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"Coastal Flood Advisory" ...Coastal flood advisory remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to 1 am EDT Friday... * locations...low lying coastal areas along western Long Island Sound. * Tidal departures...1 to 1 1/2 ft above normal. * Timing...around the times of high tide. * Impacts...minor flooding of the most vulnerable Waterfront and shoreline roads...and adjacent properties tonight. Inundation of 1 to 1 1/2 ft above ground level in the lowest lying spots. A few Road closures likely with a low threat of property damage. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore. ...Western l.I. Sound water levels for tonight... Coastal............time of......forecast total......flood..... Location...........high Tide.....Water level........category.. ... ..............................(mllw/mhhw).................. Kings Point NY......1136 PM..10.4-10.9/2.6-3.1......min-mod... Bridgeport CT.......1148 PM...9.6-10.1/2.3-2.8......minor..... New Haven CT........1147 PM...8.7-9.2/2.0-2.5.......min-mod... Old Field NY........1150 PM...9.3-9.8/2.0-2.5.......minor..... Glen Cove NY........1152 PM..10.2-10.7/2.3-2.8......minor..... -- Thursday May.25 17,10:24 AM

NCPD Crime Alert: Uniondale Arson Under Investigation

Arson/Bomb Squad detectives are investigating an attempted burglary with arson that occurred in Uniondale on Monday, 07/14/14 at 9:45 P.M.

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Uniondale, NY - July 15th, 2014 - Arson/Bomb Squad detectives are investigating an attempted burglary with arson that occurred in Uniondale on Monday, 07/14/14 at 9:45 P.M.

According to detectives, a female victim, 58, while in the bedroom of her residence on Arcadia Ave., heard her doorbell ring and then someone knocking on the door. She was afraid so she did not answer the door.  A short time later she heard someone at the rear of the house and a window screen ripping. She called 911 and then went downstairs.  She entered the dining room and discovered a napkin burning on the floor below a window with a ripped screen.  Police arrived and searched the area with negative results.  It was then discovered that the rear door had been broken when the subject attempted to force it open.

Detectives ask anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.  All callers will remain anonymous.