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"Winter Storm Warning" ...Winter Storm Warning in effect from 7 PM this evening to 6 PM EST Monday... The National Weather Service in New York has issued a Winter Storm Warning for snow...sleet and freezing rain...which is in effect from 7 PM this evening to 6 PM EST Monday. * Locations...the New York City and New Jersey metropolitan areas...northern Nassau and northwest Suffolk counties...and southeastern coastal Connecticut. * Hazard types...snow...sleet and freezing rain. * Accumulations...snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches...along with around one quarter of an inch of ice. * Winds...northeast 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. * Temperatures...in the upper 20s. * Visibilities...one quarter mile or less at times. * Timing...tonight through Monday. * Impacts...hazardous travel due to reduced visibilities and significant snow...sleet and ice accumulations. 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. -- Sunday Feb.01 15,08:36 AM 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.

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Neil Young, Led Zeppelin Music, Ballroom Dance Fun & Other Performances

Feeling cabin fever from all the snow? Check out the hot spots for end-of-the-week entertainment!

Make Their Heart Sing & Their Stomach Swoon: Romantic Restaurants for Valentine’s Day

While cards, flowers, and jewelry for Valentine’s Day are all great, often the swiftest way to a person’s heart is through their stomach!

Wine Bars to Visit to Wet Your Whistle in Winter

Don't whine about the weather this Winter! Go out and enjoy some wine this Winter at a Long Island Wine Bar instead!

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Tribute Concerts, Mummenschanz, Psychic Readings & More

Making weekend plans on the Island is made easy with all these great shows and performances happening!

Long Island Singles Events: New Year, New You, How About Meeting Someone New!

Get out there this Winter at a fun singles event on Long Island!

Make the Most Out of the East End this Winter: Enjoy Museums, Beaches, Walk Around Towns & More During the Off Season!

If you love to travel and explore, heading out to the East End might be the destination for you this winter!

Sing Along to Your Favorite Songs: Winter 2015 Tribute Band Performances on Long Island

Hum, sing, dance and have a general blast, all while listening to your favorite songs performed by talented Long Island tribute bands!

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for 80s Music, Laughter, Theater & Dancing

Find entertainment all weekend long on the Island, from music, comedy, theater to dancing!

Super Bowl 2015 Guide: Places to Go to Watch Super Bowl XLIX

Root on your favorite team in Super Bowl XLIX at one of these great bars and restaurants on Long Island!

Winter Karaoke Nights

Looking for a way to have fun inside? Check out these local karaoke bars.

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Theater, Music of the 60s, Elvis, Ice Skating Show & Movies

Too cold for outdoor play, but there's plenty of indoor play and entertainment to enjoy the end of this week! Find everything from theater, movies, music to a winter ice skating show.

LongIsland.com's Winter Wedding Expo & Bridal Showcase Guide

Did you get engaged this holiday season? Congratulations! We've got even more good news for LI's new Brides-To-Be - this Winter is filled with Wedding Expos & Bridal Showcases!

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Music, Dance & Your Last Chance at the Holiday Lights Spectacular

Kick-off the first weekend to the New Year on the right foot with entertainment featuring music, dance and more! This is also the last weekend to enjoy the Holiday Lights Spectacular.

24 Hour Diners to Explore After a Night of New Year's Partying

LI's 24 hour diners have you covered all day, every day!

Winter Nightlife Highlights: The Best in Parties and Shows for January and February

The best parties and events don't all end with New Year's Eve - check out some of the great concerts and other events coming to Long Island in the next couple of months!

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch on Things to Do Over Holiday Break

Looking for entertainment after Christmas and over the holiday weekend? We have the information you need to plan ahead.

Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve Kids Events

If you are looking for something to do with the kids at an earlier hour on New Year's Eve, check out these festivities across Long Island!

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Spectacular Holiday Shows & Events

Don't miss all the spectacular winter holiday shows and events taking place at the end of this week!

Stay Safe While Celebrating this New Year's Eve

This New Year's Eve, remember to take some simple safety precautions before enjoying the holiday festivities.

LIRR to Impose 37-Hour Ban on Alcohol for Annual SantaCon Event

MTA Police Will Enforce Restriction on Trains and at Stations From 11 p.m., Friday, Dec. 12, to Noon, Sunday, Dec. 14.
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