Weather Alert(2)!
"Winter Storm Warning" ...Winter Storm Warning in effect from 3 am to 6 PM EST Monday... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow...which is in effect from 3 am to 6 PM EST Monday. * Locations...Suffolk County. * Hazard types...heavy snow and wind. * Accumulations...snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches. * Winds...northeast 15 to 25 mph with 30 to 35 mph gusts. * Temperatures...in the lower 30s. * Visibilities...one quarter to one half mile at times. * Timing...snow develops late tonight...and then the heaviest snow will fall from the Monday morning commute through Monday afternoon. * Impacts...the combination of strong winds and a heavy wet snow will bring down tree limbs and power lines. Hazardous travel conditions are expected due to greatly reduced visibilities and significant snow accumulations. Blowing and drifting of snow with near blizzard conditions are expected due to strong winds. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an emergency. If you must travel...keep an extra flashlight...food... and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. , "Coastal Flood Advisory" ...Coastal Flood Advisory in effect from 10 am to 1 PM EST Monday... ...Coastal Flood Advisory in effect from 10 PM Monday to 1 am EST Tuesday... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a coastal Flood Advisory...which is in effect from 10 am to 1 PM EST Monday. A coastal Flood Advisory has also been issued from 10 PM Monday to 1 am EST Tuesday. * Locations...coastal locations along the North Shore of Nassau and northwestern Suffolk. * Tidal departures...2 to 2 1/2 feet above astronomical tides. * Timing...minor coastal flooding expected for Monday morning and night high tide cycles. * Coastal flood impacts...flooding of the most vulnerable shore roads and/or properties due to height of storm tide or wave splashover. Majority of roads remain passable. There is no significant threat to life and any impact on property is minimal. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore. ...L.I. Sound water levels for Monday morning... Coastal............time of......forecast total.....Flood..... Location...........high Tide.....Water level.......category.. ...................................(Mllw).................... Kings Point NY......1034 am.......10.0-10.5..........minor... Glen Cove NY........1048 am........9.8-10.4..........minor... Old Field NY........1050 am........9.1-9.6...........minor.... ...L.I. Sound water levels for Monday night... Coastal............time of......forecast total.....Flood..... Location...........high Tide.....Water level.......category.. ...................................(Mllw).................... Kings Point NY......1102 PM.......10.0-10.5..........minor.... Glen Cove NY........1117 PM........9.6-10.1..........minor.... Old Field NY........1118 PM........9.2-9.7...........minor.... -- Sunday Feb.07 16,06:36 PM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

Labor Day Weekend Fun and Events - LongIsland.com's Weekend Guide for August 29, 2014

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 LongIsland.com Weekly Newsletter August 29th, 2014

This Week on Long Island
Labor Day Weekend is here! And while that means that LI's kids will soon see summer vacation draw to a close it looks like we’ll actually be in for one of the warmer weeks of the year. Unfortunately a chance of rain may put a damper on things on Sunday and perhaps even Monday, but if the forecast holds the Saturday should be perfect for afternoon fun! Read on for great happenings and ways to celebrate summer’s last hurrah!
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NYZ Apocalypse!
NYZ brings the zombie apocalypse to Long Island in a new interactive action-theater production, with experiences every weekend! Reservations are recommended, but walk-on volunteers to fight the infection are welcome during all show times! NYZ Apocalypse is located just across the street from the Tanger Outlets in Deer Park. Reservations are available now. For more information, please visit their website.
Labor Day Weekend Fun at Off Key Tikki!
Come to Off Key Tikk! Friday will feature a free happy hour buffet and half-price drinks from 4-6 PM, plus music from Sugar & Spice at 7. Southern Rock Saturday kicks off with Country Line from 2-6 PM and free BBQ, then Generations dance at 7. Sunday will have a brunch buffet from 11 AM - 2 PM, two live bands, free Giant Tikki Burgers, and a raffle for a trip to Jamaica!. For more information, please visit their website.
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Long Island's 2014 Labor Day Weekend Fun Guide!
For many people Labor Day Weekend signifies the end of the summer and the beginning of back-to-school. This weekend is well-known for its myriad of parties, parades, festivals, carnivals, block parties, and barbecues. Use this holiday weekend to spend some quality time with your family or catch up with friends before everyone goes back to school and work!Find great Labor Day Weekend fun in the Labor Day Fun Guide!

 
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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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