"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
* 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 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.
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 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
* Winds and seas...northeast winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to
45 kt. Seas 3 to 6 feet.
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
Uniondale Apartment Building Evacuated During Fire
Published: June 07 2014
Long Island News & PR
First Precinct Officers responded to a Fire at the Town of Hempstead Apartment complex.
Uniondale, NY - June 6, 2014 - Arson/Bomb Squad detectives report the details of a Fire that occurred on June 6, 2014 at 7:54 p.m. in Uniondale.
According to detectives, First Precinct Officers responded to a Fire at the Town of Hempstead Apartment complex located at 750 Jerusalem Avenue in a third floor apartment. The building was evacuated and the Uniondale Fire Department assisted by East Meadow, North Merrick, South Hempstead and Bellmore Fire Departments were able to extinguish the fire. Twenty Fire apparatus along with 100 fire personnel were on scene.
The cause of the fire is undetermined at this time, but there appears to be no criminality. No injuries were reported. The Red Cross responded to assist the eighteen residents that have been displaced.