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"Dense Fog Advisory" ...Dense fog advisory in effect until 4 am EST Tuesday... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a dense fog advisory, which is in effect until 4 am EST Tuesday. * Visibilities...one quarter mile or less at times. * Timing...into the early morning hours on Tuesday. * Impacts...limited visibilities will make travel very difficult. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A dense fog advisory means visibilities will frequently be reduced to one quarter mile or less. If driving...slow down...use your low beam headlights...and leave plenty of distance ahead of you in case a sudden stop is needed. Maloit , "Special Statement" ...Locally dense fog at times overnight... Areas of fog will continue over the tri-state into the overnight hours. While visibilities will mainly be in the 1 to 3 mile range, there could be localized areas with visibilities down to one quarter mile or less at times. Motorist should be on the lookout for rapidly changing visibilities. If reduced visibilities are encountered, reduce to a safe speed and use low beam headlights. Maloit 948 PM EST Mon Jan 22 2018 ...Locally dense fog at times overnight... Areas of fog will continue over the tri-state into the overnight hours. While visibilities will mainly be in the 1 to 3 mile range, there could be localized areas with visibilities down to one quarter mile or less at times. Motorist should be on the lookout for rapidly changing visibilities. If reduced visibilities are encountered, reduce to a safe speed and use low beam headlights. Maloit -- Tuesday Jan.23 18,03:04 AM

Suffolk County Police Officers Assist in Delivering Healthy Baby Girl

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A woman in labor was being driven to Stony Brook University Hospital when it became apparent delivery was imminent; two SCPD officers arrived and offered assistance.

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SCPD officers helped deliver a baby in Centereach on Tuesday, December 19.

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Centereach, NY - December 20, 2017 - Suffolk County Sixth Precinct police officers helped deliver a baby in Centereach on Tuesday, December 19, 2017.
 
A 35-year-old woman in active labor, along with her mother, was being driven to Stony Brook University Hospital by her husband at approximately 3:45 a.m. The man pulled over on the ramp of Route 25 at Nicolls Road when it became apparent delivery was imminent. Police officers Jon-Erik Negron and Michael Schneider arrived moments later and offered assistance. The mother delivered a healthy baby girl at 3:54 a.m.
 
The mother and baby were transported to Stony Brook University Hospital via Centereach Fire Department Ambulance.