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COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT * WHAT...One to locally two feet of inundation above ground level expected in vulnerable north shore communities of the twin forks of LI, north shore of LI, and north facing LI barrier island communities for today's AM and possibly PM high tides near the waterfront and shoreline. * WHERE...Northwest Suffolk, Northeast Suffolk, Southwest Suffolk, Southeast Suffolk, Northern Nassau and Southern Nassau Counties. * WHEN...Until midnight EST tonight. * COASTAL IMPACTS...Minor to locally moderate flooding is expected in the most vulnerable locations near the waterfront and shoreline. Expect around 1 to locally 2 feet of inundation above ground level in low lying, vulnerable areas. A few to several roads and low lying property including parking lots, parks, lawns and homes/businesses with basements near the waterfront will experience shallow flooding. A few cars may take on water and be damaged if not moved. * SHORELINE IMPACTS...3 to 5 ft surf likely for north shore of LI and north shore of south fork shorefront with Sat AM tides, which will likely cause beach erosion and possibly minor damage to shoreline structures. Along the oceanfront, surf should build to 4 to 8 ft tonight into Sun AM, with scattered dune erosion impacts during those tidal cycles. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Minor to locally moderate coastal impacts are possible for the same north shore communities of the twin forks of LI, north shore of LI, and north facing LI barrier island communities for this evening's high tides as well. There is potential for more widespread minor coastal flooding along the southern and eastern bayfront communities of Long Island with the Sunday morning high tide.

Nassau County Police: Laundromat in Baldwin Robbed

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The First Squad is investigating a Robbery that occurred in Baldwin on Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 2:21 am.

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Baldwin, NY - September 21st, 2013 - The First Squad is investigating a Robbery that occurred in Baldwin on Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 2:21 am.
 
According to detectives, a 59 year old female victim was in the  parking lot of Basket of Laundry located at 1000 Merrick Road loading laundry into her 2004 grey Hyundai Accent  NY license plate number CYJ-3587 when an unknown male white grabbed her from behind demanding her car keys and then threw her to the ground. The male subject then fled in the car west on Merrick Road. He is described as being 5’6” – 5’7” tall, thin build, dark hooded sweatshirt with no zipper, long dark pants. The female victim suffered a bruise to her left elbow. 
 
Detectives request that anyone with information regarding this crime to contact the Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.   
 
Details by Det.Eckstrom/First Squad                      09/21/13/0800/8348 
 
INCIDENT:  Robbery
DATE/TIME: September 21, 2013, 0221
LOCATION:  Baldwin
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