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"Coastal Flood Advisory" ...Coastal flood advisory in effect from 4 am to 7 am EST Friday... The National Weather Service in New York NY has issued a coastal flood advisory, which is in effect from 4 am to 7 am EST Friday. * Locations...western Long Island Sound including New Haven and Fairfield counties in southern Connecticut, Westchester, Bronx, northern Queens, northern Nassau and northwest Suffolk counties in New York. * Tidal departure...2 to 3 ft above astronomical tides around the times of high tide. * Coastal flood impacts...there is a low threat of property damage. Shallow flooding is expected in the most vulnerable locations near the Waterfront and shoreline. Expect around 1 to 2 feet of inundation above ground level in low lying, vulnerable areas. Some roads and low lying property including parking lots, Parks, lawns and homes/businesses with basements near the Waterfront will experience shallow flooding. * Timing...around the times of high tide tonight. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore. Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour. Bridgeport CT MLLW categories - minor 8.9 ft, moderate 10.4 ft, major 11.4 ft mhhw categories - minor 1.6 ft, moderate 3.1 ft, major 4.1 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 16/05 am 8.9/ 9.4 1.6/ 2.0 2.7/ 3.2 2-3 minor Stamford CT MLLW categories - minor 9.4 ft, moderate 11.0 ft, major 12.4 ft mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 3.1 ft, major 4.5 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 16/05 am 9.3/ 9.8 1.4/ 1.9 2.7/ 3.2 2-3 minor New Haven CT MLLW categories - minor 8.6 ft, moderate 9.2 ft, major 10.5 ft mhhw categories - minor 1.9 ft, moderate 2.5 ft, major 3.8 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 16/05 am 8.4/ 8.9 1.7/ 2.2 2.7/ 3.2 2 minor Kings Point NY MLLW categories - minor 10.0 ft, moderate 10.5 ft, major 13.0 ft mhhw categories - minor 2.2 ft, moderate 2.7 ft, major 5.2 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 16/06 am 9.4/ 9.9 1.6/ 2.0 2.8/ 3.4 2 none Old Field NY MLLW categories - minor 9.2 ft, moderate 10.2 ft, major 12.2 ft mhhw categories - minor 1.9 ft, moderate 2.9 ft, major 4.9 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 16/05 am 9.1/ 9.6 1.8/ 2.2 3.0/ 3.5 2-4 minor Glen Cove NY MLLW categories - minor 10.1 ft, moderate 11.1 ft, major 13.1 ft mhhw categories - minor 2.2 ft, moderate 3.2 ft, major 5.2 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 16/05 am 9.2/ 9.7 1.3/ 1.8 2.6/ 3.1 2-3 none -- Thursday Nov.15 18,01:49 PM

Resolution Round Up: Looking to Continue Your Education? 12 Places on LI to Go Back to School!

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A mind is a terrible thing to waste, so it’s said. If you’re a senior with you school days a long ways behind you or a student who’s just received your Associates or Bachelors Degree ...

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A mind is a terrible thing to waste, so it’s said. If you’re a senior with you school days a long ways behind you or a student who’s just received your Associates or Bachelors Degree it may still be a good idea to continue your education. It’s been reported that keeping the mind active can prolong life and stave unhappiness. The follow list is a just a sampling off the trade schools and college available on Long Island. Please consult the list and call or visit the website of a school best suited for you.

 
1. CW Post – (516) 299-2000
720 Northern Boulevard, Brookville
 
2. Nassau Community College – (516) 572-7501
1 Education Drive, Garden City
 
3. New York Institute of Technology – (516) 686-1000
Northern Boulevard, Old Westbury
 
4. New York College of Health Professions – 1800-922-7337
6801 Jericho Turnpike, Syosset
 
5. Dowling College
Rudolph-Oakdale Campus- (631) 244-3000
150 Idle House Boulevard, Oakdale
 
Brookhaven Campus – (631) 244-3000
1300 William Floyd Parkway, Shirley
 
Melville Center – (631) 244-3190
145 Pinelawn Road, Suite 350 S, Melville
 
6. Five Towns College – (631) 656-2110
305 North Service Road, Dix Hills
 
7. Saint Joseph’s College – (631) 687-5100
155 West Roe Boulevard, Patchogue
 
8. SUNY Old Westbury – (516) 876-3000
223 Store Hill Road, Old Westbury
 
9. Stony Brook University – (631) 751-1800
100 Nicholls Road, Stony Brook
 
10. Briarcliffe College – 1-888-348-4999
225 West Main Street, Patchogue – (631) 576-4828
1055 Steward Avenue, Bethpage – (516) 708-4955
 
11. SUNY Farmingdale – (631) 420-1530
2350 Broadhollow Road, Farmingdale
 
12. Suffolk County Community College – (631) 451-4110
533 College Road, Selden