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"Blizzard Warning" ...Blizzard Warning remains in effect until midnight EST Tuesday night... * locations...New Haven...Middlesex...New London and southern Fairfield counties in Connecticut. Hudson...eastern Bergen... eastern Essex and eastern Union counties in New Jersey. Southern Westchester...New York (Manhattan)...Bronx...Richmond (staten island)...Kings (Brooklyn)...Suffolk...Queens and Nassau counties in New York. * Hazard types...heavy snow and blowing snow...with blizzard conditions. * Accumulations...20 to 30 inches with locally higher amounts...especially across Long Island and Connecticut. * Snowfall rates...2 to 4 inches per hour late tonight into Tuesday morning. * Winds...north 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 55 mph. Gusts up to 70 mph possible across extreme eastern Long Island. * Visibilities...one quarter mile or less at times. * Temperatures...lower to mid 20s. * Timing...snow will be heavy at times through Tuesday. The heaviest snow and strongest winds will be overnight into Tuesday morning. * Impacts...life-threatening conditions and extremely dangerous travel due to heavy snowfall and strong winds...with whiteout conditions. Many roads may become impassable. Strong winds may down power lines and tree limbs. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds and poor visibilities will lead to whiteout conditions...making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If you must travel... have a winter survival kit with you. If you get stranded...stay with your vehicle. All unnecessary travel is discouraged beginning Monday afternoon...to allow people already on the Road to safely reach their destinations before the heavy snow begins...and to allow snow removal equipment to begin to clear roads. , "Coastal Flood Warning" ...Coastal Flood Warning in effect from 3 am to 7 am EST Tuesday... The National Weather Service in New York has issued a coastal Flood Warning...which is in effect from 3 am to 7 am EST Tuesday. The coastal Flood Watch is no longer in effect. * Locations...the New York coasts of the western Long Island Sound. * Tidal departures...most likely 2 to 3 ft above the astronomical tide with potential for up to 4 ft. * Timing...3 to 7 am late tonight into early Tuesday morning. * Beach erosion impacts...3 to 5 ft waves and high storm tide may cause beach erosion along the north facing shorelines open to the Long Island Sound. A few exposed Waterfront structures may be damaged. * Coastal flooding impacts...potential for flooding of vulnerable shore roads. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A coastal Flood Warning means that flooding is expected or occurring. Coastal residents in the warned area should be alert for rising water...and take appropriate action to protect life and property. ...Most likely western l.I. Sound water levels for late tonight... Coastal............time of......forecast total.....Flood..... Location...........high Tide.....Water level.......category.. ....................................(mllw)................... Kings Point NY......455 am........10.0-11.0.......moderate... Glen Cove NY........445 am........10.3-11.3.......moderate... , "Special Statement" A band of snow has developed and will impact the commute from central and northern Suffolk County westward into portions of New York City. Snowfall rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour are expected...so please exercise extreme caution when traveling late this afternoon. -- Monday Jan.26 15,05:24 PM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

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Events and things to do on Long Island, New York - No matter what excites you, there's plenty of fun things to do and events to go to right here on Long Island. Whether you're passionate about music and the arts, love planning a day of Family Fun, or you're searching for the best happenings this weekend, our Events Calendar has all of the best local events for Long Islanders to enjoy all week long!


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Tirtzah Bassel: Perform

at Firehouse Plaza Art Gallery, Nassau Community College Garden City
Join us to view large-scale oil paintings, alongside a site-specific installation, exploring a world in which people are increasingly absorbed in virtual communication and the urge to project on...
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Amani Willett: Undergroun

Amani Willett: Underground Railroad, Hiding in Place

at Ruth S. Harley University Center, Adelphi University Garden City
Come on down and view more than 15 photographic images exploring the way history, memory and mythology have been etched into Underground Railroad sites. Reception will take from 2-4 PM on Feb....
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Eyes Set to Kill

Eyes Set to Kill

at Revolution Bar and Music Hall Amityville
Enjoy a live performance by Eyes Set to Kill, doors open at 7 PM. Admission: $12 in advance, $14 day of show
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Dungeons & Dragons

at Riverhead Free Library Riverhead
For ages 18-30. Join us for an epic journey of mystery and magic. Dice and character sheets provided. 
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Film: Brokeback Mountain

Film: Brokeback Mountain

at Riverhead Free Library Riverhead
Enjoy a screening of the film starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Heath Ledger. 
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The Imitation Game

at The Plaza Cinema & Media Arts Center Patchogue, NY
During the winter of 1952, British authorities entered the home of mathematician, cryptanalyst and war hero Alan Turing (Benedict Cumberbatch) to investigate a reported burglary. They instead...
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Children's Bereavement Group

at The Good Grief Family Bereavement Center Westhampton Beach
Join us for this parent/guardian bereavement group that will meet for 7 weeks while your child is in his/her group. Please RSVP by January 20th. 631-288-8400.
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Embracing Our Differences

Embracing Our Differences Art on Display

at Long Island MacArthur Airport Ronkonkoma
Travelers passing through Long Island's Islip MacArthur Airport can view select artwork from the Embracing Our Differences exhibition sponsored by the Suffolk Center on the Holocaust,...
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Piano Lessons (Session A)

Piano Lessons (Session A)

at St. Mark's Church Islip
This course provides individual instruction for beginning and intermediate level students. Students will learn to read music, develop technical ability and be given the opportunity to compose...
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Mini Kid's Klub

at West Islip Community Center West Islip
Come join us for a variety of fun activities such as games, crafts, movies, creative snacks and more! For children ages 4-5.
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Martin Luther King Food D

Martin Luther King Food Drive

at Blue Duck Bakery locations Long Island
Help us honor Martin Luther King Jr. by continuing the tradition of commemorative food drives that take place throughout the United States. Please drop off non-perishable food items at any of our...
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Yoga (Session A)

Yoga (Session A)

at Bohemia Rec. Center Bohemia
Those 18 and older can join us for yoga where we will practice strength, flexibility, and mind/body awareness. Throughout this session, students will practice sun salutations, standing balances...
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Toddler Time

Toddler Time

at Bohemia Rec. Center Bohemia
This program is designed to help parent and child navigate the transition from being at home with parents to preschool, reducing anxiety in a safe fun-filled enviroment. Classes begin with...
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Mommy & Me Program

Mommy & Me Program

at United Church Preschool Sayville
Join us for an hands-on, interactive class that features free play, art projects, story time, songs and snacks!
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Life Drawing with Linda C

Life Drawing with Linda Capello

at Parrish Art Museum Water Mill
Develop your drawing skills in this four-session open studio series facilitated by teaching artist Linda Capello. Participants will practice drawing male and female models through gesture sketches...
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