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"Blizzard Warning" ...Blizzard Warning remains in effect from 1 PM Monday to midnight EST Tuesday night... * locations...New York City and surrounding immediate suburbs... Long Island...and most of southern Connecticut. * Hazard types...heavy snow and blowing snow...with blizzard conditions. * Accumulations...snow accumulation of 20 to 30 inches...with locally higher amounts possible. Snowfall rates of 2 to 4 inches per hour expected late Monday night into Tuesday morning. * Winds...north 30 to 40 mph with gusts 55 to 65 mph...strongest across eastern Long Island. * Visibilities...one quarter mile or less at times. * Temperatures...in the lower 20s. * Timing...light snow will begin Monday morning...with accumulations of 1 to 3 inches possible by the evening rush. Snow will pick up in intensity Monday evening...with the heaviest snow and strongest winds from about midnight Monday night into Tuesday afternoon. * Impacts...life-threatening conditions and extremely dangerous travel due to heavy snowfall and strong winds...with whiteout conditions. Secondary and tertiary roads may become impassable. Strong winds may down power lines and tree limbs. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds and poor visibilities will lead to whiteout conditions...making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If you must travel... have a winter survival kit with you. If you get stranded...stay with your vehicle. All unnecessary travel is discouraged beginning Monday afternoon...to allow people already on the Road to safely reach their destinations before the heavy snow begins...and to allow snow removal equipment to begin to clear roads. , "Coastal Flood Watch" ...Coastal Flood Watch in effect from late Monday night through Tuesday morning... The National Weather Service in New York has issued a coastal Flood Watch...which is in effect from late Monday night through Tuesday morning. * Locations...low lying coastal areas along western Long Island Sound. * Tidal departures...most likely 3 to 4 ft of surge above astronomical tide. A low probability of 4 to 4 1/2 ft surge above astronomical tide. * Timing...during the times of high tide between 3 am and 6 am late Monday night into early Tuesday morning. * Beach erosion impacts...2 to 4 waves and high storm tide will cause beach erosion along north facing shorelines open to Long Island Sound. A few exposed water front structures may be damaged. * Coastal flooding impacts...potential for flooding of vulnerable shore roads and/or basements due to height of storm tide and/or wave action. Several shore Road closures may be needed. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A coastal Flood Watch means that conditions favorable for flooding are expected to develop. Coastal residents should be alert for later statements or warnings...and take action to protect property. ...Most likely western l.I. Sound water levels for Monday night/early Tuesday morning high tide... Coastal............time of......forecast total.....Flood..... Location...........high Tide.....Water level.......category.. ....................................(mllw)................... Kings Point NY......455 am........11.1-11.7.......moderate... Glen Cove NY........445 am........11.5-12.1.......moderate... Stamford CT.........436 am........11.1-11.7.......moderate... Bridgeport CT.......433 am........10.6-11.0.......moderate... New Haven CT........432 am.........9.5-10.1.......moderate... -- Monday Jan.26 15,01:12 AM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

 

Deals and Promotions on Admission to Movies and Other Fun Play for Kids

Food, Wine, & Dining, Family & Parenting, Music, Movies & Entertainment, Local Steals & Deals, Seasonal & Current Events

The start of summer comes with several great deals and promotions, including $1 admission to movies and fun play for kids.

As we near the end of June, school will be officially out for most children. How are you going to be spending the summer on Long Island with the kids? If you need some help, then you’ll want to check out the deals and promotions going on in this week’s edition or Local Steals & Deals!

  • Regal Cinema Theatres: The Summer Movie Express is back where you can enjoy movies at participating theaters for only $1. Movies are running for 9 weeks with select titles playing on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 a.m. It all begins on July 1st, kicking off with ‘Hotel Transylvania.’ A portion of proceeds also go to the Will Rogers Institute. See which theater is participating near you and for a list of the showings here.
     
  • Disney Store: Make it a ‘Summer Play Day’ at the Disney Store with the kids. Every day through Sept. 1, participating local stores will have fun-filled events where kids can receive a free button for participating. Fun includes art of animation, trivia, story time and showtime! Event details and times vary by store, so call first. For this week (6/23-6/29), the weekly button giveaway features Doc McStuffins – while supplies last.
     
  • TCBY: Looking for a healthier option to dessert? Go with yogurt! Print out this coupon to save $1 off your TCBY purchase. The coupon expires June 30, 2014.

Let the summer fun begin!

Come back each week for updates on new sales, deals as well as coupon offers available on Long Island that will help keep more money in your wallet.

Also, if you know of any great deals on Long Island you want to share, please let us know.

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