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"Winter Weather Advisory" ...Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 10 am Sunday to 7 am EST Monday... The National Weather Service in New York has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow and freezing rain...which is in effect from 10 am Sunday to 7 am EST Monday. * Locations...New York City...Long Island...northeast New Jersey...the lower Hudson Valley and Fairfield County. * Hazard types...snow...with freezing rain across New York City...Long Island...most of northeast New Jersey...and coastal portions of the lower Hudson Valley and Fairfield County. * Accumulations...snow accumulation of 2 to 6 inches...along with up to around a tenth of an inch of ice. * Visibilities...1/4 to 1/2 miles at times. * Timing...snow develops beginning late Sunday morning over western portions of the tri-state...then expands over the remainder of the advisory area Sunday afternoon. The snow will mix with or change to freezing rain across New York City...Long Island...most of northeast New Jersey...and coastal portions of the lower Hudson Valley and Fairfield County Sunday evening. The precipitation will taper off from west to east after midnight Sunday night. * Impacts...snow covered surfaces...coated with ice in areas...will make traveling difficult at times. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow...sleet...or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities...and use caution while driving. -- Saturday Feb.28 15,04:00 PM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

 

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Looking for insider information and reviews about all of the cultural events happening on and around Long Island? From Art Exhibits, to Music Festivals, to Craft Shows, and everything in between – Long Island’s Arts & Culture Articles have everything you’ll want to know about what's happening in the art world right here on Long Island.

LongIsland.com's 2014 March Family Fun Guide: Celebrate Saint Pat’ & Welcome Spring with a Lion’s Share of Fun!

There’s tons of great fun this March, from Saint Patrick’s Day Celebrations, to Outdoor Family Fun, and of course tons of great ways to Welcome Spring!

Purim Events on Long Island

The Jewish holiday falls on March 4th and 5th this year.

Swimming in a Sea of Green: St. Patrick’s Day Parades 2015

It doesn’t matter if you’re Irish or simply Irish-at-heart, everyone and anyone can enjoy these St. Patrick’s Day parades!

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Dramatic Plays, Music, Wrestling & More

Don't let the cold weather stop you from having an entertaining weekend with dramatic plays and performances, hockey, wrestling and more.

Music From The Emerald Isle: St. Patrick’s Day Concerts

Although not all of theses concerts take place on St. Patrick’s Day, they all will have you reveling in the Irish spirit!

Books & Stories That Take Place on Long Island

Long Island is not only home to many libraries and bookstores, it is also the setting for many of the books themselves!

Movies & TV Shows Shot Right on Long Island

Not only is Long Island an ideal place to live and visit, it is also an ideal place for shooting movies and television shows!

March 2 is Read Across America Day! Celebrate with These Local Children’s Authors

Also known as Dr. Seuss Day, this notional holiday encourages reading for kids of all ages.

Saint Patrick’s Day Celebrations Happening Across Long Island

Check out all of these great St. Patrick’s Day celebrations for the Irish, and Irish-at-heart, to enjoy and participate in!

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Elton John, Janis Joplin Tribute Concerts, Mardi Gras, Hockey & More

Enjoy a weekend of music, beer tasting, shows, hockey and more!

Mark Opirhory: New Works - A Solo Exhibition at Hersh Fine Art, March 7th - April 31st, 2015

Hersh Fine Art is pleased to announce a solo exhibition of drawings and paintings by New York City artist Mark Opirhory. The exhibition will be on view from March 7 through April 31, 2015.

Spring Keeping: New Uses For Old Things

If you love DIY projects, then you’ll love these crafts that involve refurbishing old, unused things into new, useful things!

Winter 2015 Author Appearances, Readings & Book Signings

Check out these great author appearances, readings, and book signings for both kids and adults happening this Winter around Long Island!

Enjoy a Day in NYC with the Kids

For February Break, hop aboard the LIRR and take your kids to see great NYC museums and landmarks!

Get Creative This Winter With Kids Craft Workshops

Let your child’s creative side soar by signing them up for one (or more!) of these craft workshops on long Island!

Staycation Fun for February Break: Crafts, Hiking, Museums and More!

Keep yourself and your kids busy this February break with activities that are sure to interest every member of the family!

Free-For-All Fun: Free Kids Events Happening This February & March

You don’t have to empty out your wallet this season to provide your kid’s with some Winter fun! Check out these free kids events happening on L.I.!

Fun Classes for Adults: Learn a New Skill, Make New Friends & Have Some Fun!

It’s never too late to diversify yourself and enhance your talents. Find out what you are capable of by taking one of Long Island’s many classes for adults.

No Work Tomorrow? 5 Spontaneous Road Trip Destinations for Presidents’ Day

Go all out with your Presidents’ Day Weekend celebration this year by taking an impromptu road trip!

Throw Your Own Mardi Gras Bash!

Instead of going out, have your Mardi Gras party in the comfort of your own home this year, complete with masks, music, and Creole-inspired food!
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