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"Wind Chill Advisory" ...Wind Chill Advisory in effect from 4 PM Saturday to noon EST Sunday... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a Wind Chill Advisory...which is in effect from 4 PM Saturday to noon EST Sunday. * Locations...Metro New York City and New Jersey and Long Island. * Hazard types...potentially dangerous windchills. * Timing...coldest wind chills late Saturday night into early Sunday morning. * Wind chill...as low as 20 to 25 below due to temperatures of 5 above to 5 degrees below zero...and northwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph. * Impacts...the frigid conditions will be dangerous to those venturing outside. Prolonged exposure may cause frostbite. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Wind Chill Advisory means that very cold air and strong winds will combine to generate low wind chills. This will result in frost bite and lead to hypothermia if precautions are not taken. If you must venture outdoors...make sure you wear a hat and gloves. , "Special Statement" ...Dangerously cold air this weekend... Bitterly cold temperatures will move into the area this weekend. * Temperatures Saturday night into early Sunday morning will fall to around zero in and around the New York City and New Jersey Metro...Long Island...and coastal Connecticut. Temps will fall to 5 to 10 below across interior portions of northeast New Jersey...the lower Hudson Valley...and southern Connecticut. Wind chill values during this time could reach life threatening levels as cold as 20 to 30 below zero. * High temperatures on Sunday will only be in the teens. * Cold spells of this magnitude bring a risk of frostbite and hypothermia for anyone who does not take proper precautions. In addition...frozen pipes and overworked furnaces could leave your house without heat or running water...and car batteries run the risk of dying. * Never venture outdoors without wearing gloves...a hat and several layers of clothing. Wind chill values late Saturday night into Sunday morning could lead to frostbite in less than 30 minutes if proper precautions are not taken. * Run water at a trickle and keep Cabinet doors open to prevent pipes from freezing. * Never use a stove or oven to heat your home or use an open flame to melt frozen pipes. Many house fires result from these practices. * Check tire pressure and your car battery. Be sure your car has a winter safety kit that includes a blanket...warm clothes and gloves in case your car breaks down or becomes stranded. * Take extra steps to keep your pets warm and know their limits to cold. 405 am EST Fri Feb 12 2016 ...Dangerously cold air this weekend... Bitterly cold temperatures will move into the area this weekend. * Temperatures Saturday night into early Sunday morning will fall to around zero in and around the New York City and New Jersey Metro...Long Island...and coastal Connecticut. Temps will fall to 5 to 10 below across interior portions of northeast New Jersey...the lower Hudson Valley...and southern Connecticut. Wind chill values during this time could reach life threatening levels as cold as 20 to 30 below zero. * High temperatures on Sunday will only be in the teens. * Cold spells of this magnitude bring a risk of frostbite and hypothermia for anyone who does not take proper precautions. In addition...frozen pipes and overworked furnaces could leave your house without heat or running water...and car batteries run the risk of dying. * Never venture outdoors without wearing gloves...a hat and several layers of clothing. Wind chill values late Saturday night into Sunday morning could lead to frostbite in less than 30 minutes if proper precautions are not taken. * Run water at a trickle and keep Cabinet doors open to prevent pipes from freezing. * Never use a stove or oven to heat your home or use an open flame to melt frozen pipes. Many house fires result from these practices. * Check tire pressure and your car battery. Be sure your car has a winter safety kit that includes a blanket...warm clothes and gloves in case your car breaks down or becomes stranded. * Take extra steps to keep your pets warm and know their limits to cold. 1127 am EST Thu Feb 11 2016 ...Major outbreak of cold air this weekend... Bitterly cold temperatures will move into the area this weekend. * Temperatures Saturday night into early Sunday morning will fall close to zero in and around New York City...and zero to 5 below across Long Island...interior northeast New Jersey...the lower Hudson Valley...and southern Connecticut. Wind chill values during this time could reach life threatening levels as cold as 20 to 25 below zero. * High temperatures on Sunday will only be in the teens. * Cold spells of this magnitude bring a risk of frostbite and hypothermia for anyone who does not take proper precautions. In addition...frozen pipes and overworked furnaces could leave your house without heat or running water...and car batteries run the risk of dying. * Never venture outdoors without wearing gloves...a hat and several layers of clothing. Wind chill values late Saturday night into Sunday morning could lead to frostbite in less than 30 minutes if proper precautions are not taken. * Run water at a trickle and keep Cabinet doors open to prevent pipes from freezing. * Never use a stove or oven to heat your home or use an open flame to melt frozen pipes. Many house fires result from these practices. * Check tire pressure and your car battery. Be sure your car has a winter safety kit that includes a blanket...warm clothes and gloves in case your car breaks down or becomes stranded. * Take extra steps to keep your pets warm and know their limits to cold. -- Friday Feb.12 16,04:36 AM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

 

Hot Spots: Jazz, Rock Music Entertainment, Theatrical Shows and More in the Latest Weekend Watch

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This weekend on Long Island is packed with music entertainment, theatrical shows and more that you don't want to miss!

Get ready for a weekend of great entertainment on Long Island! There’s loads of music entertainment, including Midsummer Jazz at Old Westbury Garden, the Happy Together Tour at NYCB Theatre at Westbury, performances at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater, including Fleetwood Mac and Rush, and Frampton’s Guitar Circus at The Paramount. Also enjoy theater performances including Danny and the Deep Blue Sea at Bare Bones Theater and Monty Python’s Spamalot at BayWay Arts Center. And, don’t miss out on dance parties and carnivals. Check out the details below!

FRIDAY – JUNE 21, 2013

Who: Midsummer Jazz At Old Westbury Gardens
Info: Enjoy listening to the cool sounds of live jazz while taking a stroll along the Walled Garden. Advance tickets are required.
Cost: $16, $14 For Members
Time & Place: 7:30PM to 9:30PM at Old Westbury Gardens, 71 Old Westbury Gardens, Old Westbury – (516) 333-0048

Who: Happy Together Tour 2013 At NYCB Theatre At Westbury
Info: It’ll be an entertaining evening featuring music from The Turtles, Flo and Eddie, Chuck Negron of Three Dog Night, Gary Puckett and the Union Gap, Gary Lewis and the Playboys, Mark Lindsay of Paul Rever and the Raiders.
Cost: $40 to $65
Time & Place: 8PM at NYCB Theatre At Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Road, Westbury – (800) 745-3000

Who: Danny And The Deep Blue Sea At Bare Bones Theater
Info: The story is set in a rundown bar in the Bronx. Two of society’s rejects, Danny and Roberta, strike up a conversation over beer. Danny’s a brooding and self-loathing young man who resorts to violence more often than reason. Roberta’s a divorcee whose troubled teen son is being cared for by her parents. The two decide to spend the night together and form a potentially genuine and meaningful relationship.
Cost: $25
Time & Place: 8PM to 10PM at Bare Bones Theater, 57 Main Street, Northport – (631) 327-3301

SATURDAY – JUNE 22, 2013

Who: Maria Regina School Family Carnival
Info: The carnival runs through Sunday, June 23. Come out to enjoy rides, games, food, music, entertainment and more.
Cost: $25 For All Day Ride Bracelet
Time & Place: 3PM to 10PM at Parking Lot Behind Maria Regina School, 4045 Jerusalem Avenue, Seaford – (516) 541-1229

Who: Fleetwood Mac At Nikon At Jones Beach Theater
Info: Returning to the road since 2009, the legendary band will play its greatest hits as it celebrates its 35th anniversary of the classic album, ‘Rumours.’
Cost: $39.50 to $179.50
Time & Place: 8PM at Nikon At Jones Beach Theater, 1000 Ocean Parkway, Wantagh – (516) 221-1000

Who: Bay Street’s Hamptons Pride Dance Party At Bay Street Theatre
Info: It’s a dance party you don’t want to miss! The party’s hosted by Erik Batt, Randy Hemming, Bruce T. Sloane, Joe Maio (from Adornments in Sag Harbor) and Eric Lemonides (from Almond Restauarant) with DJ Karin Ward.
Cost: $25 For Advance Ticket, $35 For Day of the Event
Time & Place: 10:30PM at Bay Street Theatre, Corner of Bay and Main Streets, Sag Harbor – (631) 725-9500

SUNDAY – JUNE 23, 2013

Who: Monty Python’s Spamalot At BayWay Arts Center
Info: Enjoy a musical adaptation of the classic King Arthur-themed comedy, ‘Monty Phyton and the Holy Grail.’ It’ll feature a bevy of beautiful show girls, cows, killer rabbits and French people.
Cost: $14 to $20
Time & Place: 2:30PM at BayWay Arts Center, 265 E. Main Street, East Islip – (631) 581-2700

Who: Frampton’s Guitar Circus At The Paramount
Info: Peter Frampton remains as one of the most celebrated artist and guitarists in rock history. He’s a Grammy-winning guitarist and the event will also feature six string sensation Robert Cray.
Cost: $69.50 to $150
Time & Place: 7PM Doors Open, 8PM Showtime at The Paramount, 370 New York Avenue, Huntington – (631) 673-7300

Who: Rush – Clockwork Angels Tour At Nikon At Jones Beach Theater
Info: On tour for their latest work, ‘Clockwork Angels,’ Rush is a classic eclectic rock band. The band has had an amazing 40 years together.
Cost: $37.50 to $152.50
Time & Place: 7:30PM At Nikon At Jones Beach Theater, 1000 Ocean Parkway, Wantagh – (516) 221-1000

To check out all of the Nightlife Events happening on Long Island, check out the LongIsland.com Events Calendar, or, head over to our Nightlife Section for Happy Hour Happenings all week long! If you're looking for some local insight on the best things to do on LI, or want to share your favorite Nightlife Hot Spots, check out the Nightlife Forum, and see what the locals have to say!

1 comments

WillieG Jun 20th, 2013 03:15 PM

Love the Weekend Watch. Thanks for sharing what is going with us!

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