After wind scare, balloons fly in Macy’s Thanksgiving parade

  • The Snoopy balloon handlers wait for the start of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

  • James Leach plays the trumpet as participants in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade assemble before the start of the parade, Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

  • Astronaut Snoopy balloon makes its way down New York’s Central Park West during the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)

  • Confetti flies at the start of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

  • Balloon handlers hold Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch close to the ground as strong winds affect the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

  • Balloon handlers hold SpongeBob Square Pants balloon close to the ground as strong winds affect the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

NEW YORK — The beloved balloons flew, if lower than usual, as the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade rolled on after an anxious weather watch Thursday.

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