Weather Alert(2)!
"Winter Storm Warning" ...Winter Storm Warning in effect until 7 am EST Monday... The National Weather Service in New York has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow...which is in effect until 7 am EST Monday. The Winter Weather Advisory is no longer in effect. * Locations...much of southeast Connecticut...and central and eastern Long Island. * Hazard types...snow...briefly mixing with or changing to freezing rain across Long Island this evening. * Accumulations...snow accumulation of 4 to 7 inches. Ice accumulation of a glaze to a tenth of an inch of ice in Suffolk County. * quarter to one half mile at times. * Temperatures...upper 20s. * Timing...snow will be moderate to locally heavy at times into this evening. * Impacts...hazardous travel due to snow covered surfaces. * Winds...west 5 to 10 mph. 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 and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. , "Special Statement" Bands of moderate to locally heavy snow will continue to produce snowfall at rates of up to an inch per hour...and visibility between one quarter and one half mile...creating hazardous driving conditions. The snow may mix with sleet at times in and around New York City. Exercise extra caution if out driving or walking. A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect for Suffolk County and coastal Middlesex and New London counties...and a Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect elsewhere. -- Sunday Mar.01 15,06:48 PM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News


Missing Person Alert Issued for Elderly Nassau Man with Dementia

Local News, Press Releases

An elderly man with dementia has not returned home.

Nassau County, NY - August 12, 2014 - On behalf of the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services Missing Persons Clearinghouse, the Nassau County Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in locating Ralph Saraceno.
Ralph is a missing vulnerable adult with early onset dementia. He was last believed to be in the Nassau County area and was driving a red 1998 GMC Sierra pickup truck (similar to the one below) with NY registration BHG-3533. Ralph is traveling with his beagle dog and may appear confused and need medical attention.
Ralph Sarenco was en-route to a residence in Nassau County and has not arrived.
DOB: 1/18/1928
Sex: Male
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 135 lbs
Hair: Gray
Eyes: Gray
Race: white
Anyone with information is asked to call 1-800-346-3543.
comments powered by Disqus

Join Our Weekly Newsletter

Sign up for a free weekly newsletter covering things to do, hottest local headlines, and everything Long Island! Read more here or enter your email to signup.

     Newsletter Archive
Advertise With Us
Open Feedback Dialog