Hermine's track as predicted by the National Weather Service at 5 p.m. Saturday
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Bracing for Hermine’s Storm Surge & Winds

[caption id="attachment_27830" align="alignnone" width="600"] Hermine's track as predicted by the National Weather Service at 5 p.m. Saturday[/caption] Suffolk County is under a State of Emergency as Tropical Storm Hermine prepares to camp out off the South Shore of Long Island for the next few days. County Executive Steve Bellone declared the state of emergency at 3 p.m. Saturday. "This is a potentially dangerous storm that could produce significant flooding on
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In the Thick of the Storm….

[caption id="attachment_21991" align="alignnone" width="600"] And so it begins...[/caption] Editor's Note: This story was originally published at 8:20 a.m. on Jan. 23, 2016. It will be updated as more information becomes available. Update 12 p.m. Here are the unofficial snowfall observations for the weekend's blizzard from the National Weather Service: A trained spotter reported 26 inches on the ground in Islip as of 7 a.m. Sunday, a member of the public
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Snow Storm Cancellations

[caption id="attachment_21992" align="alignright" width="300"] NWS Snow Accumulation Forecast, 6:06 a.m. Jan. 23.[/caption] If you are running an event that you expect to be cancelled or postponed, please share the information in the comment section below.  Our full and frequently updated information about the storm is online here. Sunday, Jan. 24 • The Hampton Bays Library will be closed today. • The East Hampton Library will open at their normal time
The National Weather Service's experimental "most likely snowfall" accumulation map for this weekend's storm, as of 3:37 a.m. Thursday
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Saturday’s Storm Forecast: What We Know, and What We Don’t Know

[caption id="attachment_21916" align="alignnone" width="600"] The National Weather Service's experimental "most likely snowfall" accumulation map for this weekend's storm, as of 3:37 a.m. Thursday.[/caption] Editor's Note: This story was originally published just before 9 a.m. Jan. 21. It will be updated regularly as new information becomes available. As of Jan. 23, we've moved our coverage to this page here for the duration of the storm. Update Jan. 22 8:13 p.m. The
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Severe Weather Precautions Urged, Whether Joaquin Comes Our Way Or Not

[caption id="attachment_19357" align="alignnone" width="600"] Joaquin's spaghetti of forecast models, as of this morning, according to The Weather Channel. Landfall possible Sunday into Monday.[/caption] We don't yet know whether Hurricane Joaquin will make a beeline for Long Island or veer westward toward the Carolinas or out to sea. But what we do know is that we're in for a patch of severe weather for the next several days before Joaquin even
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And Now, in the Storm’s Wake, The Digging

[caption id="attachment_12245" align="alignnone" width="600"] Down the Highway[/caption]   [caption id="attachment_12244" align="alignright" width="169"] The Southold Presbyterian Church[/caption] Snow totals reported by the National Weather Service as of the end of this week's blizzard are as follows: 29 inches in Southampton, 30 inches in Orient, 26.9 inches in Mattituck, 24 inches in Hampton Bays, 22 inches in Flanders, Baiting Hollow and Eastport, 20.3 inches in Noyac, 16.5 inches in Jamesport and 17.1 inches
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Closings, Early Dismissals and Delays for Snowstorm Juno

[caption id="attachment_12174" align="alignnone" width="600"] Jamesport Hardware suggests you close early.[/caption] Many high school students are in the midst of Regents exam week, and the New York State Board of Education will be allowing districts to reschedule the tests if schools are closed for test days. Please check with your local district for rescheduled exams. • Riverhead Central School District's K-4 schools will go home at noon Monday. There will be no p.m.
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The East End Braces for the Storm

[caption id="attachment_12162" align="alignnone" width="600"] All of Long Island is under a blizzard warning beginning 1 p.m. today.[/caption] All of Long Island is under a blizzard warning beginning 1 p.m. today, and Governor Andrew Cuomo is urging everyone who commutes to work to stay home today, if possible, as many major highways, including the Long Island Expressway, may be closed before the afternoon commute. Southold Town has issued a warning to