"Areal Flood Advisory"
The National Weather Service in Upton NY has issued a
* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
western Suffolk County in southeastern New York...
* until 200 PM EDT
* at 1158 am EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in
minor flooding in the advisory area. Radar estimates that one half
to one inch of rain has already fallen, and that additional
rainfall of up to one half inch is likely.
* Some locations that could experience flooding include...
Islip, Shirley, Medford, Patchogue, Center Moriches, Holbrook, Bay
shore, Sayville, Mastic, Yaphank, East Patchogue, North Bay Shore,
East Islip, North Bellport and Bohemia.
Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of urban
areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other drainage
areas and low lying spots.
Lat...Lon 4070 7321 4075 7333 4085 7287 4080 7270
4074 7298 4074 7302 4073 7303 4071 7311
4072 7312 4070 7313 4069 7319
-- Tuesday Mar.28 17,01:36 PM
Prices Bend Beach Closed Due to High Bacterial Levels
Published: June 03 2014
Long Island News & PR
Copiague Harbor Beach also remains closed.
Eatons Neck, NY - June 2, 2014 - Prices Bend Beach in Eatons Neck is closed to bathing due to the finding of bacterial levels in excess of acceptable criteria:
Copiague Harbor Beach in Copiague remains closed
According to Suffolk County Commissioner of Health James Tomarken, MD, MPH, bathing in bacteria-contaminated water can result in gastrointestinal illness, as well as infections of the eyes, ears, nose, and throat.
For the latest information on affected beaches, call the Bathing Beach HOTLINE at 852-5822, contact the Department's Office of Ecology at 852-5760 during normal business hours, or visit the website at suffolkcountyny.gov/health.