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Snowstorm Could Drop 5 to 11 Inches on East End, Coastal Flooding Possible

Update 7:20 a.m. Feb. 13: As of the National Weather Service's 5 a.m. briefing this morning, we are now expecting 5 to 8 inches of snow to be 'likely' today, with a "reasonable worst case of 9 to 11 inches." NWS says snowfall forecasts on Long Island "continue to have quite a bit of spread. Snowfall amounts in this area will depend on timing of changeover from rain to heavy
The National Weather Services map of areas of the greatest coastal flooding expected with this storm.
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East End to Expect Coastal Flooding Monday

Pictured Above: The National Weather Service's map of areas of the greatest coastal flooding expected with this storm. The East End is under a coastal flood warning in conjunction with the storm expected overnight into Monday, with "widespread moderate flooding likely" and "locally major flooding possible with the Monday afternoon high tide." According to the National Weather Service, "widespread flooding of up to two-and-a-half feet of inundation of vulnerable areas
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Weather

Long Island Urged to Brace for Late Weekend Storm

Update Dec. 10, 1 p.m.: The National Weather Service is expecting 3 to 5 inches of rain, with local areas of 6+ inches for Long Island and Southern Connecticut. Most of this rain is expected to fall in a 12-hour period from late this afternoon into early Monday, and to be concentrated around western Suffolk and eastern Nassau counties.. The Weather Service says there's a "slight risk" that Long Island
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Remnants of Tropical Storm Ophelia Continue to Be Felt Here

The New Suffolk boat ramp at Saturday evening's 7:05 p.m. high tide. Update midnight, Saturday, Sept. 23: Power outages affecting 65 people in Springs and 97 customers in Northville were reported late Saturday night. Crews were on scene at midnight and power is expected to be restored to those areas overnight, according to PSEG-Long Island. Power outages can be reported here. Update 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23: The gale warning
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As Lee Promises Storm Surge & Coastal Flooding Here, Southampton Declares Emergency

Pictured Above: The National Hurricane Center's warning cone for Hurricane Lee as of its 2 p.m. Thursday briefing. Update 2:30 p.m. Sept. 15: Lee is now tracking north-northeast on an approach path to New England and Atlantic Canada through Saturday, with maximum sustained winds near 80 miles per hour. Hurricane-force winds extend 105 miles out from the center of the storm, and tropical storm-force winds extend outward up to 320
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Community Weather

In A Region Filled With Massive Drifts, Official Snow Totals Top Out Around Two Feet

This post is being updated throughout the storm — check back later as more details are posted. Update: 8 a.m., Jan. 30: Here are the latest snow totals from the National Weather Service: The top snowfall Saturday was reported at 25 inches by a citizen observer in Orient at 8 a.m. Sunday. 24.7 inches were reported by an official National Weather Observer at MacArthur Airport in Islip at 7 p.m.
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Coastal Flooding is Izzy’s Threat to East End

New Suffolk Beach, 10:09 a.m. Update Noon, Jan.17: The National Weather Service has updated its Coastal Flood Statement as the winds from this storm have shifted to the south-southwest, dampening the effect of tidal surge here. The statement, in effect until 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 17, says eastern Suffolk County can expect up to "half a foot of coastal inundation above vulnerable areas near the waterfront and shoreline" until 1
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Community Weather

Updated: All Warnings Discontinued as Henri Disbands and Heads North

Pictured Above: An osprey at the New Suffolk Waterfront weathered Henri's wind and rain Sunday morning. Updated 5:30 p.m., Aug. 22: Much of the rain in Suffolk County from Tropical Storm Henri was in the western part of the county, with Bellmore reporting the most rain at 3.18 inches at 1:21 p.m. The Montauk Airport reported 1.71 inches of rain as of 12:54 p.m., Shinnecock Hills reported 1.52 inches of
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Bracing for Monday’s Storm

Update Jan. 31, 7 p.m.: The National Weather Service has upped its predicted snowfall totals, with up to 12 inches of snow now predicted on the North Fork, in Riverhead and the Central Pine Barrens, 6 to 8 inches throughout much of the South Fork and 4 inches in Montauk. Snow is expected to be heavy during the day and evening Monday, with 2 to 4 inches per hour and
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Isaias Update: NOAA Predicts “Extremely Active” Hurricane Season

Aug. 6 Update: As East Enders cleaned up tree limb debris and awaited the return of electric service from Tropical Storm Isaias late this week, NOAA's Climate Prediction Center issued a dire warning for the rest of this hurricane season: "Atmospheric and oceanic conditions are primed to fuel storm development in the Atlantic, leading to what could be an “extremely active” season," they said in their annual August update to