Ok folks, this looks like it is going to be a doozie. Preparedness is an absolute must. See below for a list of shelters in the Uptown area provided by DNAinfo. Be safe out there people.
IS 118, at Manhattan Avenue and West 105th Street; PS 171, on East 103rd between Fifth and Madison avenues; IS 88, between Adam Clayton Powell Blvd. and Fredrick Douglass Blvd.; Bread and Roses High School, at Edgecombe Avenue and West 136th Street; City College, at Amsterdam Avenue and West 138th Street; IS 90, at Jumel Place and West 168th Street; and at George Washington High School, between Audubon and Amsterdam avenues at West 193rd Street.
Click here for the official NYC Hurricane Preparedness guide.