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"High Wind Warning" ...High Wind Warning in effect from midnight tonight to noon EST Sunday... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a High Wind Warning, which is in effect from midnight tonight to noon EST Sunday. * Winds...southwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts 55 to 60 mph. * Timing...late tonight into Sunday morning. Strongest winds late tonight. * Impacts...strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power lines. Scattered power outages are expected. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage. Winds this strong can also make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles, in open areas, and on elevated roads and bridges. Use extra caution. A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage. -- Sunday Nov.19 17,01:46 AM

NCPD Crime Alert: Man Found Shot to Death in Car in Hempstead

The Homicide Squad reports the details of a Homicide which occurred on Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 1:20 A.M. in Hempstead.

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Hempstead, NY - July 7th, 2014 - The Homicide Squad reports the details of a Homicide which occurred on Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 1:20 A.M. in Hempstead.

According to detectives, Hempstead patrol officers responded to 137 Princeton Street for a shots fired assignment. Upon arrival they discovered Shawn T. Boone, 26, in a vehicle with a gunshot wound.  He was pronounced deceased at the scene at 1:35 A.M. by Long Island Jewish Hospital ambulance personnel.

Detectives ask anyone with information about this incident to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.  All callers will remain anonymous.