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"Winter Storm Warning" ...Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 6 PM EST this evening... * locations...Suffolk County on Long Island. * Hazard types...heavy snow...strong winds...and blowing and drifting snow. * Accumulations...snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches. * Winds...north 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. * Temperatures...in the lower 30s. * Visibilities...one quarter mile or less at times. * Timing...snow will be heavy at times this morning into the early afternoon...then gradually taper off late this afternoon. * Impacts...the combination of strong winds and heavy wet snow will bring down tree limbs and power lines. Hazardous travel conditions are expected due to greatly reduced visibilities and significant snow accumulations. Near blizzard conditions are expected...especially out on The Forks and on Fishers Island. 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. , "Coastal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory" ...Coastal Flood Warning in effect until 1 PM EST this afternoon... ...Coastal Flood Advisory remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to 1 am EST Tuesday... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a coastal Flood Warning...which is in effect until 1 PM EST this afternoon. The coastal Flood Advisory is no longer in effect. * Locations...coastal locations along the North Shore of Nassau and northwestern Suffolk. * Tidal departures...2 1/2 to 3 1/2 feet above astronomical tides. * Timing...moderate coastal flooding expected for this morning high tide cycles...and minor for tonight. * Coastal flood impacts...widespread flooding of vulnerable shore roads and/or properties due to height of storm tide and/or wave action this morning. Several Road closures are needed. Isolated structural damage may be observed. This type of event is covered by a coastal Flood Warning. ...L.I. Sound water levels for this morning... Kings Point NY......1034 am.......11.3-11.8..........moderate. Glen Cove NY........1048 am.......11.2-11.7..........moderate. Old Field NY........1050 am........9.5-10.0..........minor.... ...L.I. Sound water levels for tonight... Kings Point NY......1102 PM........9.6-10.0..........minor.... Glen Cove NY........1117 PM........9.6-10.1..........minor.... Old Field NY........1118 PM........9.0-9.5...........minor.... Precautionary/preparedness actions... A coastal Flood Warning means that flooding is expected or occurring. Coastal residents in the warned area should be alert for rising water...and take appropriate action to protect life and property. A coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore. -- Monday Feb.08 16,11:24 AM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

 

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Cupid's Corner: Long Island Valentine's Day 2016 Events for Kids

Valentine's Day isn't just a holiday for adults, it's for kids too!

Green Vale Students Train with Richie Barshay Trio

The Green Vale School welcomed noted jazz percussionist Richie Barshay to campus on Thursday, January 28. Barshay held percussion-based workshops with grades 4-8, giving students the opportunity to learn globally-inspired jazz elements.

Submissions For 19th Annual Long Island International Film Expo (LIIFE) Open Now Through March 1st!

Nassau County Film Commissioner Debra Markowitz recently announced that Filmmaker submissions for the 2016 Long Island International Film Expo are now open!

Oscar Nominee, Carter Burwell, Discusses the Coen Brothers, Spike Jonze and Twilight on Tom Needham's The Sounds of Film

Long Island's Carter Burwell will be Tom Needham's special guest this Thursday at 6 P.M. on WUSB's The Sounds of Film.

MUSIQUE: Motown to Disco and Rock and Roll, Features Recent Suffolk Grad

Suffolk County Community College Theater Arts graduate Mary Seymour (2014, center in photo) is a member of the ultimate dance party group, MUSIQUE, that will perform at Suffolk County Community College’s Van Nostrand Theater on Saturday, March ...

Down, Set, Hike: Super Bowl 50 Viewing Parties Happening Across Long Island

Capture the excitement of Super Bowl 50 by heading out to one of the many Super Bowl parties taking place on Long Island!

LongIsland.com’s 2016 February Family Fun Guide: Super Bowl Parties, Romantic Valentine’s Dinners, Black History Month, and More!

This short month is filled to the brim with parties, dinners, programs, and fun activities!

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Findings of Investigation into Consumer Abuses in Live Entertainment Ticket Industry

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today released the results of a wide-ranging investigation into the concert and sports ticket industry.

The Doo Wop Project to Perform at Adelphi University on February 21

Current and former stars of Broadway’s Jersey Boys and Motown: The Musical will sing in The Doo Wop Project

Barbershop Harmony Society's Nassau Mid-Island Chapter Gets to the Heart(s) of the Matter with "Singing Valentines"

The sound of love songs offered in four-part harmony by tuxedoed barbershop quartets decked out in cummerbunds and bow ties in bright red, are at the heart of a musical way to relay caring thoughts guaranteed to ...

Eugene O’Neill’s A Moon for the Misbegotten at Staller Center for the Arts, Stony Brook University - Saturday, February 13

A Moon for the Misbegotten, Eugene O’Neill’s last play and only true love story, will be presented by Staller Center for the Arts on Main Stage, Saturday, February 13 at 8 pm, performed by actors from Philadelphia’s ...

Award-Winning LI Comic Steve GB and Moth Grand Slam Winner Tracey Segarra Join Line-Up of February Storytelling Show in Port Jefferson

(mostly) TRUE THINGS, a monthly storytelling show that features true stories - with a twist - told live, without notes and the only one of its kind on Long Island will feature award-winning Long Island comic and ...

Fun Ways To Enjoy Super Bowl Sunday That Have Absolutely Nothing To Do With Football

Escape the Super Bowl Sunday madness by attending one of these great events, or participating in one of these non-football related activities!

All the Hits, The Beatles & The Rolling Stones Tribute Concerts at Bay Street Theater

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce All the Hits, The Beatles & The Rolling Stones Tribute Concerts, a concert on Friday and Saturday, February 4 and 5 at 8 ...

Billy Joel Drummer Liberty Devitto and Mike Nichols: American Masters' Julian Schlossberg Join Tom Needham on the Sounds of Film

Longtime Billy Joel drummer Liberty DeVitto will be Tom Needham's special guest this Thursday at 6 P.M. on WUSB's the Sounds of Film.

Singer and Acclaimed Performer Nellie McKay Makes Her Adelphi University Performing Arts Center Debut on February 12th

Adelphi University Performing Arts Center (AUPAC) is proud to present the acclaimed singer-songwriter Nellie McKay with her music showcasing different genres, from jazz to rap and disco to funk. The concert will take place on Friday, February ...

Back by Popular Demand for Black History Month -- Running Scared, Running Free: Escape to the Promised Land

In honor of Black History Month Long Islanders can truly celebrate the meaning of freedom with WMHO’s acclaimed Running Scared, Running Free: Escape to the Promised Land.

Hip-hop Legend Kurtis Blow Raps with Tom Needham on the Sounds of Film Radio Show

Hip-hop legend Kurtis Blow will be Tom Needham's special guest this Thursday at 6 P.M. on The Sounds of Film Show on WUSB 90.1 FM.

Philip Edward Fisher Returns to Adelphi University on Saturday, January 16

—Program Highlights All Four of Chopin’s Ballades—

LongIsland.com’s 2016 January Family Fun Guide: Kick-Start Your Year with Wonderful Winter Fairs, Concerts, and Wedding Expos!

January is full of fun wintery events and cozy concerts, as well as outdoor events designed to keep you focused on your resolutions!
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