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TROPICAL STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT * LOCATIONS AFFECTED - Huntington - Smithtown - Port Jefferson * WIND - LATEST LOCAL FORECAST: Equivalent Tropical Storm force wind - Peak Wind Forecast: 35-45 mph with gusts to 50 mph - Window for Tropical Storm force winds: until early Saturday morning - THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY THAT INCLUDES TYPICAL FORECAST UNCERTAINTY IN TRACK, SIZE AND INTENSITY: Potential for wind 39 to 57 mph - The wind threat has remained nearly steady from the previous assessment. - PLAN: Plan for hazardous wind of equivalent tropical storm force. - PREPARE: Last minute efforts to protect property should now be complete. The area remains subject to limited wind damage. - ACT: Now is the time to shelter from hazardous wind. - POTENTIAL IMPACTS: Unfolding - Potential impacts from the main wind event are unfolding. * STORM SURGE - No storm surge inundation forecast - THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY THAT INCLUDES TYPICAL FORECAST UNCERTAINTY IN TRACK, SIZE AND INTENSITY: Little to no storm surge flooding - The storm surge threat has remained nearly steady from the previous assessment. - PLAN: There is little to no threat of storm surge flooding. Rough surf, coastal erosion, and life-threatening rip currents are possible. - PREPARE: Little to no preparations for storm surge flooding are needed. - ACT: Follow the instructions of local officials. Monitor forecasts. - POTENTIAL IMPACTS: Little to None - Little to no potential impacts from storm surge flooding. * FLOODING RAIN - LATEST LOCAL FORECAST: Flash Flood Watch is in effect - Peak Rainfall Amounts: Additional 1-3 inches, with locally higher amounts - THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY THAT INCLUDES TYPICAL FORECAST UNCERTAINTY IN TRACK, SIZE AND INTENSITY: Potential for moderate flooding rain - The flooding rain threat has remained nearly steady from the previous assessment. - PLAN: Emergency plans should include the potential for moderate flooding from heavy rain. Evacuations and rescues are possible. - PREPARE: Consider protective actions if you are in an area vulnerable to flooding. - ACT: Heed any flood watches and warnings. Failure to take action may result in serious injury or loss of life. - POTENTIAL IMPACTS: Significant - Moderate rainfall flooding may prompt several evacuations and rescues. - Rivers and streams may quickly become swollen with swifter currents and may overspill their banks in a few places, especially in usually vulnerable spots. Small streams, creeks and canals may overflow. - Flood waters can enter some structures or weaken foundations. Several places may experience expanded areas of rapid inundation at underpasses, low-lying spots, and poor drainage areas. Some streets and parking lots take on moving water as storm drains and retention ponds overflow. Driving conditions become hazardous. Some road and bridge closures. * TORNADO - LATEST LOCAL FORECAST: - Situation is somewhat favorable for tornadoes - THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY THAT INCLUDES TYPICAL FORECAST UNCERTAINTY IN TRACK, SIZE AND INTENSITY: Potential for a few tornadoes - The tornado threat has remained nearly steady from the previous assessment. - PLAN: Emergency plans should continue to include possible tornadoes. - PREPARE: Stay within your shelter keeping informed of the latest tornado situation. - ACT: Move quickly to the safest place within your shelter if a tornado warning is issued. - POTENTIAL IMPACTS: Limited - The occurrence of isolated tornadoes can hinder the execution of emergency plans during tropical events. - A few places may experience tornado damage, along with power and communications disruptions. - Locations could realize roofs peeled off buildings, chimneys toppled, mobile homes pushed off foundations or overturned, large tree tops and branches snapped off, shallow-rooted trees knocked over, moving vehicles blown off roads, and small boats pulled from moorings. * FOR MORE INFORMATION: - http://scoem.suffolkcountyny.gov - https://weather.gov/nyc - https://ready.gov/hurricanes

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    Virtual Paint Nite & Plan

    Virtual Paint Nite & Plant Nite by Yaymaker

    at Virtual Long Island

    Join us any night of the week at a Yaymaker event. Whether you want to do a Paint Nite, Plant Nite, or try any of our other experiences we have something for you and your friends! Virtual Pain...

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    FREE

    Rocket Ship

    at Online Long Island Time : 04:00 PM

    "RSVP for this FREE class. The first 1,000 participants to join the Zoom Call will be admitted to the class. It’s time to take a trip to outer space! You will love this out of this...

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    Maker Adventure Week - Su

    Maker Adventure Week - Summer STEAM Camp

    at Virtual shoreham Time : 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM

    Calling all young DIYers and craft enthusiasts! We’re embarking on a Maker Adventure where you can design and create projects beyond your wildest dreams!

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    Virtual Car Seat Checks FREE

    Virtual Car Seat Checks

    at Cohen Children's Medical Center Queens Time : 09:00 AM

    "Cohen Children’s Medical center wants all of our children to travel safely in cars. Installing a car seat for younger children and babies can be a challenge. During the virtual car...

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    Wire Wrapping 101: How to Make A Wire Wrapped Chain Bracelet

    at Online Long Island Time : 04:00 PM

    "In this class you will learn these many jewelry techniques: Wire Gauges; How to make a simple loop; How to make a wrapped loop; How to connect loops together in a chain to make a bracelet...

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    Puppets All Around

    Puppets All Around

    at Online Long Island Time : 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM

    "Students will create their own puppets using found objects in their homes and work throughout the week to create a puppet show with music! The class will culminate in an original performance...

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    Virtual Studio Visits wit

    Virtual Studio Visits with Christina Strassfield

    at Online Long Island Time : 01:00 PM - 02:45 PM

    "Now that we are all home and want to be as productive as possible, take this opportunity to straighten up your studio, get your artist statement in draft form and invite the Guild Hall...

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    Monologue!

    Monologue!

    at Online Long Island Time : 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    Monologue! For Teens and Adults "Available June 9th - July 11th for hour and a half sessions to work one on one online with professional actor and Bay Street Director of Education, Allen...

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    Virtual Program: Staying FREE

    Virtual Program: Staying Independent for Life

    at Connetquot Public Library Bohemia Time : 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM

    Join us to learn about injury prevention and how to stay safe at this program brought to you by Stony Brook Hospital.  Members may register by visiting our website at...

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    Long Island Children's Mu FREE

    Long Island Children's Museum At Home

    at Online Long Island

    With full theater productions, recipes to cook up at home, STEM learning activities, and more, the Long Island Children's Museum has plenty of virtual fun to enjoy! Check out all the At...

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    Watercolor Using Brush Pe FREE

    Watercolor Using Brush Pens

    at Online Long Island Time : 01:00 PM

    "RSVP for this FREE class. The first 1,000 participants to join the Zoom Call will be admitted to the class. We will show you how to use brush pens to get a watercolor...

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    FREE Virtual Summer Camp FREE

    FREE Virtual Summer Camp Workshops for Students ages 8+ Microsoft Store Roosevelt Field

    at Microsoft Store Roosevelt Field Garden City

    Join our free, guided activities for kids, ages 8 and up and adult training solutions and workshops to master working from home. Code your own video game with MakeCode ArcadeStudents will use...

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    Staller Center’s Instrume FREE

    Staller Center’s Instrument Petting Zoo, Coming To A Living Room Near You

    at Online Long Island

    (May 19, 2020) Stony Brook, NY – The Staller Center for the Arts is bringing their Instrument Petting Zoo together, virtually, to connect with student musicians and young children during the...

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    Town of Riverhead Recreat FREE

    Town of Riverhead Recreation Department's Online Classes

    at Online Long Island

    The Town of Riverhead Recreation Department's online classes include arts and crafts, stories, kitchen instructionals, and more.

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    The Home Needle: Nineteen FREE

    The Home Needle: Nineteenth-Century Textiles from the Raynham Hall Collection

    at Online Long Island

    "Considered a realm of refinement, tranquility, and security, the nineteenth-century home was intrinsically bound to the expectations of women’s roles in the family and society....