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"Special Statement" ...Enhanced fire weather conditions this afternoon and evening... Wind gusts of 25 to 30 mph are expected this afternoon and evening... along with relative humidity values near 30 percent. The combination of the persistently dry conditions...gusty winds and low relative humidity will be conducive to the growth and spread of any fires that could develop. 430 am EDT Fri may 22 2015 ...Enhanced fire weather conditons this afternoon and evening... Wind gusts of 25 to 30 mph are expected this afternoon and evening... along with relative humidity values near 30 percent. The combination of the persistently dry conditions...gusty winds and low relative humidity will be conducive to the growth and spread of any fires that could develop. 430 am EDT Fri may 22 2015 ...Enhanced fire weather conditions this afternoon and evening... Wind gusts of 25 to 30 mph are expected this afternoon and evening... along with relative humidity values near 30 percent. The combination of the persistently dry conditions...gusty winds and low relative humidity will be conducive to the growth and spread of any fires that could develop. 430 am EDT Fri may 22 2015 ...Enhanced fire weather conditons this afternoon and evening... Wind gusts of 25 to 30 mph are expected this afternoon and evening... along with relative humidity values near 30 percent. The combination of the persistently dry conditions...gusty winds and low relative humidity will be conducive to the growth and spread of any fires that could develop. 430 am EDT Fri may 22 2015 ...Enhanced fire weather conditions this afternoon and evening... Wind gusts of 25 to 30 mph are expected this afternoon and evening... along with relative humidity values near 30 percent. The combination of the persistently dry conditions...gusty winds and low relative humidity will be conducive to the growth and spread of any fires that could develop. 430 am EDT Fri may 22 2015 ...Enhanced fire weather conditions this afternoon and evening... Wind gusts of 25 to 30 mph are expected this afternoon and evening... along with relative humidity values near 30 percent. The combination of the persistently dry conditions...gusty winds and low relative humidity will be conducive to the growth and spread of any fires that could develop. 430 am EDT Fri may 22 2015 ...Enhanced fire weather conditons this afternoon and evening... Wind gusts of 25 to 30 mph are expected this afternoon and evening... along with relative humidity values near 30 percent. The combination of the persistently dry conditions...gusty winds and low relative humidity will be conducive to the growth and spread of any fires that could develop. 430 am EDT Fri may 22 2015 ...Enhanced fire weather conditons this afternoon and evening... Wind gusts of 25 to 30 mph are expected this afternoon and evening... along with relative humidity values near 30 percent. The combination of the persistently dry conditions...gusty winds and low relative humidity will be conducive to the growth and spread of any fires that could develop. -- Friday May.22 15,08:48 AM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

 

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North Shore Youth Council Big Buddy/Little Buddy and Volunteer Celebration

Legislator Sarah Anker attended a celebration of the North Shore Youth Council (NSYC) Big Buddy/Little Buddy and Volunteer Celebration at Majestic Gardens in Rocky Point on May 11.

Former Chief Financial Officer from Albertson Pleads Guilty to Role in $30M Bank Fraud Scheme

Earlier today, Thomas Torre, the former Chief Financial Officer of Metro Fuel Oil Corp., pled guilty to conspiracy to commit bank fraud.

Mangano, Singas & Krumpter Announce Aggressive Stop DWI Initiative for Memorial Day Weekend

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas and Police Commissioner Tom Krumpter today announced that the Nassau County Police Department (NCPD) will conduct an extensive DWI enforcement initiative this Memorial Day weekend.

Schumer Announces FAA Will Install Critically-Needed Runway Lighting Systems at NY’s 3 Major Airports By End of Year

U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer today announced that, after his push, the Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) is moving forward on the construction and installation of runway lighting systems at JFK, LaGuardia and Newark Airports.

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Conviction Of Kingpin And Reseller In Heroin Distribution Network That Stretched From NYC To Hudson Valley, Long Island, A

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced the guilty pleas of two members of a major heroin distribution ring based in New York State.

No Construction-Related Lane Closures During Busy Travel Weekend

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that road and bridge construction projects on New York State highways will be suspended from 6 a.m. on Friday, May 22, to 6 a.m. on Tuesday, May 26, in order to ...

DEC Reopens Shellfishing Areas in Shinnecock Bay

Effective at sunrise on Friday, May 22, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) will reopen approximately 3,600 acres of shellfish lands in the Town of Southampton.

Missing Person Alert Issued For Salvatore A. Iervolino of Hauppauge Who is Vulnerable and Has Dementia

At the request of the Suffolk County Police Department- Headquarters, a New York State Missing Vulnerable Adult Alert has been issued relating to the disappearance of Salvatore Iervolino, 78, of Hauppauge at 6:29 pm on May 21, ...

Bellmore Man Arrested for Check Fraud

The Major Case Bureau reports the arrest of a Bellmore man at 5:15am on Thursday, May 21, 2015 for a Grand Larceny that occurred in Merrick.

Three WFMS Students Participate in Iron Chef Junior Competition

Three William Floyd Middle School students – Sophia Chinea, Casey Kriss and Gillian Hicks – recently competed in the third annual Junior Iron Chef Competition held at Whole Foods Market in Lake Grove.

USDA Offers Summer Food Safety Tips in Advance of Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start to summer, and many Americans will celebrate with cookouts, camping, road trips, and other activities that involve food.

Nolan-Kaminsky Bill to Reverse Negative Effects of Testing Passes Assembly

A bill authored by Assemblymembers Todd Kaminsky and Cathy Nolan to reverse the negative effects of the high-stakes Common Core testing environment passed the Assembly today.

Nassau County Implements New Co-Sheltering Program with Pets, Offers Pet Safe Disaster Planning Info

With The tropical storm season starting soon, the Nassau County SPCA with its Pet Safe program so happy to see that pets and their families will no longer be housed in separate locations.

Mangano Announces 2015 Blockbuster Summer Concert Series Line-Up At Lakeside Theatre

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced the summer concert lineup at Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park.

Cyanobacteria Blooms Occurring in Southampton and Lake Ronkonkoma

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has confirmed cyanobacteria blooms, more commonly known as blue–green algae, in Mill Pond and Lake Agawam in Southampton and Lake Ronkonkoma.

Duo Wanted for Shoplifting from Bloomingdale's in Walt Whitman Mall

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Second Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate two women who stole merchandise from a Huntington Station store this month.

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Prison Terms For Two Suffolk County Convenience Store Owners In $1.6 Million Theft From Food Stamp Program

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman, along with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Office of Inspector General, today announced the sentencing of two Long Island store owners who spent years stealing over $1.6 million from the Supplemental ...

Long Island Native Raising Funds For All-Terrain Wheelchair to Participate in Tough Mudder Long Island

Local Patchogue resident, Jarrett Dreyer, plans to participate in Tough Mudder Long Island, a 10-12 mile obstacle course challenge that is the ultimate test of strength, grit, stamina and teamwork.

Governor Cuomo Announces Recipients of New Farmers Grant Fund to Support Agribusiness Across New York State

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the New Farmers Grant Fund will provide more than $610,000 in grants to help support new and early-stage agricultural businesses across New York state.

Man Responsible for Two-Car Crash That Killed Central Islip Woman Is Sentenced

The sentencing of Charles Koukalenios, 30, of East Islip will be held before State Supreme Court Justice Fernando Camacho in First District Court in Central Islip.
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