Tropical Storm Fay Winding Down This product covers Southeast New York, Northeast New Jersey, and Southern Connecticut
**Tropical Storm Fay Winding Down**
* 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
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
* 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
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.
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.
SCPD Crime Alert: Man Wanted for Robbing Central Islip Bank
Published: September 02 2014
Long Island News & PR
Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Pattern Crime Unit detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who robbed a Central Islip bank in January.
Central Islip, NY - September 2nd, 2014 - Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Pattern Crime Unit detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who robbed a Central Islip bank in January.
A man entered Bank of America, located at 185 Wheeler Road, on January 24 at approximately 1:45 p.m., approached two tellers and demanded money. The man fled without proceeds and was last seen running southbound on Wheeler Road.
The suspect is described as Hispanic, approximately 5 feet 9 inches to 5 feet 11 inches tall, in his mid-30s with a medium build.
Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.