• Today will be sunny, with a high near 58 degrees and a southwest wind 11 to 18 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 30. There’s a 40 percent chance of overnight rain, with a low around 45. There’s a 50 percent chance of morning rain Wednesday, gradually clearing, with a high near 54. Thanksgiving Day will be sunny, with a high near 43.
• The folks at the Suffolk County Historical Society Museum in Riverhead are making up for the lack in participation in Riverhead’s 225th anniversary celebrations with an exhibit through the end of the year featuring the best of what Riverhead has done in the years it has been a town. Read The Beacon’s full story online here.
• The Southold Town Board will hear updates on bed & breakfast codes, updates on Youth Bureau initiatives, am emergency vehicle purchase request and information on census updates and the agricultural advisory committee at their work session this morning, which will be held at 10 a.m. after a PBA negotiation update in private executive session. The board will hear public hearings on changes to chapter 148 of the town code regarding flood damage prevention, an update to the town’s flood insurance maps, and an amendment to the town’s water map at their 4:30 p.m. meting. Their full agenda for both meetings is online here.
• The East Hampton Town Board will discuss enhancements to the Plane Noise air traffic complaint service, a draft management plan for the Oyster Shores Road Nature Preserve Committee, a funding request for the Whalebone Affordable Housing project, discussion of a historic landmarks legislation and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s investigation of contamination at the East Hampton Airport at their 10 a.m. work session at town hall this morning. Their full agenda is online here.
• Guild Hall in East Hampton hosts a free staged reading of Amy Oestreicher’s “Gutless & Grateful,” the artist, author and speaker’s story of how a series of serious health setbacks changed her view on life, this evening Nov. 21 at 7:30 p.m.
• Author Lauren Brooke Eisen will discuss “Inside Private Prisons: An American Dilemma in the Age of Mass Incarceration” at Canio’s Books in Sag Harbor this Friday, Nov. 24 at 5 p.m. More details are online here.
The high tides on the East End for the next two days are as follows:
Plum Gut Harbor: 10:40 a.m., 11:11 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 9:48 a.m., 10:19 p.m.
Greenport: 11:17 a.m., 11:48 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 12:01 a.m., 12:09 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 11:12 a.m., 11:43 p.m.
New Suffolk: 12:24 a.m., 12:39 p.m.
South Jamesport: 12:31 a.m., 12:46 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 7:58 a.m., 8:22 p.m.
Plum Gut Harbor: 11:25 a.m., 11:58 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 10:33 a.m., 11:06 p.m.
Greenport: 12:02 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 12:40 a.m., 12:48 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 11:57 a.m.
New Suffolk: 1:10 a.m., 1:24 p.m.
South Jamesport: 1:17 a.m., 1:31 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 8:35 a.m., 9:04 p.m.
And that’s the way things look at dawn’s light here today.