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"Winter Storm Warning" ...Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 PM EST this evening... * locations...eastern Essex...Union...and Hudson counties in New Jersey...and New York City and Long Island in New York. * Hazard types...heavy snow. * Accumulations...snow accumulation of 6 to 8 inches with isolated higher amounts. * Timing...snow will be heavy at times until 4 PM...tapering off late this afternoon into this evening. * Visibilities...one quarter to one half mile at times. * Temperatures...in the lower to mid 20s. * Impacts...hazardous travel conditions due to falling temperatures and Road icing...greatly reduced visibilities and significant snow accumulations. Some blowing and drifting snow is possible late this morning through this afternoon. 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. -- Thursday Mar.05 15,02:00 PM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

 

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Whether you own or rent, everyone wants their house to be a place that they can call home. From décor tips to gardening and home improvement ideas, Long Island Home & Garden Articles bring you the insights on how to perfect your abode.
 

Getting Crafty, Where to Get Your Craft on for National Craft Month

Get your craft on for National Craft Month with these cute craft projects and upcoming events!

Start Indoor Gardening for the Arrival of Spring

You don't need to wait for spring to arrive to begin planting. Start with these indoor planting options!

Simple Ways to Start Transitioning into Spring

The first day of Spring is March 20th! Time to start thinking about your transition from season to season!

March 12th is Plant a Flower Day: Long Island Gardens & Arboretums to Visit to View Beautiful Flora

Check out these gardens and arboretums located on Long Island, including their seasonal days & hours!

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!

Snow Expected To Fall Tonight Into Tuesday Morning

Snow is expected to develop tonight after midnight and proceed through the typical morning commute time tomorrow.

Blizzard Warning for Suffolk, Wind & Snow Advisories for Nassau as Winter Storm Neptune Approaches

The National Weather Service has issued a Blizzard Warning for Suffolk County, as well as a Winter Storm Advisory for Nassau as Winter Storm Neptune approaches.

Have Fun after a Full Day of Work with These Ideas

Whether you work 40 hours a week or 50 hours a week, there's still time after work to do fun things that can help you unwind and de-stress.

Easy DIY Valentine’s Day Décor Ideas

Dress your home with love for Valentine's Day with these easy do-it-yourself decor ideas!

The 18th Annual Great Backyard Bird Count and Where to Bird Watch on Long Island

Do your part and don’t miss out on the 18th Annual Great Backyard Bird Count!

Snow Totals for Winter Storm Linus: Super Bowl Sunday's Super Snow Covers LI with a Few More Inches of Snow

Exactly one week after Winter Storm Juno, dubbed "The Blizzard of 2015", Winter Storm Linus has left some areas of Long Island covered with an additional 2-4 inches of snow.

Get the Fireplace Going: Where to Get Firewood & Fireplace Safety Tips

Keep the home warm and toasty with the fireplace! Tips on doing it safely this winter and places to find firewood on Long Island.

Winter Storm Warning in Effect for North Shore & Western LI, Up to 8 Inches of Snow Expected

Long Island is expected to get kick off the week with another snowstorm which will bring anywhere from 3-8 inches to parts of Long Island.

Governor Cuomo Urges Caution with Winter Storm Linus Expected to Impact Communities Across New York State

Storm is Anticipated to Complicate Commutes during Monday Morning Rush Hour.

Stuck Indoors, Get a Jump on Spring Cleaning

Now's the perfect time to get a jump start on spring cleaning when you're stuck indoors and the kids are home with school closed.

Snow Totals for Long Island: Juno Leaves Almost Two Feet of Snow from Nassau to the East End

Snow is still falling this morning, adding to the almost two feet of snow Long Island experienced during the night!

Local Schools Plan Early Releases Today, Closures Tomorrow in Preparation for "Historic Storm"

With tonight's road conditions being described as "life threatening", and "extremely dangerous" by the NWS, numerous schools across Long Island have opted to dismiss students early today, and close tomorrow.

Simple Recipes Made of Freshly Fallen Snow

Check out these food and beverage recipes you can make using snow as a main ingredient!

Fun Crafts & Activities Perfect for a Snowed In Afternoon

We haven’t been hit with very much snow yet this season, but that doesn’t mean we won’t! Check out these great crafts & activities for when we do!

Getting Life Back in Order after the Holidays

The high of the holidays and the New Year has simmered down. Now it's time to get life back in order with these tips.
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