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ISAIAS CONTINUES MOVING NORTH This product covers Southeast New York, Northeast New Jersey, and Southern Connecticut **ISAIAS CONTINUES MOVING NORTH** NEW INFORMATION --------------- * CHANGES TO WATCHES AND WARNINGS: - None * CURRENT WATCHES AND WARNINGS: - A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Bronx, Eastern Bergen, Eastern Essex, Eastern Passaic, Eastern Union, Hudson, Kings (Brooklyn), New York (Manhattan), Northeastern Suffolk, Northern Fairfield, Northern Middlesex, Northern Nassau, Northern New Haven, Northern New London, Northern Queens, Northern Westchester, Northwestern Suffolk, Orange, Putnam, Richmond (Staten Island), Rockland, Southeastern Suffolk, Southern Fairfield, Southern Middlesex, Southern Nassau, Southern New Haven, Southern New London, Southern Queens, Southern Westchester, Southwestern Suffolk, Western Bergen, Western Essex, Western Passaic, and Western Union * STORM INFORMATION: - About 130 miles north of New York City NY or about 160 miles northwest of Montauk Point NY - 42.7N 74.2W - Storm Intensity 65 mph - Movement North-northeast or 20 degrees at 40 mph SITUATION OVERVIEW ------------------ The effects from Tropical Storm Isaias are expected to diminish quickly from southwest to northeast this evening as the storm moves north of the area. While threats are beginning to diminish, strong winds will continue into this evening. In addition, minor coastal flooding, high surf, and dangerous rip currents will continue. Strong winds will continue across the area into early this evening before diminishing tonight. Dangerous marine conditions are likely across all of the coastal waters through tonight. High surf and dangerous rip currents are expected to continue along the ocean beaches through Wednesday. POTENTIAL IMPACTS ----------------- * WIND: Potential impacts from the main wind event are now unfolding across the area. Remain well sheltered from dangerous wind having possible significant impacts. If realized, these impacts include: - Some damage to roofing and siding materials, along with damage to porches, awnings, carports, and sheds. A few buildings experiencing window, door, and garage door failures. Mobile homes damaged, especially if unanchored. Unsecured lightweight objects become dangerous projectiles. - Several large trees snapped or uprooted, but with greater numbers in places where trees are shallow rooted. Several fences and roadway signs blown over. - Some roads impassable from large debris, and more within urban or heavily wooded places. A few bridges, causeways, and access routes impassable. - Scattered power and communications outages, but more prevalent in areas with above ground lines. * SURGE: Potential impacts from the main surge event are possible this evening. Remain well away from locally hazardous surge having possible limited impacts. If realized, these impacts include: - Localized inundation with storm surge flooding mainly along immediate shorelines and in low lying spots, or in areas farther inland near where higher surge waters move ashore. - Sections of near shore roads and parking lots become overspread with surge water. Driving conditions dangerous in places where surge water covers the road. - Moderate beach erosion. Heavy surf also breaching dunes, mainly in usually vulnerable locations. Strong and frequent rip currents. - Minor to locally moderate damage to marinas, docks, boardwalks, and piers. A few small craft broken away from moorings.

Westbury Market Fair Announces Fundraiser for Families of Fallen Dallas Police Officers

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Between this weekend and next, Westbury Market Fair will be donating proceeds to the families of the Dallas officers that were killed in the line of duty.

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Shoppers peruse the vendor tables at Westbury Market Fair.

Westbury, NY - July 16, 2016 - Westbury Market Fair has announced that for the next two weekends (July 16th-17th & July 23rd-24th), they will be donating proceeds to the families of the Dallas police officers that were killed in the July 7th shooting. Of the four days, proceeds from the two highest grossing days will be collected for the families to help them in their time of need.

With an ambitious donation goal of $20,000, Westbury Market Fair is asking that Long Islanders spread the word to all members, sponsors, and friends that can shop and participate. In addition, direct donations can be made by check or money order to Greyfox Promotions, their Public Relations Firm.

Checks can be delivered personally or mailed to:

Westbury Market Fair
960 Brush Hollow Road
Westbury, New York 11590

The other prime way to donate is to visit the fair and secure a space to solicit a business and gain prospects or customers.

  • Service Vendor Spaces: $100.00

  • General Merchandise Vendor Spaces: $60.00

Service vendors include solar companies, insurance and real estate brokers, home improvement contractors, mortgage banks, financial advisors, travel agents, and any business not actually selling a physical product from the space.

General merchandise vendors are those that have a physical product to sell from the space.

For more information on the Westbury Market Fair, visit their website or follow them on Facebook page.