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"High Wind Watch" ...High wind watch in effect from late Sunday night through late Monday night... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a high wind watch...which is in effect from late Sunday night through late Monday night. * Winds...northeast 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph. * Timing...strongest winds will likely occur from mid morning Monday into Monday evening. * Impacts...downed trees and power lines are likely, with numerous power outages possible. Travel could be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles, and on elevated roads and bridges. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A high wind watch means there is the potential for a hazardous high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph, or gusts of 58 mph or higher, may occur. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts. , "Storm Watch" ...Storm watch remains in effect from late Sunday night through late Monday night... * winds and seas...east winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 50 kt. Seas 6 to 9 feet...and as high as 9 to 12 feet east of Orient Point. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A storm watch is issued when the risk of storm force winds of 48 to 63 kt has significantly increased...but the specific timing and/or location is still uncertain. It is intended to provide additional lead time for mariners who may wish to consider altering their plans. -- Saturday Jan.21 17,08:12 AM

Silver Alert Cancelled: Deer Park Man Found

A 70-year-old Deer Park resident who was last seen walking into the emergency room at Southside Hospital has been found

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Update - 5:00 PM - William Asencio has been located, unharmed.
 
Below is the original alert.
 
Deer Park, NY - June 19, 2014 - The Suffolk County Police Department has issued a Silver Alert for a missing Deer Park man.
 
William Asencio, of 104 Pine Acres Boulevard, Deer Park, was last seen yesterday morning at approximately 10 a.m. walking into the emergency room at Southside Hospital, located at 301 East Main Street, Bay Shore.  
 
Asencio, 70, is described as a white Hispanic male with white hair.  He is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs approximately 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a tan jacket, a black polo type shirt, tan pants, black shoes and a tan hat.
 
Anyone with information on this person’s location is asked to contact the First Squad detectives at 631-854-8139 or call 911.
 
As a reminder, Silver Alert is a program implemented in Suffolk County that allows local law enforcement to share information with media outlets about individuals with special needs who have gone missing.
 
For full details, view this message on the web.