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"Coastal Flood Advisory" ...Coastal Flood Advisory in effect from 6 am to 10 am EST Monday... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a coastal Flood Advisory...which is in effect from 6 am to 10 am EST Monday. * Locations...low lying areas along western Long Island Sound. * Tidal departures...2 to 3 ft above astronomical tides in the morning. * Timing...minor coastal flooding around the times of astronomical high tide. * Impacts...minor flooding along portions of the immediate coastline. 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 Monday morning... Coastal............time of......forecast total......flood..... Location...........high Tide.....Water level........category.. ...................................(Mllw/mhhw)................ Kings Point NY.......827 am......9.6-10.0/1.8-2.2....none....... Stamford CT..........749 am......9.4.9.8/1.6-2.0.....Minor...... Bridgeport CT........746 am......8.8-9.2/1.5-1.9.....Minor...... New Haven CT.........745 am......8.2-8.6/1.5-1.9.....None....... Old Field NY.........748 am......8.6-9.0/1.3-1.7.....None....... Glen Cove NY.........822 am......9.2-9.8/1.6-1.9.....None....... , "High Wind Warning" ...High Wind Warning remains in effect from 1 am Monday to 1 am EST Tuesday... * winds...northeast 30 to 40 mph with gusts 60 to 70 mph. * Timing...winds could begin gusting as high as 45 mph just before daybreak Monday. The strongest winds are expected Monday afternoon and evening. * High wind impacts...damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines. Numerous power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult...especially for high profile vehicles and on elevated roadway and bridges. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage. , "Marine Fog Advisory, Storm Warning" ...Dense fog advisory now in effect until 6 PM EST this evening... ...Storm Warning remains in effect from 1 am Monday to 1 am EST Tuesday... * winds and seas...northeast winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 60 kt. Seas 6 to 11 feet. * Visibility...1 nm or less this morning. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Storm Warning means sustained winds or frequent gusts of 48 to 63 kt are expected or occurring. Recreational boaters should remain in port...or take shelter until winds and waves subside. Commercial vessels should prepare for very strong winds and dangerous sea conditions...and consider remaining in port or taking shelter in port until winds and waves subside. A dense fog advisory means visibilities will frequently be reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners... especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions. -- Sunday Jan.22 17,03:00 PM

WALK Radio And King Kullen To Host 2013 "Thanks For Giving" Food Drive To Support Long Island Cares, Inc. November 16th - 21st at 10 Locations

WALK Radio 97.5 FM and King Kullen supermarkets will once again partner to host WALK Radio's annual "Thanks for Giving" Food Drive to support Long Island Cares, Inc.

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Long Island, NY - November 13th, 2013 - WALK Radio 97.5 FM and King Kullen supermarkets will once again partner to host WALK Radio's annual "Thanks for Giving" Food Drive to support Long Island Cares, Inc. - The Harry Chapin Food Bank.  This year's food drive will take place November 18-21 at 9 King Kullen locations, throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties, and culminate with WALK Radio on-air personalities broadcasting lIve on Thursday, November 21 from 5:00 AM - 7:00 PM at the King Kullen in Commack.

Long Island Cares' staff and volunteers will be at each location collecting donations of non-perishable food, household supplies, personal care products, pet food and more for distribution to its network of 590 community-based member agencies in time for the Thanksgiving Holiday.  In addition, Long Island Cares will be distributing information about its broad array of direct service programs that support children, veterans, seniors, pets and families in need.

The complete schedule for the "Thanks for Giving" Food Drive is as follows:

Saturday, November 16 from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM:
King Kullen, 405 William Floyd Parkway, Shirley

Monday, November 18 from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM:
King Kullen, 52 East Montauk Highway, Hampton Bays, and
King Kullen, 6233 Route 25A, Wading River.

Tuesday, November 19  from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM:
King Kullen, 127 Sunrise Highway, Rockville Centre, and
King Kullen, 23-05 Jericho Turnpike, Garden City Park, and
King Kullen, 231 West Merrick Road, Valley Stream.

Wednesday, November 20 from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM:
King Kullen, 275 Jericho Turnpike, Huntington Station, and
King Kullen, 834 Sunrise Highway, Bayshore, and
King Kullen, 4938 Merrick Road, Massapequa Park.

Thursday, November 21 from 5:00 AM - 7:00 PM:
King Kullen, 120 Veterans Highway, Commack
WALK Radio Live Broadcast with Mark & Cindy, Patrick Shea, Parker and guests!

For more information and to volunteer call (631) 582-FOOD or visit www.licares.org.