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"Winter Storm Warning" ...Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 6 PM EST this evening... * locations...Suffolk County. * Hazard types...heavy snow...strong winds...and blowing and drifting snow. * Accumulations...snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches. * Winds...northeast 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. * Temperatures...in the lower 30s. * Visibilities...one quarter mile or less at times. * Timing...snow will develop before daybreak...and may be mixed with rain at the very onset. The heaviest snow will fall from the morning commute into early this afternoon. * Impacts...the combination of strong winds and 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. Near blizzard conditions are expected...especially out on The Forks and on Fishers Island. 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 remains in effect from 10 am this morning to 1 PM EST this afternoon... ...Coastal Flood Advisory remains in effect from 10 PM this evening 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 this morning and tonight/S 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 this 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 tonight... Coastal............time of......forecast total.....Flood..... Location...........high Tide.....Water level.......category.. ...................................(Mllw).................... Kings Point NY......1102 PM........9.6-10.0..........minor.... Glen Cove NY........1117 PM........9.6-10.1..........minor.... Old Field NY........1118 PM........9.1-9.5...........minor.... -- Monday Feb.08 16,05:00 AM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

 

Nassau County PD: Three Arrested for Hicksville Robbery

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The Second Squad reports three arrests for Robbery that occurred in Hicksville on Monday, April 7, 2014 at 6:34 p.m.

Hicksville, NY - April 8th, 2014 - The Second Squad reports three arrests for Robbery that occurred in Hicksville on Monday, April 7, 2014 at 6:34 p.m.

According to detectives, a 21 year old male victim was with defendants Alex Mercado-Silva, 24, of 60 Grove Street, MassapequaJarrell Smith, 20, of 47 Robert Avenue, Massapequa and Teresa Montagnino, 16, of 6 4th Street, South Farmingdale and were having a conversation in the rear parking lot of 20 West Village Green.  Defendant Mercado-Silva then displayed a black pistol at the victim and demanded his Air Jordan sneakers.  Defendant Smith removed a cell-phone and undetermined amount of US currency from victims pockets.  All three defendants entered into a 1999 Chrysler Sebring and left in unknown direction.  Bureau of Special Operations officers were able to locate the defendants and conducted a car stop at a Shell Gas Station located 3356 Jerusalem Avenue in Wantagh.  During this time, officers recovered a black handgun from the vehicle.  All three defendants were placed in custody without incident.

All defendants were charged with Robbery 1st Degree and Robbery 2nd Degree.  Defendant Mercado-Silva was additional charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree, Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th Degree and Criminal Use of a Firearm 2nd Degree.  All three defendants will be arraigned on Tuesday April 8, 2014 at First District Court in Hempstead.

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