Uber announced that they would be suspending surge pricing at JFK, effectively lowering the cost of rides while the New York City Taxi Worker’s Alliance called for a complete stop to pickups from 6 to 7 pm at John F. Kennedy International airport as an act of solidarity after two Iraqi nationals were detained by Customs & Border Patrol.
‘We’re sorry for any confusion about our earlier tweet — it was not meant to break up any strike,” a spokesperson for Uber said. “We wanted people to know they could use Uber to get to and from JFK at normal prices, especially last night.”
— NY Taxi Workers (@NYTWA) January 28, 2017
— Red Alert Politics (@RedAlert) January 30, 2017
— Mercury News (@mercnews) January 29, 2017
— TechCrunch (@TechCrunch) January 29, 2017
NWS FORECAST 7:52 PM
New York City
Tonight A 20 percent chance of light snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight.
Monday A 50 percent chance of light snow before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Wind chill values between 20 and 25. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Monday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tuesday A chance of snow between 9am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Wind chill values between 20 and 30. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night A 40 percent chance of rain before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 8 to 14 mph.
Wednesday Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Wednesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Thursday Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Friday Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Friday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday Sunny, with a high near 34.
Saturday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Sunday Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
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