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COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... ...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON... ...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED ...COASTAL FLOODING EXPECTED SUNDAY INTO MONDAY... The National Weather Service in New York NY has issued a Coastal Flood Advisory, which is in effect until 3 PM EST this afternoon. The Coastal Flood Warning has been cancelled. * LOCATIONS...Southwestern Suffolk. * TIMING...For the Coastal Flood Advisory, until 3 PM EST this afternoon. For the Coastal Flood Watch, from Monday morning through Monday afternoon. * COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Up to one foot of inundation above ground level is possible in low lying areas near shorelines and tidal waterways with the high tide cycle today, and up to 2 feet of inundation is likely with the high tide cycle during the day on Monday. * SHORELINE IMPACTS...The combination of elevated water levels and high surf along the ocean beachfront should also result in significant beach erosion and localized splashovers around the times of high tide.

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  • Dec

    20

    Tiny Tots: “Nature Discoveries”- Slippery Seals

    at Sunken Meadow State Park Kings Park Time : 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    "Explore the natural world around us. These programs will connect children and their parents with nature through short walks, animal visitors, and crafts. Children ages 3 -5. Phone:...

  • Dec

    21

    Seal Walks at Montauk Point State Park

    at Montauk Point State Park Montauk Time : 09:00 AM

    "Experience seals in their natural habitat. Join a park naturalist on a 3 mile round trip hike to the seal haul-out, where migrating pinnipeds rest on rocks. A spotting scope is provided and...

  • Dec

    21

    Winter Solstice Bay Walk

    at Jones Beach State Park Wantagh Time : 09:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    "Grab your hiking shoes and join us for a beach walk during the shortest daylight time of the year: the winter solstice! On this invigorating hike, you will search for all sorts of creatures...

  • Dec

    21

    Family Program: Snowmen I

    Family Program: Snowmen Ice Candles

    at Connetquot River State Park Preserve Oakdale Time : 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM

    Family Program: Snowmen Ice Candles Connetquot River State Park Preserve December 21st, 2019 1:30-3pm When were candles first used? Where does wax come from? Join us to discover...

  • Dec

    21

    Great South Bay Plus Bayard Cutting Arboretum

    at Great River LIRR Station Great River Time : 10:45 AM

    Hike to a fantastic view of Great South Bay in Heckscher State Park, with about ½ mile of beach walk; drop out after 6 miles, or continue with us into the Arboretum; bring water and lunch;...

  • Dec

    21

    Cold Spring Harbor Out And Back

    at Nassau-Suffolk Greenbelt Trailhead Cold Spring Harbor Time : 09:00 AM

    Let’s celebrate Father’s Day with the first annual John Straus Memorial Hike! To honor our fathers, please bring a fun story about your Dad to share with the group, whether he’s...

  • Dec

    21

    Immersive Sound Meditation in the Galleries

    at Southampton Arts Center Southampton Time : 10:30 AM

    "Join us for the final soothing, deeply relaxing, and immersive Sound Meditation of 2019 led by Bowl Master and Meditation DJ Daniel Lauter. Daniel uses exquisite crystal bowls, crystal...

  • Dec

    22

    Seal Walks at Montauk Point State Park

    at Montauk Point State Park Montauk Time : 10:00 AM

    "Experience seals in their natural habitat. Join a park naturalist on a 3 mile round trip hike to the seal haul-out, where migrating pinnipeds rest on rocks. A spotting scope is provided and...

  • Dec

    22

    Just a Hike (Serpentine)

    at Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve Huntington Time : 10:30 AM - 01:45 PM

    "While questions are most welcome, there will be no formal nature discussion during this, six-mile, hilly, moderately paced walk; thus affording walkers the opportunity for uninterrupted...

  • Dec

    22

    Winter Birding

    at Jones Beach State Park Wantagh Time : 09:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    "Bundle up, and join us for some birding on the beach! On this stroll through the crisp air, you'll discover the birds that make Jones Beach their home for the winter. Please call for...

  • Dec

    28

    Family Program: Mad Scien

    Family Program: Mad Scientist's Lab

    at Sunken Meadow State Park Kings Park Time : 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

    Mad Scientist's Lab Family Program: For Children 7 and up Sunken Meadow State Park December 28th, 2019 10:00-11:30am We will conduct several different science experiments...

  • Dec

    28

    Seal Walks at Montauk Point State Park

    at Montauk Point State Park Montauk Time : 02:00 PM

    "Experience seals in their natural habitat. Join a park naturalist on a 3 mile round trip hike to the seal haul-out, where migrating pinnipeds rest on rocks. A spotting scope is provided and...

  • Dec

    28

    Interpretive Photo-Op Walk

    at Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve Huntington Time : 11:00 AM - 01:15 PM

    "On this hilly, 1 ½ mile stroll, we'll pause briefly in areas of natural and/or historic interest. At each location, a guide will provide background information and allow a little...

  • Dec

    28

    Family Program: Winter Sc

    Family Program: Winter Scavenger Hunt

    at Connetquot River State Park Preserve Oakdale Time : 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

    Family Program: Winter Scavenger Hunt Connequot River State Park Preserve December 28th, 2019 10-11:30am Scavenger hunts aren't just for the summer time. Join us for a...

  • Dec

    28

    Heckscher Park Loop

    at Heckscher State Park East Islip Time : 10:00 AM

    Take a leisurely loop in the State Park at the south end of the L.I. Trail; take So. St. Pkwy. to its end at the park entrance (no fee at this time of year); follow loop road to Field 6, meet at...