• We’re expecting rain today, with a steady temperature around 54 degrees and a northeast wind 18 to 21 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 34 and new precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Rain will taper off to showers overnight, with the temperature rising to around 58 degrees by 11 p.m. The northeast wind will continue at 15 to 18 miles per hour, gusting to 31. We’re expecting showers on Wednesday, with a northeast wind 14 to 16 miles per hour, with gusts to 26. It’s difficult to believe as this storm drags on, but Thursday is anticipated to be mostly sunny, with a high near 70 and a light and variable wind.
• This year’s Hamptons International Film Festival, held Oct. 7 through 16, highlights numerous films that focus on the planet’s environmental fight, as well as human conflict. Read More.
• The Southold Town Board will hear the presentation of Town Supervisor Scott Russell’s tentative 2023 budget, updates on proposed ZBA fee changes and transportation commission issues at its 9 a.m. work session this morning. The board will hold a public hearing at its 7 p.m. meeting this evening on banning the docking or deplaning of seaplanes in town waters. Here’s the agenda for both meetings, here’s the Zoom login for the work session and here’s the Zoom login for the regular meeting.
• The East Hampton Town Board will hear the presentation of Town Supervisor Peter Van Scoyoc’s tentative 2023 budget and a proposed change to the town code regarding accessory apartments at its 11 a.m. work session this morning. Here’s the agenda, and the meeting can be viewed live on LTV’s YouTube channel.
• The Riverhead Town Board holds public hearings on the purchase of nearly 40 acres of open space on Old Country Road, on confinement of animals in extreme temperatures and on the construction of a four-story mixed use building on McDermott Avenue in downtown Riverhead at its 2 p.m. meeting this afternoon, along with a Community Development Agency vote to determine the redevelopers of the area around the Riverhead train station as qualified and eligible to do the project. Here’s more info about the public hearings, here’s the agenda for the regular meeting, and for the CDA meeting. Here’s how to participate via Zoom.
The high tides on the East End for the next two days are as follows:
Plum Gut Harbor: 5:29 a.m., 6:02 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 4:37 a.m., 5:10 p.m.
Greenport: 6:06 a.m., 6:39 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 6:56 a.m., 7:21 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 6:01 a.m., 5:34 p.m.
New Suffolk: 7:28 a.m., 8:01 p.m.
South Jamesport: 7:35 a.m., 8:08 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 4:27 a.m., 4:55 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 2:36 a.m., 3:04 p.m.
Plum Gut Harbor: 6:34 a.m., 7:03 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 5:42 a.m., 6:11 p.m.
Greenport: 7:11 a.m., 7:40 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 8:01 a.m., 8:26 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 7:06 a.m., 7:35 p.m.
New Suffolk: 8:33 a.m., 9:02 p.m.
South Jamesport: 9:40 a.m., 9:09 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 5:35 a.m., 6:02 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 3:44 a.m., 4:11 p.m.
And that’s the way things look at dawn’s light here today.