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"Winter Weather Advisory" ...Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 4 PM this afternoon to 4 am EST Sunday... * what...mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations of one to three inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze expected. * Where...portions of southeast New York. * When...from 4 PM this afternoon to 4 am EST Sunday. * Additional details...plan on slippery Road conditions. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. Check local Department of Transportation information services for the latest Road conditions. , "Coastal Flood Advisory" ...Coastal flood advisory in effect from 6 am to 1 PM EST Sunday... The National Weather Service in New York NY has issued a coastal flood advisory, which is in effect from 6 am to 1 PM EST Sunday. * Locations...vulnerable coastal locations along Long Island Sound, the East River, Peconic and gardiners bays. * Tidal departure...around 2 ft above astronomical tides. * Coastal flood impacts...there is a low threat of property damage. Shallow flooding is expected in the most vulnerable locations near the Waterfront and shoreline. Expect around 1 to 2 feet of inundation above ground level in low lying, vulnerable areas. Some roads and low lying property including parking lots, Parks, lawns and homes/businesses with basements near the Waterfront will experience shallow flooding. * Timing...around the times of high tide Sunday morning. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore. Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour. Bridgeport CT MLLW categories - minor 8.9 ft, moderate 10.4 ft, major 11.4 ft mhhw categories - minor 1.6 ft, moderate 3.1 ft, major 4.1 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 20/10 am 9.7/10.2 2.3/ 2.8 1.7/ 2.2 1-2 minor Stamford CT MLLW categories - minor 9.4 ft, moderate 11.0 ft, major 12.4 ft mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 3.1 ft, major 4.5 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 20/10 am 10.3/10.8 2.3/ 2.8 1.8/ 2.2 ~2 minor New Haven CT MLLW categories - minor 8.6 ft, moderate 9.2 ft, major 10.5 ft mhhw categories - minor 1.9 ft, moderate 2.5 ft, major 3.8 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 20/10 am 9.0/ 9.5 2.2/ 2.7 1.8/ 2.2 1-2 min-mod New London CT MLLW categories - minor 5.0 ft, moderate 6.0 ft, major 7.8 ft mhhw categories - minor 1.9 ft, moderate 2.9 ft, major 4.7 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 20/08 am 4.9/ 5.4 1.8/ 2.2 1.5/ 2.0 1-2 minor Kings Point NY MLLW categories - minor 10.0 ft, moderate 10.5 ft, major 13.0 ft mhhw categories - minor 2.2 ft, moderate 2.7 ft, major 5.2 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 20/10 am 10.3/10.8 2.5/ 3.0 1.6/ 2.0 1-2 min-mod Old Field NY MLLW categories - minor 9.2 ft, moderate 10.2 ft, major 12.2 ft mhhw categories - minor 1.9 ft, moderate 2.9 ft, major 4.9 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 20/10 am 9.8/10.3 2.5/ 3.0 1.9/ 2.3 2-3 minor Glen Cove NY MLLW categories - minor 10.1 ft, moderate 11.1 ft, major 13.1 ft mhhw categories - minor 2.2 ft, moderate 3.2 ft, major 5.2 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 20/10 am 10.3/10.8 2.3/ 2.8 1.5/ 2.0 ~2 minor Riverhead NY MLLW categories - minor 5.6 ft, moderate 6.3 ft, major 7.1 ft mhhw categories - minor 2.3 ft, moderate 3.0 ft, major 3.8 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 20/11 am 5.6/ 6.1 2.2/ 2.7 1.9/ 2.3 ~1 minor Orient Point NY MLLW categories - minor 4.7 ft, moderate 5.7 ft, major 6.7 ft mhhw categories - minor 1.9 ft, moderate 2.9 ft, major 3.9 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 20/09 am 4.9/ 5.4 2.1/ 2.6 1.6/ 2.0 ~1 minor , "Special Statement" Residual moisture, temperatures falling to near or below freezing, and light winds are leading to development of black ice on untreated surfaces, especially across Long Island, and in the suburbs just north and west of New York City. Anyone out driving or walking should be prepared for slippery roads and walkways, and use extra caution. 1047 PM EST Fri Jan 18 2019 Residual moisture, temperatures falling to near or below freezing, and light winds are leading to development of black ice on untreated surfaces, especially across Long Island, and in the suburbs just north and west of New York City. Anyone out driving or walking should be prepared for slippery roads and walkways, and use extra caution. -- Saturday Jan.19 19,05:49 AM

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    Catholic Elementary Schools of Long Island's Open Houses

    at Catholic Elementary Schools of Long Island Long Island

    With schools across Long Island, the Diocese of Rockville Centre ensures that all Long Islanders have access to Catholic elementary schools for their little ones. There will be a number of open...

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    CRESLI Seal Walk at Cupso

    CRESLI Seal Walk at Cupsogue Beach Park

    at Cupsogue Beach Park Westhampton Beach

    CRESLI Seal Walks are approximately 1.2 miles round trip & take about 1.25 hours.  These walks are suitable for children. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED:...

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    Seal Walks at Montauk Point State Park

    at Montauk Point State Park Montauk

    "Montauk Point State Park will host a series of walks to observe wintering seals. Beginning in December and continuing through March 2019, a State Park naturalist will lead visitors on a...

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    Seal Walks at Jones Beach State Park

    at Jones Beach State Park Wantagh

    "Jones Beach State Park will be offering a series of walks to see wintering seals January through March. Meet at the Jones Beach Nature Center, West End, where a State Park Naturalist will lea...

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    BOB ROSS PAINT NIGHT/ WOR

    BOB ROSS PAINT NIGHT/ WORKSHOPS FOR KIDS AND ADULTS,LONG ISLAND

    at Art In The Word Inc Huntington Time : 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM

    BOB ROSS PAINT NIGHT Learn to paint just like Bob Ross in a day. Come for date night, girls night out, friends night out, birthday party, corporate parties and all social events. Get...

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    Creative Arts Contest: Me FREE

    Creative Arts Contest: Mental Health Awareness

    at The Watermill Center Water Mill Time : 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM

    Mental health issues are a common part of our lives. The Southampton Youth Bureau’s getting the conversation started about Mental Health through this year’s Creative Arts Contest. The...

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    Kids Clay Class

    Kids Clay Class

    at The Tiny Artist Studio Massapequa Time : 12:30 PM - 02:30 PM

      KIds Clay class  12:30 to 2:30  $25 each age 5 and up  Please call to reserve and Pay 516 799...

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    27th Student Art Festival FREE

    27th Student Art Festival Opening Reception and Performances

    at Guild Hall East Hampton Time : 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

    Saturday, January 19 from 2–4pm   27th Student Art Festival Opening Reception and Performances  Grades K-12  The exhibition, on view through February...

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    27th Student Art Festival FREE

    27th Student Art Festival - Grades K-12

    at Guild Hall East Hampton Time : 11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    January 19 through February 24  Monday, Friday & Saturday 11am–5pm & Sunday 12–5pm  Opening Reception – January 19, 2–4pm  27th Student Art...

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    The IKEA(R) Get Organized FREE

    The IKEA(R) Get Organized Event

    at IKEA Long Island Hicksville Time : 09:30 AM - 03:00 PM

    Join us Saturday, January 19, from 9:30am to 3pm, for a one-day event that will help you get organized and fall in love with your home all over again. Don't miss deals on home organizing...

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    Donate Supplies for Furlo FREE

    Donate Supplies for Furloughed Fed. Workers

    at Drop-off location East Northport Time : 01:00 PM - 05:00 PM

    The LI OCD Helpline volunteers in East Northport are collecting items for distribution to locations helping furloughed Federal workers. LI OCD is a free service offering emotional support,...

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    Family and Community "Barn" Dance

    at Westbury Friends Westbury Time : 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM

    Bring the whole gang to a dance for all ages--from the little ones to grandparents, teens and everyone in between!   No experience necessary--we have a caller to teach each dance, and live...

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    Paint Party at Maritime Explorium

    at Maritime Explorium Port Jefferson Time : 01:00 PM - 05:00 PM

    Paint Party at Maritime Explorium Let's have a Paint party to celebrate. Create your own non-toxic glossy paint with everyday materials. Experiment with different shades of color and name...

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    Searching for Seals & Winter Walk

    at South Fork Natural History Museum and Nature Center Bridgehampton Time : 11:30 AM

    "With the cold of winter, many northern animal visitors come to the South Shore of Long Island to find food, among them Pinnipeds—or seals. The three most common species of seals that...

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    SOFO Young Birders Club Meeting: Ages 8 – 18

    at South Fork Natural History Museum and Nature Center Bridgehampton Time : 10:00 AM

    "Birding is a great way to make new friends, learn about the environment, and get outside! The South Fork Natural History Museum is delighted to continue hosting its Young Birders Club....