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"Winter Storm Warning" ...Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 6 am EDT Thursday... * what...heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 10 to 15 inches are expected, with locally higher amounts possible. * Where...New Haven, Middlesex and northern New London counties in southern Connecticut and western Suffolk County in New York. * When...until 6 am EDT Thursday. * Additional details...snow this morning will become heavy by afternoon and into the evening. Expect significant reductions in visibility at times. A combination of the heavy snow and wind gusts up to 40 mph could bring down tree limbs and power lines, creating power outages. Travel will be very difficult to impossible, especially during the evening commute. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. Check local Department of Transportation information services for the latest Road conditions. , "Coastal Flood Advisory" ...Coastal flood advisory remains in effect from noon today to 6 PM EDT this evening... ...Coastal flood advisory in effect from midnight tonight to 4 am EDT Thursday... The National Weather Service in New York NY has issued a coastal flood advisory, which is in effect from midnight tonight to 4 am EDT Thursday. * Locations...vulnerable locales along western Long Island Sound. * Tidal departure...1 1/2 to 2 1/2 ft today and tonight. * Timing...widespread minor coastal flooding expected with the high tide cycles today and tonight. * Coastal flood impacts...about 1 to 2 ft of inundation above ground level in vulnerable areas. Some roads and low lying property near the Waterfront will experience shallow flooding. * Shoreline impacts...breaking waves of 2 to 4 ft along the north and east facing shorelines will result in beach erosion with only minor damage possible to shoreline structures. 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 -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 21/03 PM 8.7/ 9.2 1.4/ 1.9 1.7/ 2.2 2-3 minor 22/03 am 9.0/ 9.5 1.7/ 2.2 1.4/ 1.9 2 minor 22/04 PM 7.2/ 7.7 -0.2/ 0.3 0.4/ 0.9 1-2 none 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 -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 21/03 PM 9.2/ 9.7 1.3/ 1.8 1.8/ 2.2 3 minor 22/03 am 9.6/10.1 1.7/ 2.2 1.6/ 2.0 2 minor 22/04 PM 7.7/ 8.2 -0.2/ 0.2 0.5/ 1.0 1-2 none 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 -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 21/03 am 9.5/10.0 1.7/ 2.2 1.4/ 1.9 2 none 21/03 PM 10.0/10.5 2.2/ 2.7 2.2/ 2.7 2-3 minor 22/03 am 9.5/10.0 1.7/ 2.2 1.1/ 1.6 2 none 22/04 PM 7.8/ 8.4 0.1/ 0.6 0.5/ 1.0 1 none Piermont NY MLLW categories - minor 6.4 ft, moderate 7.4 ft, major 8.4 ft mhhw categories - minor 2.4 ft, moderate 3.4 ft, major 4.4 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 21/01 PM 5.1/ 5.6 1.1/ 1.6 1.9/ 2.3 0 none 22/01 am 5.6/ 6.1 1.6/ 2.0 2.1/ 2.6 0 none 22/02 PM 4.0/ 4.5 0.0/ 0.5 0.9/ 1.4 0 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 -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 21/03 PM 8.8/ 9.3 1.5/ 2.0 1.9/ 2.3 4-5 none 22/03 am 9.1/ 9.6 1.8/ 2.2 1.6/ 2.0 4 minor 22/04 PM 7.1/ 7.6 -0.2/ 0.2 0.4/ 0.9 2-3 none 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 -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 21/03 PM 9.4/ 9.9 1.5/ 2.0 1.5/ 2.0 3 none 22/03 am 9.7/10.2 1.8/ 2.2 1.2/ 1.7 3 none 22/04 PM 8.1/ 8.6 0.2/ 0.7 0.4/ 0.9 2 none -- Wednesday Mar.21 18,05:04 AM

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for May 24 through May 26

Long Island is packed with Memorial Day weekend activities and other entertaining performances! Check it all out here!

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Memorial Day is upon us and you can bet there are tons of things to do this weekend on Long Island! On Saturday, head over to the Pennysaver Amphitheater at Bald Hill for the opening night of Brookhaven Fair. There’s also performances scheduled like A Night in the Theater at Arena Players Repertory Theatre and A Chorus Line at Cultural Arts Playhouse at Roslyn Heights. On Saturday, Memorial Day weekend celebrations kick off with entertainment like the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach and fireworks and a concert at North Hempstead Beach Park. Old Westbury Gardens also has the Long Island Mozart Festival going on. On Sunday, there’s the Bellmore Memorial Day Weekend Festival and performances like Who Are Those Guys? at The Suffolk Theater and Lez Zeppelin at The Stephen Talkhouse. Check out the details below!

FRIDAY – MAY 24, 2013

Who: Brookhaven Fair At The Pennysaver Amphitheater At Bald Hill
Info: The Brookhaven Fair is back for the 12th year! This is the start of three big weekends where you can enjoy family fun attractions, thrill rides, games, and amusements. There’s also a fireworks show this Saturday. For today – it’s opening night, admission is just $1.
Cost: $1 Opening Night Admission, $8 Regular Admission
Time & Place: 5PM to 12AM at The Pennysaver Amphitheater At Bald Hill, South Bicycle Path, Farmingville – (631) 920-2309

Who: A Night In The Theater At Arena Players Repertory Theatre
Info: Enjoy a comedy play performance about two couples at the theater for their weekly dose of culture. On one night, while out to see the play ‘Hamlet,’ there is chatter amongst the characters and much is revealed about themselves, their children, a dead friend, and occasionally, Hamlet.
Cost: $18 to $25
Time & Place: 8PM at Arena Players Repertory Theatre, 296 Route 109, East Farmingdale – (516) 293-0674

Who: A Chorus Line At Cultural Arts Playhouse At Roslyn Heights
Info: This musical tells the story of 17 dancers filled with anxiety and hope, auditioning for spots in the chorus line of a Broadway show.
Cost: $15 For Advance Ticket, $18 At The Door
Time & Place: 8PM at Cultural Arts Playhouse At Roslyn Heights, 40 Lincoln Avenue, Roslyn Heights

SATURDAY – MAY 25, 2013

Who: Bethpage Air Show At Jones Beach
Info: It’s the 10th anniversary of the Bethpage Air Show! Take the family out to Jones Beach this weekend to enjoy an all-star line up of civilian performers and the Royal Canadian CF-18.
Cost: Free Event
Time & Place: 10AM to 3PM at Jones Beach, 1000 Ocean Parkway, Wantagh – (516) 221-1000

Who: Memorial Day Fireworks And Concert At North Hempstead Beach Park
Info: To celebrate Memorial Day, enjoy a concert featuring classic rock band tribute band, Minute by Minute and Mack and Soul. Also enjoy a night of fireworks display on barges in the harbor.
Cost: $5 Per Car
Time & Place: 3PM Park Opens, 6PM For Fireworks at North Hempstead Beach Park, 175 West Shore Road, Port Washington – (516) 869-6311

Who: Long Island Mozart Festival At Old Westbury Gardens
Info: Returning for the sixth season, this event is in collaboration with Chamber Players International. Come out to enjoy a day of music featuring Mozart Sonatas and Piano Trios, Svetlana Smolina, pianist.
Cost: $10 General Admission for House and Gardens, Festival Included

Time & Place: 4PM to 6PM at Old Westbury Gardens, 71 Old Westbury Gardens, Old Westbury – (516) 333-0048

SUNDAY – MAY 26, 2013

Who: Bellmore Memorial Day Weekend Festival At Bellmore Train Station
Info: This festival features dozens of vendors with handcrafted items, jewelry, accessories, clothing, home décor and unique gift items. Come out to support the small local businesses!
Cost: Free Event
Time & Place: 11AM to 6PM at Bellmore Train Station, Sunrise Highway, Bellmore

Who: Who Are Those Guys? At The Suffolk Theater
Info: Who Are Those Guys? offers music with that classic rock vibe, Neo-Classic Rock. It has been performing great rock and roll for over 25 years.
Cost: $20
Time & Place: 7PM at The Suffolk Theater, 118 East Main Street, Riverhead – (631) 727-4343

Who: Lez Zeppelin At The Stephen Talkhouse
Info: Paying homage to Led Zeppelin, enjoy renditions of classics like ‘Black Dog’ and ‘Stairway to Heaven.’
Cost: $65
Time & Place: 8PM at The Stephen Talkhouse, 161 Main Street, Amagansett – (631) 267-3117

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