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"Winter Storm Warning" ...Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 6 PM EST this evening... * locations...Suffolk County on Long Island. * Hazard types...heavy snow...strong winds...and blowing and drifting snow. * Accumulations...snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches. * Winds...north 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 be heavy at times this morning into the early afternoon...then gradually taper off late 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 16,09:12 AM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

 

NCPD Crime Alert: Three Men Wanted for Nassau Robbery Spree

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The Robbery Squad is investigating Robberies that occurred in Uniondale, Freeport and Baldwin on June 25, 2014 between 12:55 am and 1:50 am.

Freeport, NY - June 25th, 2014 - The Robbery Squad is investigating Robberies that occurred in Uniondale, Freeport and Baldwin on June 25, 2014 between 12:55 am and 1:50 am.

According to detectives, at 12:55 am three male black subjects approached two 20 year old male victims walking near the corner of Greengrove Avenue and Hempstead Boulevard, Hempstead. The subjects displayed a shotgun, ordered the victims to the ground, and demanded they empty their pockets. After the victim’s complied the subjects fled on foot east on Hempstead Boulevard. Proceeds were a wallet, cell phone, credit cards, and an undisclosed amount of US currency. There were no injuries reported.

At 1:50 am the three male black subjects approached a 24 year old male victim who was standing outside of his parked auto on Newton Avenue in Baldwin. The subjects displayed a shot gun and demanded the victim to empty his pockets and also two 23 year old female passengers sitting in the car. After the subjects obtained wallets, cell phones, and an undisclosed amount of US currency the subjects fled on foot south on Brookwood Drive. There were no injuries reported,

At 3:10 am the three male black subjects approached a taxi driver who was sitting in his cab on Mount Avenue, Freeport. They displayed a shotgun and demanded money. The subjects then fled in a gray auto south on Mount Avenue  after obtaining the victim’s car keys, cell phone and an undisclosed amount of US currency. There were no injuries reported.

The subjects are described as male blacks. Subject one is in his twenties, 6’00” tall, dark skinned, and armed with a shotgun.

Subject two is described to be in his twenties, slim build, blue/white t shirt.

Subject three is described as dark skinned and in his twenties.

Detectives request anyone with information regarding these crimes to contact the Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.

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