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Tropical Storm Fay Winding Down This product covers Southeast New York, Northeast New Jersey, and Southern Connecticut **Tropical Storm Fay Winding Down** NEW INFORMATION --------------- * CHANGES TO WATCHES AND WARNINGS: - Tropical Storm Warning cancelled for New York City boroughs, Eastern Essex, Eastern Union and Hudson Counties. * CURRENT WATCHES AND WARNINGS: - A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Northeastern Suffolk, Northern Nassau, Northwestern Suffolk, Southeastern Suffolk, Southern Fairfield, Southern Middlesex, Southern Nassau, Southern New Haven, Southern New London, Southern Westchester, and Southwestern Suffolk * STORM INFORMATION: - About 20 miles northwest of New York City NY or about 120 miles west of Montauk Point NY - 41.0N 74.2W - Storm Intensity 40 mph - Movement North or 5 degrees at 17 mph SITUATION OVERVIEW ------------------ Tropical Storm Fay, located west of NYC, will continue to weaken as it lifts north of the Tri-state overnight. The remaining threats are for gusty winds tonight and dangerous surf conditions into Saturday. POTENTIAL IMPACTS ----------------- * OTHER COASTAL HAZARDS: Life-threatening rip currents are expected for all people entering the surf zone. Beach flooding and localized dune erosion along the Atlantic Ocean beachfront are possible during the times of high tide tonight through Saturday. Localized minor flooding, inundation of 1 ft or less, along vulnerable coastal and shoreline locales of the Great South Bay of Long Island and Jamaica Bay, Lower NY/NJ Harbor, Coastal CT, Coastal Westchester, and Gardiners Bay during times of high tide tonight. * WIND: Potential impacts from the main wind event are now unfolding across. Remain well sheltered from hazardous wind having limited impacts. If realized, these impacts include: - Unsecured lightweight objects blown about. - A few large tree limbs broken off. A few trees shallow rooted trees uprooted. Some roadway signs blown over. - A few roads impassable from debris, particularly within urban or heavily wooded places. Hazardous driving conditions on bridges and other elevated roadways. - Scattered power and communications outages. Elsewhere across Southeast New York, Northeast New Jersey, and Southern Connecticut, little to no impact is anticipated.

Gun Buyback at Lighthouse Mission in North Bellport

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Gun Buyback at Lighthouse Mission in North Bellport happening on May 11th, from 9AM until 12PM.

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North Bellport, NY - April 25th, 2013 - Lighthouse Mission is pleased to announce the Gun Buyback Program which will be hosted at Lighthouse Mission at 1543 Montauk Highway, North Bellport, NY 11713 on Saturday, May 11th from 9am to 12noon.  This program is designed to create a safe, anonymous environment where individuals can turn in illegally possessed guns.  Removing illegally owned guns from the streets helps to secure neighborhoods without infringing on the 2nd amendments rights of law abiding gun owners.

Town of Brookhaven’s Councilwoman Connie Kepert and Suffolk County Legislator Calarco have requested Lighthouse Mission’s cooperation to host the event because of the impeccable reputation, innovative community initiatives and overall impact Lighthouse Mission has had within the challenged community of North Bellport and throughout Suffolk County.  

Lighthouse Mission is Long Island’s only weekly mobile food pantry reaching into 8 different towns covering 765 square miles of Suffolk County, feeding 3000 people per week.  Offering Hope and Help with the Good News of Jesus Christ to change lives and practical assistance through their Mobile Food Pantry, innovative Youth Development and Community Initiatives. Lighthouse Mission serves and resources 156,000 individuals throughout the year with uniquely engineered programs, moving people from poverty to purpose.

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For More Information, Please Contact:
Lighthouse Mission’s Office
(631) 758-7584
www.LighthouseMission.net