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"Coastal Flood Advisory" ...Coastal Flood Advisory in effect from 10 PM this evening to 2 am EDT Saturday... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a coastal Flood Advisory...which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to 2 am EDT Saturday. * Locations...along western Long Island Sound. * Tidal departures...around 1 feet above astronomical tide heights. * Timing...around the times of high tide between 10 PM and 2 am tonight. * Impacts...minor flooding of the most vulnerable shore roads and/or properties due to height of storm tide or wave splashover. Majority of roads remain passable with only isolated closures. There is no significant threat to life and any impact on property is minimal. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore. ...L.I. Sound water levels for tonight... Coastal............time of......forecast total.....Flood..... Location...........high Tide.....Water level.......category.. ...................................(Mllw).................... Kings Point NY.....1147 PM......10.3-10.7...........minor.... Stamford CT........1155 PM......10.1-10.5...........minor.... Bridgeport CT......1152 PM........9.4-9.8...........minor.... New Haven CT.......1151 PM........8.8-9.2...........minor.... Glen Cove NY.......1125 PM......10.3-10.7...........minor.... Old Field NY.......1153 PM........9.3-9.7...........minor.... -- Friday May.06 16,05:12 AM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

 

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Sayville Ford Celebrates New Grand Re-opening, Continuing Family Legacy After Three Generations

Free family event featuring giveaways, raffles, food and petting zoo open to public May 6-8, 2016.

Suffolk Community College Women's Softball on a Winning Streak

Suffolk County Community College’s Women’s Softball is on a 25 game win streak in and first in the National Junior College Athletic Association’s Region XV.

Mangano Announces 2016 Nassau County H.S. Athletics Hall Of Fame Inductees

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today joined with Nassau County Public High School Athletic Association in announcing the establishment of a Nassau County High School Athletics Hall of Fame (HOF) and its second class of inductees.

Suffolk County Offers Wastewater Treatment Plant Tour on Saturday, May 7, 2016

On Saturday, May 7 residents will be given a unique chance to tour a modern wastewater treatment plant in Suffolk County.

Kentucky Derby Day at Belmont Park on Saturday, May 7, 2016

Thousands of racing fans from throughout the region will journey to Belmont Park on Saturday, May 7 in conjunction with the New York Racing Association's celebration and live simulcast of the Kentucky Derby, featuring Kentucky-themed cuisine, a ...

Missing Juvenile Alert: Emily Rojas Missing Since May 4, 2016

The Missing Person Squad is investigating a missing juvenile that occurred in North Bellmore on Wednesday, 05/04/16 at 10:45 A.M.

CANCELLED - Missing Juvenile Alert: Milton Valencia Missing Since May 2, 2016

The Missing Person Squad is investigating a Missing Juvenile that occurred on Monday, May 2, 2016 at 6:00 am in Hempstead.

Free Prom Transportation to Prevent Unfit Driving

To keep teens and drivers safe this prom season, the Community Ambulance Company is implementing a prevention program to offer free prom and banquet transportation to those students from the Bayport, Connetquot and Sayville School Districts.

PSEG Long Island Provides Big Savings for Small Businesses

PSEG Long Island is committed to helping small businesses and the local economy thrive. As the country comes together to celebrate National Small Business Week, the utility is proud to promote the wide array of energy efficiency ...

Firefighters Assemble in Albany to Address Legislative Concerns

Under the leadership of officers from four of the largest fire service organizations in New York State, volunteer and career firefighters descended on the Capitol today for their annual “Government Affairs Day,” meeting with their elected representatives ...

Second Precinct Police Officer Joshua Parsons Receives the STOP-DWI Top Cop Award

On Tuesday, May 3, 2016, County Executive Steve Bellone, Police Commissioner Timothy Sini, and representatives of Mothers Against Drunk Driving presided over the STOP-DWI TOP COP AWARD ceremony at the Suffolk County Police Academy.

Governor Cuomo Announces Legislative Reforms to Improve Child Care Program Safety

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that he is advancing legislation to bring more aggressive enforcement tools, tougher penalties and greater transparency to the oversight of child care programs throughout the state.

CDC: Hepatitis C Kills More Americans than Any Other Infectious Disease

Deaths associated with hepatitis C reached an all-time high of 19,659 in 2014, according to new surveillance data released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Emergency Service Officers Help Free Bay Shore Man's Hand Lodged in Meat Grinder

Suffolk County Police Emergency Service Section officers dismantled an industrial meat grinder after a man’s hand became lodged in the apparatus.

New York Restaurateurs and Napa Valley Wine Artisans Collaborate Bring First of its Kind Napa Valley Wine Country Dining Experience to Long Island

Napa Valley's fine wines, fresh ingredients and relaxed attitude have inspired the creation of Honig Grill, a new restaurant in Woodbury, NY.

GV Voices Sing National Anthem at CitiField

On Tuesday, April 26, the Green Vale School Voices, an elite choral group, under the direction of music teacher Jessica Chen, performed the National Anthem prior to the New York Mets hosting the Cincinnati Reds at CitiField.

New Gourmet Bistro Celebrates Official Grand Opening

La La Bistro a new take-out and delivery food establishment on Park Boulevard in Massapequa Park is making their opening official with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday, May 7, 2016.

Long Island Students Become Stars with Performances at Walt Disney World Resort

Students from five Long Island area high schools packed their bags for a magical, fun-filled and educational trip to Walt Disney World Resort where they entertained thousands of guests with their artistic performances at Magic Kingdom, Epcot ...
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