Brian Re - LongIsland.com Columnist

Weather Alert  

LOCALIZED MINOR COASTAL FLOODING LATE THIS EVENING * LOCATIONS...Vulnerable coastal locales along New York Harbor, including the Arthur Kill, Newark Bay, Kill Van Kull and tidally affected portions of the Hackensack and Passaic Rivers, and also across southwest Suffolk County. * TIDAL DEPARTURE...Up to 1/2 ft above astronomical tides. * COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Brief minor flooding near the waterfront and shoreline. * TIMING...Around the times of high tide late this evening.

Brian Re is a native Long Islander who graduated with a B.F.A. in Communication Arts from New York Institute of Technology. In addition to writing, Brian also produces short films and movies independently. When he is not writing or filming, Brian can be found heading to a local concerts, perusing local book stores, and participating in Long Island's local running races.