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"Dense Fog Advisory" ...Dense fog advisory in effect until 7 PM EST this evening... The National Weather Service in New York has issued a dense fog advisory...which is in effect until 7 PM EST this evening. * Locations...Queens...Nassau...and Suffolk counties. * Hazards...dense fog. * Visibilities...one quarter mile or less at times. * Timing...through 700 PM EST this evening. * Impacts...reduced visibilities...making travel hazardous. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A dense fog advisory means visibilities will frequently be reduced to one quarter mile or less. If driving...slow down...use your low beam headlights...and leave plenty of distance ahead of you in case a sudden stop is needed. , "Special Statement" ...Widespread fog...locally dense at times...through this afternoon across Long Island... Fog will continue across Long Island through this afternoon and possibly into early this evening. Visibilities will be frequently 1/2 to 1 1/2 statute miles...and at times a quarter mile or less...especially along the South Shore of Long Island. Visibilities will improve with a wind shift to the southwest late this afternoon into early this evening. Motorists should be on the look out for rapidly changing visibilities. If reduced visibilities are encountered...motorists should reduce speed and use low beam headlights. -- Monday Nov.24 14,02:48 PM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News





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Long Island Harley Owners Group Spreads Holiday Cheer on the Little Flower Children & Family Services of New York

The children and adult residents of Little Flower Children and Family Services of New York will welcome the Long Island Harley Owners Group (LI HOGs) on Sunday, November 30, 2014 to its Monsignor John T. Fagan Campus ...

The Long Island Crisis Center Celebrates #GivingTuesday on December 2nd

Join the Giving Tuesday Movement on Long Island!

FASNY Offers Advice to Ensure a Safe & Happy Thanksgiving

Follow these simple steps and enjoy a safe holiday.

Duo Wanted for Roosevelt Mugging

First Squad detectives are investigating a Robbery that occurred on Sunday, November 23, 2014 at 5:20 pm in Roosevelt.

Trio Wanted for Elmont Robbery

The Fourth Squad is investigating a Robbery that occurred on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 7:00 pm in Elmont.

DA Rice Introduces Facility Dog to Assist in Special Victims Bureau Cases

Highly trained Labrador Retriever 'Mega' to help victims & witnesses, especially children, in sensitive cases.

Presiding Officer Gregory Kicks Off His 2014-2015 Youth Leadership Caucus

Suffolk County Legislature Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory recently welcomed the members of his 2014-2015 Youth Leadership Caucus.

Readthebyline, Vicki's Dancer Take NYSS Stakes

Readthebyline and Vicki's Dancer emerged victorious in the $125,000 New York Stallion Series Thunder Rumble and $125,000 NYSS Staten Island, respectively, on Saturday at Aqueduct Racetrack.

Ortiz, Jr. to Represent North America in International Jockeys' Championship

Ortiz is one of 12 riders competing for a $100,000 prize in the International Jockeys' Championship.

New York State Parks Announces Cyber Monday Special on 3-Year Empire Passport

Online purchase of 3-Year Empire Passport provides more savings and unlimited access to State Parks until 2018.

Man Arrested for DWI After Crashing into House

Suffolk County Police Sixth Precinct Patrol officers arrested a man for driving while intoxicated after he drove his car into his next door neighbor’s house this morning.

NYS DEC: Suffolk County’s Model Geothermal Permitting Code Available

Suffolk has become the first county in New York State to adopt a model building code for highly efficient geothermal cooling and heating systems. The code is modeled in part on one already in place in the ...

Woman Arrested Driving Without a License After Uniondale Crash

The Homicide Squad is investigating a serious auto accident that occurred on Friday, November 21, 2014 at 7:19 p.m. in Uniondale.

Mangano Honors Yes We Care

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano recognized a local charity designed to greatly improve the quality of life for all veterans, through first-class housing, quality medical care, spiritual comfort and guidance, and stress management.

Mangano Announces “Holiday Party for Wildlife” at Tackapausha Museum & Preserve

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano has announced that the Holiday Party for Wildlife will take place at Tackapausha Museum and Preserve on Saturday, December 13th at 1:00 p.m.

Mangano Congratulates Winner Of Largest Turkey Competition

Long Islanders Supporting Island Harvest are Commended.

MTA Bridges and Tunnels Celebrates 50 Years of Service At Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

MTA Chairman and CEO Thomas F. Prendergast along with MTA Bridges and Tunnels officials celebrated the anniversary of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge today, 50 years to the day after it first opened.

SCPD Crime Alert: Man Killed in Shirley Shooting

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the shooting death of a man outside a Shirley residence last night.

Malverne Senior Killed in West Hempstead Car Crash

The Homicide Squad reports the details of a fatal motor vehicle accident that occurred on Friday, November 21, 2014 at 5:15 p.m. in West Hempstead.

Community Ambulance Company of Sayville Honors Late Presiding Officer William J. Lindsay

he Community Ambulance Company of Sayville recently named their Education Center in their new headquarters located on Lakeland Avenue after the late Presiding Officer William J. Lindsay.
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