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"Coastal Flood Statement" * locations...the North Shore of Long Island and the South Fork of Suffolk County. * Tidal departures...around 2 ft. * Timing...around the time of high tide late this afternoon into early evening. * Impacts...a few locations may touch minor coastal flooding thresholds around the time of high tide. Particularly along the North Shore of Long Island and the north facing shores of the South Fork of Suffolk County. , "Wind Advisory" ...Wind Advisory in effect from 2 PM EDT this afternoon to 5 PM EST Sunday... The National Weather Service in New York has issued a Wind Advisory...which is in effect from 2 PM EDT this afternoon to 5 PM EST Sunday. * Locations...Suffolk County NY and coastal New Haven...Middlesex and New London counties in Connecticut. * Hazards...strong winds. * Winds...north 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. * Timing...this afternoon through the day Sunday. * Impacts...some tree limbs and branches might fall onto power lines causing scattered power outages. Strong winds will make driving difficult on elevated roads and bridges. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph... or gusts of 46 to 57 mph...are expected or occurring. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution. -- Saturday Nov.01 14,07:48 AM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

4th of July Fun, the Weekend Forecast, Holiday Events, News & More in July 3rd's Newsletter!

Happy 4th of July, Long Island!

 



This Week's News, Best Events & More for Long Island
July 3rd
, 2014
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Dear Long Islander,
We’re just a day away from the summer’s biggest holiday! Tomorrow’s the Fourth of July, and that means LI will be full of parades, barbecues, picnics, and fireworks! Unfortunately the forecast calls for rain during the day which could dampen spirits through the morning and afternoon. Nassau County and much of Suffolk could be in the clear just in time for nighttime fireworks displays, but rain clouds are likelier to linger further east. Hopefully the weather will cooperate, but whether you’re outside or indoors LongIsland.com wishes you a happy Independence Day!
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Free Trips to Vegas and Jamaica Will Be Won on Friday and Sunday!
Tonight is Ladies Night, featuring 1/2 Price drinks for the ladies and someone will win a trip to Vegas at 11pm. Friday Happy Hour starts at 4 with a FREE buffet at 6. Live entertainment starts at 2 with TY Paris and continues at 7pm with X-Session. Saturday starts with Stagecoach live at 2, free BBQ on the beach around 4pm, and Nightworks from 7-11. Sunday starts with Island Brunch from 11-2; at 1pm our tribute to Key West begins with Big Daddy Deluxe followed by The Young Rebel Gumbas. Don't forget the HUGE TIKKI Burger (4 foot wide and 60 lbs!) cooked right on our own beach, the FREE DRINK AT SUNSET and at 9pm someone will win a FREE TRIP to Jamaica!

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Long Island's 2014 4th of July Weekend Guide: Fireworks, Festivals, and Family Fun!
Find all the best ways to enjoy the holiday weekend this year!
This year, Long Islanders will be celebrating with tons of fun; from awe-inspiring firework displays, to festivals & carnivals that are sure to be a fun for the whole family, to picnics, BBQs, and fun at the beach - there are great ways to celebrate July 4th no matter how you’d like to spend the day. From Nassau County all the way out to the East End, there's a multitude of celebrations happening, and plenty of opportunities to get in on the fun. With the 4th falling on a Friday, we’re in for an entire weekend of celebrations!
July 4th News and Celebrations
Tropical Storm Arthur Threatening to Ruin 4th of July Fun for Long Islanders
Red, White & Blue: Patriotic Crafts To Do With The Kids
Kids Showing Patriotism: Fun 4th of July Events for Kids
Stir Up Red, White and Blue Food with These Patriotic Picnic Recipes
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Don't risk getting behind the wheel on 4th of July weekend; Late Night Chauffeurs promises to take you and your car home safely. Prices start as low as $25! As the most reliable designated driver service in the Great River and Long Island area, Late Night Chauffeurs offers easy reservations and scheduling. One recent customer says, “Late Night Chauffeurs was great. They were very professional and got my wife and me home safely.”

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This Week's Best Long Island Events 
 
Southampton Firecracker 8k Race
Don't miss out on Southampton's Firecracker 8k Race on July 6th at Agawam Park! The race will begin at 8:00 AM and will benefit the Southampton Rotary Scholarship fund. Entry fee is $30 on the day of the race, $25 in advance.

Massapequa 4th of July Parade
Celebrate 4th of July at the Massapequa parade this Friday at 11:00 AM. The parade will begin at Walker St. and will proceed south on Lake Shore Dr. to Park Blvd. Feel free to wear clothes that display your business name!

50th Anniversary Antique Show and Sale
Head to the Village Green in Cutchogue for their 50th Anniversary Antique Show and Sale! Event will take place this Saturday, July 5th at 9:00 AM and will be hosted by the Cutchogue-New Suffolk Historical Council. No pets please.

1864 Independence Day Celebration
This 4th of July, head to the Old Bethpage Village Restoration for a re-creation of a Long Island July 4th celebration 1861, at the beginning of the Civil War. A patriotic picnic will follow featuring kid's games, music, a parade and ceremony.

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