New York City Braces for Heavy Snow as Storm Moves In

A winter storm warning was in effect for the tri-state region on December 16 as a severe storm was expected to bring as much as 12 inches of snowfall.

The National Weather Service warned that areas northwest of New York City could see 12 to 18 inches on Wednesday evening into Thursday.

This footage shows snowfall in Long Island City, Queens, at around 5.30 pm on Wednesday. Credit: Storyful via Storyful