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"Areal Flood Advisory" The National Weather Service in Upton NY has issued an * Urban Flood Advisory for minor flooding of poor drainage areas in... far southeastern Suffolk County in southeast New York... * until 100 am EDT. * At 1107 PM EDT...radar indicated thunderstorms moving into areas on the South Fork of Long Island that received 1 to 2 inches of rain earlier this evening. Up to an additional inch of rain is possible there and elsewhere on the South Fork between now and 1 am...causing additional minor flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas. Precautionary/preparedness actions... Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of floods. Lat...Lon 4104 7188 4086 7242 4098 7246 4096 7240 4100 7238 4100 7233 4103 7228 4102 7225 4104 7226 4104 7220 4107 7217 4102 7212 4105 7210 4104 7209 4100 7210 4103 7206 4105 7197 4108 7194 4107 7185 Goodman , "Wind Advisory" ...Wind Advisory in effect until 2 am EDT Thursday... The National Weather Service in New York has issued a Wind Advisory...which is in effect until 2 am EDT Thursday. * Locations...coastal Connecticut from New Haven east...and all of Suffolk County Long Island. * Hazards...strong winds. * Winds...north 25 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph. * Timing...until 2 am. * Impacts...strong northerly winds may down power lines and a few trees...and make driving difficult on elevated roadways and bridges. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph... or gusts of 46 to 57 mph...are expected or occurring. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution. -- Wednesday Oct.22 14,11:36 PM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News





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Two Subjects Arrested in Shooting of Hempstead Man

The Major Case Bureau, Special Investigation Squad reports the arrest of Malik Galloway, 21 of 22 Whitson Street, Hempstead and Billy McLen, 15, of 9 Remsen Avenue, Hempstead for Attempted Murder.

William Floyd Raises Nearly $9,500 for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

To commemorate Breast Cancer Awareness Month, schools in the William Floyd School District raised nearly $9,500 throughout the month of October to help raise awareness and fight the battle against this debilitating disease.

Two Hempstead Men Arrested for Reckless Endangerment

The Major Case Bureau reports the arrests of two Hempstead men on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 3:20 P.M. in Hempstead.

Whitman Birthplace to Unveil Rare Whitman Bible

Call for Whitman Descendants to attend.

Teams Ready to Do Battle at Canstruction Long Island Design/Build Competition

A/E/C Industry and Students Alike Ready to Fight Hunger and Build Relationships on Long Island.

Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night in the Roarin’ Twenties at AUPAC

Adelphi University presents Shakespeare’s classic comedy Twelfth Night, set on the French Riviera in the 1920s.

NCPD Safety Alert: Man Wanted for Attempting to Sexually Assault Woman in Westbury

The Major Case Bureau, Special Victim’s Squad is investigating a Sex Offense that occurred in Westbury on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 12:40 am.

Three “Gingerbread Lanes” To Debut In New York City In November 2014

It’s a “tale of three cities” for GingerBread Lane for the 2014 holiday season.

PSEG Long Island Names Paul Napoli Vice President of Power Markets

Brings Three Decades of Expertise to Company’s New Role.

Baldwin Man Indicted in Fatal Alcohol and Drug Fueled Crash in Port Washington

Cosmin Florea, 34, charged with killing 49-year-old man while drunk and high on marijuana and then leaving scene.

SCPD Looking for Information About East Islip Hit & Run

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Third Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the person or people who struck a female pedestrian in East Islip earlier this month.

Westbury Man Arrested for Burglarizing Local Subway

The Third Squad reports the arrest of a Westbury man for Burglary that occurred on Monday, October 20, 2014 at 7:55 pm.

Be Safe This Halloween by Following NFPA’s Fire Safety Tips

Glowing jack-o-lanterns, festive decorations, spooky costumes – Halloween offers tons of festive fun, but it does come with hidden fire dangers that can be truly scary

Governor Cuomo Announces $17.6 Million to Protect 6,440 Acres of Farmland Across New York State

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced $17.6 million to protect more than 6,400 acres of farmland across New York State, which will maintain the land’s use for agricultural purposes and keep the land free from future development.

PSEG Long Island Opens a New Customer Service Center in the Rockaways

PSEG Long Island President and COO David Daly was joined today by local and state leaders to celebrate the opening of the first PSEG Long Island customer service center in the Rockaways.

Elizabeth Turnbull: Field of Vision - A Solo Exhibition at Hersh Fine Art

Hersh Fine Art is pleased to announce Field of Vision, a solo exhibition of drawings and paintings by Garden City artist Elizabeth Turnbull. Field of Vision will be on view from November 8 until December 3, 2014.

William Floyd Blood Drive Collects Much Needed Donations

More than 75 students and staff at William Floyd High School recently donated blood at the semi-annual blood drive to help replenish local blood banks.

Longwood School District Named Recipient of $1.7 Million Climate Transformation Grant

Longwood is the only district on Long Island to be awarded funding.

State Parks Urges Boaters to Be Prepared for Cold Water

New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Commissioner Rose Harvey today reminded boaters to take precautions to protect themselves from heightened dangers of sudden, unexpected cold water immersion while on late season boating outings, ...
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