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"Air Quality Alert" ...Air quality alert in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 10 PM EDT this evening... The New York state department of environmental conservation has issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties... Richmond...Kings...Queens...New York...Bronx...Westchester... Rockland...Nassau...Suffolk. In effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 10 PM EDT this evening. Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an air quality index value of 100 for the pollutant of ground level ozone. The air quality index...or aqi...was created as an easy way to correlate levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher the aqi value, the greater the health concern. When pollution levels are elevated...the New York state department of health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of elevated levels of pollutants include the very Young, and those with pre-existing respiratory problems such as asthma or heart disease. Those with symptoms should consider consulting their personal physician. A toll free air quality hotline has been established so New York residents can stay informed on the air quality situation. The toll free number is: 1 800 5 3 5, 1 3 4 5. 1014 am EDT Tue Sep 2 2014 ...Air quality alert in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 10 PM EDT this evening... The New York state department of environmental conservation has issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties... Richmond...Kings...Queens...New York...Bronx...Westchester... Rockland...Nassau...Suffolk. In effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 10 PM EDT this evening. Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an air quality index value of 100 for the pollutant of ground level ozone. The air quality index...or aqi...was created as an easy way to correlate levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher the aqi value, the greater the health concern. When pollution levels are elevated...the New York state department of health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of elevated levels of pollutants include the very Young, and those with pre-existing respiratory problems such as asthma or heart disease. Those with symptoms should consider consulting their personal physician. A toll free air quality hotline has been established so New York residents can stay informed on the air quality situation. The toll free number is: 1 800 5 3 5, 1 3 4 5. -- Tuesday Sep.02 14,04:24 PM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

 

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Looking for the best evening activities around Long Island? Whether you enjoy the local bar scene, comedy clubs, dancing, or any other nightlife fun, we have the inside scoop on all the Hot Spots you'll want to know about on Long Island.

Movie Roundup: Guardians of the Galaxy Adds Highest Grossing U.S. Release of the Year to Its Track Record

Over the Labor Day holiday weekend, 'Guardians of the Galaxy' not only maintained the title of highest-grossing film for the summer, but it adds highest grossing for the year!

Cruising into Autumn: September Classic Car Shows

Meet up with like-minded car enthusiasts across Long Island at these events for vehicles ranging from muscle cars to big rigs!

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Concerts, Festivals & Labor Day Weekend Events

Get ready for a holiday weekend packed with fun entertainment on Long Island! There's music concerts, tribute concerts, a lighthouse event, festivals, a horse show, and much more!

Movie Roundup: Guardians of the Galaxy Comes Back Up Top and Becomes Highest-Grossing for the Summer

Guardians of the Galaxy rules the movie box office, winning title for highest-grossing for the Summer domestically.

Free Concerts, Tasty Contests, and More - LongIsland.com's Weekend Guide for August 22, 2014

Fun things to do on Long Island for the weekend of August 22nd.

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Food & Cultural Festivals, Marvel Superheroes and More

From festivals to shows, this Friday and weekend on Long Island is going to be packed with fun things to do.

Mangano Announces Free KC and The Sunshine Band Performance for August 23rd

CBS FM Presents “Saturday in the Park” for Residents' Enjoyment

Movie Roundup: TMNT and Guardians of the Galaxy Prove Staying Power as ‘The Expendables 3’ Fails to Even Make 3rd Place at the Box Office

Even new release 'Expendables 3' couldn't push 'TMNT' and 'Guardians of the Galaxy' out the of the top spots at the weekend box office. Could piracy be the factor that killed 'Expendable 3' at the movie box ...

Get Some Laughs at Long Island’s Comedy Clubs

Long Island is home to some great places to see stand-up comedy.

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Watermelon Festival, Disco Night and Music Concerts

Get out there and enjoy summer on Long Island with these hot spots!

A Delightful Dining Experience at Graceful Rose

A review of one of Port Jefferson's newest restaurants, Graceful Rose

Movie Roundup: Ninja Turtles Power Bring another Boost to the Summer Box Office

The ninja turtles won over fans old and new at the movie theaters as it faced off against an evil kingpin who wants to take over New York.

Long Island Boaters Gather for Hemstock

Hemlock Cove plays host the yearly boating party on the Great South Bay.

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Oldies Spectacular Show, Tribute Concerts & Festivals

Find plenty of music entertainment on Long Island this Friday and the weekend! There are also activities to enjoy like paddle boating and potato contests!

Get Down and Boogie with KC and the Sunshine Band at Eisenhower Park This August

LongIsland.com interviewed Harry Wayne “KC” Casey prior to the band's free summer concert on August 23rd.

Movie Roundup: Summer Box Office Slump Revived, ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Takes in $94M

After several months of slumping numbers at the box office, the start of August is faring much better. New releases like 'Guardians of the Galaxy,' 'Lucy,' 'Get on Up' and 'Hercules' topped the weekend box office.

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Outdoor Sports & Fun and Music Concerts

From day to night, there's entertainment all weekend long to enjoy on Long Island!

Movie Roundup: Sci-Fi Thriller ‘Lucy’ Tops ‘Hercules’ at Weekend Box Office

Scarlett Johansson in Lucy beat out Dwayne Johnson, a.k.a The Rock in Hercules at the weekend box office.

2014 Long Beach Intl Film Festival is Next Week July 30 - Aug 4

Event Runs July 30-Aug 4 in the City of Long Beach and Rockville Centre, Long Island NY.

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Lobster Fest, Barn Dancing, Music Concerts and More

From food, music to laughs, we have you covered on all the hot spots for the end of the week on Long Island!
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