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"Coastal Flood Statement" ...Coastal Flood Warning for this evening is cancelled... ...Localized minor coastal flooding Tuesday morning... * locations...low lying areas along western Long Island Sound. * Tidal departures...2 1/2 to 3 ft above astronomical tides Tuesday morning. * Timing...coastal flood threat has ended for this evening. Localized minor coastal flooding expected with the Tuesday morning high tide cycle. * Coastal flood impacts...brief and localized minor flooding of the most vulnerable Waterfront and shoreline roads and adjacent properties due to height of storm tide and wave action. , "Wind Advisory" ...Wind Advisory in effect until 6 am EST Tuesday... ...High Wind Warning is cancelled... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a Wind Advisory...which is in effect until 6 am EST Tuesday. The High Wind Warning has been cancelled. * Winds...northeast 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 55 mph. * Timing...the strongest winds are expected until late tonight. * Impacts...strong winds may blow down limbs...trees...and power lines. Scattered power outages are expected. Limited visibilities will make travel very difficult. 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. , "Gale Warning" ...Gale Warning in effect until 6 am EST Tuesday... ...Storm Warning is cancelled... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a Gale Warning... which is in effect until 6 am EST Tuesday. The Storm Warning has been cancelled. * Winds and seas...northeast winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Seas 3 to 6 feet. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Gale Warning means sustained winds or frequent gusts of 34 to 47 kt are expected or occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe Harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions. -- Tuesday Jan.24 17,12:00 AM

Silver Alert Cancelled: Dix Hills Senior with Dementia Found

Josef Dobler, a senior from Dix Hills that suffers from dementia, has gone missing.

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Update: March 2nd, 2014, 11:30 PM - New York State Missing Vulnerable Adult Alert for Josef Dobler, March 2, 2014 has been cancelled.
 
Dix Hills, NY - March 2nd, 2014 - At the request of the Suffolk County Police Department, a New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services Missing Vulnerable Adult Alert has been issued relating to the disappearance of Josef Dobler: age 79; from Dix Hills, New York on March 2, 2014 at 7:30 AM.
 
Josef is a 79-year-old vulnerable adult with dementia. He was last seen at 7:30 AM at his residence, on Carlls Straight Path in Dix Hills, New York. Josef was last seen wearing brown corduroy pants, brown jacket and black shoes. He is operating a black 2002 Honda CRV, bearing NY registration FMA-9490. Josef may be heading to Riverhead, New York. He may appear confused and disoriented and be in need of medical attention.
 
DOB: 05/21/1934
Sex: Male
Height: 5'02"
Weight: 120 lbs.
Hair: Gray
Eyes: Brown
Race: White
 
Anyone with any information as to Mr. Dobler's whereabouts should call the Suffolk County Police Department at 631-854-8247 or 911.
 
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Car pictured below similar to that of Josef Dobler.
 

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