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"High Wind Warning" ...High Wind Warning in effect from 1 am Monday to 1 am EST Tuesday... ...Dense fog advisory is cancelled... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a High Wind Warning...which is in effect from 1 am Monday to 1 am EST Tuesday. The dense fog advisory has been cancelled. The high wind watch is no longer in effect. * Winds...northeast 30 to 40 mph with gusts 60 to 70 mph. The strongest winds are expected across Long Island...and especially in areas with eastern exposure. * Timing...winds could begin gusting as high as 45 mph just before daybreak Monday. The strongest winds are expected Monday afternoon and evening. * 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. , "Marine Fog Advisory, Storm Warning" ...Dense fog advisory remains in effect until 10 am EST this morning... ...Storm Warning remains in effect from 1 am Monday to 1 am EST Tuesday... * winds and seas...northeast winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 55 kt. Seas 6 to 11 feet. * Visibility...1 nm or less through early this morning. 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. A dense fog advisory means visibilities will frequently be reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners... especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions. -- Sunday Jan.22 17,05:12 AM

Anti-Semitic Graffiti Under Investigation at Roosevelt Field Mall

A hate crime is under investigation after finding an anti-Semitic message and swastika written at Roosevelt Field Mall.

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On New Year’s Day, police found anti-Semitic graffiti and a swastika written on a door in a service corridor to Roosevelt Field Mall. The graffiti was discovered at about 3:50 p.m.

Written in red lip balm, it read “Death to Jews” with a swastika. The graffiti was approximately 24 inches high and 18 inches long, according to Nassau County police.

An investigation is ongoing as to who may have committed the crime. It is unclear whether there may be video surveillance available to provide Third Squad detectives additional information.

Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at (800) 244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.

Roosevelt Field Mall is located in Garden City and is home to over 275 retailers.

 

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