Weather Alert(2)!
"Wind Advisory" ...Wind Advisory in effect until 2 am EDT Thursday... The National Weather Service in New York has issued a Wind Advisory...which is in effect until 2 am EDT Thursday. * Locations...coastal Connecticut from New Haven east...and all of Suffolk County Long Island. * Hazards...strong winds. * Winds...north 25 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph. * Timing...until 2 am. * Impacts...strong northerly winds may down power lines and a few trees...and make driving difficult on elevated roadways 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. , "Special Statement" ...Strong thunderstorms will impact Suffolk and eastern Nassau counties... At 916 PM EDT...National Weather Service Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from 9 miles south of Branford to Center Moriches to Shinnecock Hills to East Hampton...and moving west at 50 mph. People in Suffolk and eastern Nassau counties...including Westhampton...Bridgehampton...East Hampton...Shinnecock Hills...Mastic Beach...Manorville...Davis Park...Center Moriches...Sag Harbor and Riverhead...should monitor the weather situation closely. Listen for possible warnings and be prepared to take appropriate action should severe weather threaten. Gusty winds up to 50 mph are expected with these storms. In addition...very heavy rain...with rainfall rates of up to one to one and one half inches an hour...is occurring with these storms. This could cause ponding of water on roadways... and minor flooding of poor drainage areas. Lightning is one of natures number one killers. Remember...if you can hear thunder...you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Move to safe shelter immediately. Lat...Lon 4066 7304 4058 7363 4087 7374 4085 7366 4090 7349 4095 7349 4091 7321 4098 7312 4099 7265 4119 7220 4118 7218 4113 7232 4112 7233 4102 7212 4113 7213 4113 7212 4111 7208 4100 7210 4105 7199 4103 7194 Maloit -- Wednesday Oct.22 14,09:36 PM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

 

Shop Small Business Saturday

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Get a free $25 Credit on your American Express Card when you shop small on Small Business Saturday.

There are many named shopping days this week.  Black Friday, Cyber Monday and most importantly Small Business Saturday. Time to show your local pride.  Take advantage of shopping in some of these great towns.

American Express founded Small Business Saturday in 2010.  They thought that it would help small businesses get more attention during the busiest shopping weekend of the year.  Last year over 100 million people came out and shopped.  Budget part of your holiday spending to support the small businesses that mean the most to you. Don’t know where to start? You can view a map of small businesses that accept American Express® on the Small Business Saturday Facebook page.

Remember to Shop Small® on Small Business Saturday, this November 24th, to get your one-time $25 statement credit from American Express when you use your enrolled Card to spend $25 or more in a single, in-store transaction at a qualifying small business location. Visit www.shopsmall.com for information about qualifying small business locations.

Small businesses are the heartbeat of our communities and supporting them is a great way to help fuel the local economy.

 

 

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