"Flash Flood Watch"
...Flash Flood Watch in effect from 8 PM EDT this evening through
The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a
* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southern Connecticut...
northeast New Jersey and southeast New York...including the
following areas...in southern Connecticut...northern
Fairfield...northern Middlesex...northern New Haven...northern
New London...southern Fairfield...southern Middlesex...
southern New Haven and southern New London. In northeast New
Jersey...eastern Bergen...eastern Essex...eastern Passaic...
eastern Union...Hudson...western Bergen...western Essex...
western Passaic and western Union. In southeast New York...
Bronx...Kings (Brooklyn)...New York (Manhattan)...northeastern
Suffolk...northern Nassau...northern Queens...northern
Richmond (staten island)...Rockland...southeastern Suffolk...
southern Nassau...southern Queens...southern Westchester and
* From 8 PM EDT this evening through Friday afternoon
* showers and thunderstorms will be moving into the region from
the west early this evening and will overspread the region by
late tonight. Showers and thunderstorms will continue into
Friday morning and begin to taper off from west to east during
Friday afternoon. There is the potential for periods of heavy
rainfall this evening into Friday afternoon.
* The axis of heaviest rain remains uncertain. However...at this
time the heaviest rain is forecast to extend from northeastern
New Jersey into the lower Hudson Valley...New York City...and
southern Connecticut. Rainfall totals of 2 to 4 inches are
possible...with localized higher amounts possible. The main
threat is flash flooding of low lying...poor drainage...and
urbanized areas. Smaller flashier streams may also flood.
A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.
-- Thursday Jul.28 16,10:00 PM
SCPD: Farmingdale Bank Robbed
Published: May 29 2014
Long Island News & PR
Bethpage Federal Credit Union in Farmingdale was robbed on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at approximately 9:30 a.m.
Farmingdale, NY - May 29, 2014 - Suffolk County Police Pattern Crime Unit detectives are investigating a bank robbery that occurred today at a bank in Farmingdale.
A man entered Bethpage Federal Credit Union, located at 1033 Route 109, at 9:30 a.m. and approached a teller with a note demanding cash. The teller gave the man cash from the drawer and he fled on foot.
The robber was described as white, approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall, between 30 and 35 years old, bald with a medium build and a thin beard. He was wearing blue jeans and a T-shirt.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will remain confidential.