm Warning has been issued for most of the CBS 2 HD viewing area in Connecticut, New Jersey, and New York, including all five boroughs of New York City, from midnight Tuesday through 6 a.m. Thursday morning.