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"Winter Storm Warning" ...Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 PM EST this evening... * locations...eastern Essex...Union...and Hudson counties in New Jersey...and New York City and Long Island in New York. * Hazard types...heavy snow. * Accumulations...snow accumulation of 4 to 7 inches. * Timing...wintry mix changes to all snow by 5 am. Snow may be heavy at times this morning into early afternoon...before tapering off late this afternoon into this evening. * Visibilities...one quarter mile at times this morning into early afternoon. * Temperatures...mid 30s early this morning...dropping into the lower 20s by afternoon. * Impacts...hazardous travel conditions due to falling temperatures and Road icing...greatly reduced visibilities and significant snow accumulations. Some blowing and drifting snow is possible late this morning through this afternoon. 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. , "Special Statement" ...Moderate to locally heavy snow will impact Bronx...Hudson...Kings (Brooklyn)...Nassau...New York (Manhattan)...Queens...Richmond (staten island)...southern Essex...Suffolk and Union counties for the morning commute At 600 am EST...National Weather Service Doppler radar was tracking moderate to locally heavy snow developing over the area. Snowfall rates of one half to one inch per hour and visibilities of 1/2 to 1/4 mile or less are expected to develop through 8am. Temperatures dropping below freezing from mid-morning on will result in icing on untreated roads. Expect travel to become increasingly difficult through the morning rush. A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect for the area. NV 603 am EST Thu Mar 5 2015 ...Moderate to locally heavy snow will impact Bronx...Hudson...Kings (Brooklyn)...Nassau...New York (Manhattan)...Queens...Richmond (staten island)...southern Essex...Suffolk and Union counties for the morning commute At 600 am EST...National Weather Service Doppler radar was tracking moderate to locally heavy snow developing over the area. Snowfall rates of one half to one inch per hour and visibilities of 1/2 to 1/4 mile or less are expected to develop through 8am. Temperatures dropping below freezing from mid-morning on will result in icing on untreated roads. Expect travel to become increasingly difficult through the morning rush. A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect for the area. NV 514 am EST Thu Mar 5 2015 ...Snow will impact morning commute for the Bronx...Hudson...Kings (Brooklyn)...Nassau...New York (Manhattan)...Queens...Richmond (staten island)...southern Essex...Suffolk and Union counties... At 507 am EST...National Weather Service Doppler radar was tracking light to moderate snow developing over the region. One to two inches of snow are possible by 8 am. With visibilities dropping to 1/2 mile at times and temperatures dropping to or just below freezing through 8 am...deteriorating Road conditions can be expected. Motorists should exercise extreme caution during this morning commute. NV 514 am EST Thu Mar 5 2015 ...Snow will impact morning commute for the Bronx...Hudson...Kings (Brooklyn)...Nassau...New York (Manhattan)...Queens...Richmond (staten island)...southern Essex...Suffolk and Union counties... At 507 am EST...National Weather Service Doppler radar was tracking light to moderate snow developing over the region. One to two inches of snow are possible by 8 am. With visibilities dropping to 1/2 mile at times and temperatures dropping to or just below freezing through 8 am...deteriorating Road conditions can be expected. Motorists should exercise extreme caution during this morning commute. NV -- Thursday Mar.05 15,06:48 AM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

 

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NCPD Officers Assist Mother Giving Birth in Bayville

Nassau County Police report the details of an Aided Case involving the birth of a baby boy on Wednesday, March 04, 2015 at 5:20 am in Bayville.

Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School's 'Souper Bowl of Caring'

Leading up to last month’s Super Bowl, Nathaniel Woodhull Elementary School along with other schools throughout the William Floyd School District, participated in the “Souper Bowl of Caring”.

Man Wanted for Robbing Deer Park Carvels

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who robbed two Deer Park ice cream shops earlier this year.

Woman Wanted for Stealing Selfie Prints from Selden Walgreens Photo Lab

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Sixth Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the woman who stole photographs from a Selden store.

NCPD Crime Alert: Student Mugged on Nassau Community College Camus

The Third Squad reports the details of a Robbery that occurred on Tuesday, March 03, 2015 at 4:15 p.m. in East Garden City.

Freeport Man Arrested for Forging Checks, Stealing From Employer

he Major Case Bureau reports the arrest of an East Meadow man for Grand Larceny that occurred on Tuesday, March 03, 2015 at 12:30 pm in Freeport.

Legislator Anker Speaks at Middle Island Civic Meeting

Legislator Sarah Anker was the guest speaker at the Middle Island Civic Association (MICA) meeting on February 19, 2015.

$900 Million to be Invested in State Parks Through 2020

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today unveiled a seven-point framework of the NY Parks 2020 Plan that will leverage approximately $900 million in public and private funding to modernize the State park system. NY Parks 2020 was previewed ...

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Over $13.5 Million Recovered For Individuals Through Consumer Assistance Program Since 2011

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced that since January 2011, his office has helped over 17,000 people successfully resolve their consumer complaints.

Man Wanted for Robbing Freeport Autozone

The First Squad reports the details of a Robbery that occurred on Monday, March 2, 2015 at 9:00 p.m. in Freeport.

Brooklyn Man Sentenced to 36 Years for Attempting to Drug and Sexually Abuse Children

On Friday, February 27, 2015, in federal court in Brooklyn, Bebars Baslan was sentenced to 36 years’ imprisonment for his attempt to drug and sexually abuse three young children: a seven-year-old, an 18-month-old, and three-month-old infant, and ...

Suspect Wanted for Shoplifting at Centereach Walmart

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Sixth Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who stole beverages from a Centereach store last year.

Suspect Wanted for Shoplifting at Smithtown Walgreens

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Fourth Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who stole hair regrowth products from a Smithtown store last month.

Bay Street Theater's Kid School Vacation Theater Camp April 6-10, Sign Up Now!

The five-day camp will be led by Karen Hochstedler and includes instruction in acting, singing, dance, performance, and more.

Navy Petty Officer Marmaduke Simms, of Oakdale Selected as Recruiter of the Year

Electronics Technician First Class Petty Officer Marmaduke Simms III, a native of Oakdale, N.Y., was selected for a national award as the Navy Recruiting Command Nuclear Field Coordinator of the Year for 2014.

Suffolk County Legislator Robert Trotta Congratulates Eagle Scout Matthew O’Connell

Suffolk County Legislator Robert Trotta Congratulates Eagle Scout Matthew O’Connell of Commack’s Boy Scout Troop 125.

NYC’s Underground Wi-Fi Provider Launches Subway Selfie Photo Contest

Free Transit Wireless WiFi™ Service Turns Waiting for a Train into a Photo Opp!

Legislator Hahn to Host Lifesaving Drug Overdose Training Seminar

In the continuing battle against the opiate and painkiller epidemic, health officials will offer to the public a free Naloxone training session hosted by Suffolk County Legislator Kara Hahn.

Kaminsky Sponsers Bills to Prohibit Sex Offenders from Residing Near a School

In response to a recent court ruling striking down Nassau County’s sex offender residency restrictions, Assemblyman Todd Kaminsky is co-sponsoring legislation that would prohibit all sex offenders from residing within 1,000 feet of a school, or residing ...

Suffolk County Police Warn of Dangers of Melting Ice

With warmer temperatures in the forecast, the Suffolk County Police Marine Bureau is reminding the public of ice safety tips.
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