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"Coastal Flood Warning" ...Coastal Flood Warning remains in effect from 7 PM to 11 PM EST this evening... * locations...low lying areas along western Long Island Sound. * Tidal departures...3 to 4 ft above astronomical tides in the evening. * Timing...minor to moderate coastal flooding around the times of astronomical high tide...between 7 PM and 11 PM. Minor coastal flooding is possible with the Tuesday morning high tide cycle. * Coastal flood impacts...flooding of vulnerable Waterfront and shoreline roads and adjacent properties due to height of storm tide and wave action. Inundation of 1 to 2 ft in the lowest lying spots. Road closures may be needed. Isolated structural damage may be observed along the immediate shoreline. * Shoreline impacts...elevated water levels in combination with 3 to 5 ft of surf are expected to cause beach erosion and splashover along the shoreline this evening. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A coastal Flood Warning means that flooding is expected or occurring. Coastal residents in the warned area should be alert for rising water...and take appropriate action to protect life and property. ...Western l.I. Sound water levels for this evening... Coastal............time of......forecast total......flood..... Location...........high Tide.....Water level........category.. ...................................(Mllw/mhhw)................ Kings Point NY.......859 PM.....9.9-10.5/2.2-2.7.....Min-mod.. Stamford CT..........821 PM......9.4-9.9/1.6-2.1.....Minor.... Glen Cove NY.........900 PM.....9.6-10.1/2.1-2.7.....Min-mod.. , "High Wind Warning" ...High Wind Warning now in effect until 6 am EST Tuesday... * winds...northeast 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph. Gusts 65 to 70 mph possible over Twin Forks of Long Island. * Timing...the strongest winds are expected tonight. * High wind impacts...damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines. Numerous power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult...especially for high profile vehicles and on elevated roadway and bridges. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage. , "Storm Warning" ...Storm Warning remains in effect until 1 am EST Tuesday... * winds and seas...northeast winds 25 to 30 kt with gusts up to 50 kt. Seas 5 to 9 feet. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Storm Warning means sustained winds or frequent gusts of 48 to 63 kt are expected or occurring. Recreational boaters should remain in port...or take shelter until winds and waves subside. Commercial vessels should prepare for very strong winds and dangerous sea conditions...and consider remaining in port or taking shelter in port until winds and waves subside. -- Monday Jan.23 17,07:48 PM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

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 LongIsland.com Weekly Newsletter July 18th, 2014 

This Week on Long Island
After a grey week full of rain and thunderstorms, the skies have finally begun to clear and a sunny summer day is once more upon us. Though tomorrow may be a little cloudy current forecasts call for a chance of rain on Sunday, we could still have a couple good days for heading to the beach, going out to a fair, or getting active at the local park or basketball court! Of course, whether it’s clear or raining there are always plenty of ways to have fun indoors on Long Island.
 
Business Spotlights
My Life is a Musical at Bay Street Theater!
The World Premiere of My Life is a Musical comes to Bay Street Theater from 7/29-8/31. A “Pay What You Can” performance is Tuesday, 7/29 at 7 pm; tickets are limited and will be available at the Box Office at 2 pm on 7/29. Every Sunday High School and College students can receive 1 free admission for the 2pm performance. Tickets can be bought online or by calling 631-725-9500. For more information, please visit their website.
12th Annual Hicksville Summer Street Fair!
Come on out to the 12th Annual Hicksville Street Fair on July 20! There will be all sorts of rides, entertainment, music, performances, food, vendors, face painting, and more! The fair will be held at Kennedy Park between Route 107 and Jerusalem Avenue. For more information, please visit their website.
Island Garden Basketball!
Island Garden Summer Basketball Camps continue with the San Antonio Spurs Finals Champion Danny Green. His camp is at Island Garden in West Hempstead July 28 - August 1 from 3pm to 6pm for grades 3-12, boys and girls. Register for this and 9 other summer basketball camps online. Island Garden- Long Island's Premier Basketball Camp Facility! For more information, please visit their website.

 
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Looking for the best local events & happenings on Long Island? Then you're in luck! Below, you'll find our event picks for this weekend, as well as our Seasonal Guides, which are packed with a Summer's worth of fun!

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No matter what you love to do, you're sure to find some great entertainment here on Long Island! Whether a laid back day at the beach is your speed, or you're looking for some heart pounding fun, we've got the scoop on all the best local things to do!

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Paul M. Strockis, MBA
Paul is a full service, independent broker who has been in the insurance business for over 20 years. His motto is "Treat your clients the way you want to be treated." Working with both small and large groups he endeavors to bring the best cost savings and benefit options to the table. He has contacts and relations with major insurers, smaller insurance companies as well as associations and related benefits and investments. All insurance products including Health, Life, Disability, Car, Home, flood and Dental can be arranged. For more information please contact Paul at pmstrock@optonline.net or call 631-423-7892.
 
 
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