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• We’re expecting sunny skies today, with a high temperature near 50 degrees but wind chill values between 25 and 35 early, with a west wind 9 to 11 miles per hour. It will be mostly clear overnight, with a low around 41. We’re expecting increasing clouds on Friday, with a 50 percent chance of rain after 1 p.m. and mostly cloudy skies on Saturday, with a high near 54 and a slight chance of drizzle or light rain.

• The Riverhead Town Board will discuss code revisions regarding agritourisum and retail outlet centers at its 10 a.m. work session this morning. Here’s the agenda, and the meeting will be streamed live here.

• The Southampton Town Board will discuss the town’s Climate Action Plan and a proposed sewer district in Riverside, both the subject of public hearings on Dec. 12, at their 10:30 a.m. work session this morning. Here’s the agenda, and the meeting can be viewed live on Sea-TV.

• This year’s Hamptons Doc Fest will once again masterfully capture the breadth of human experience in a series of 30 films shown over the course of seven days at the Sag Harbor Cinema and Bay Street Theater beginning this afternoon. Here’s more info.

• The Hamptons Observatory hosts a virtual lecture with meteorologist Joe Rao this evening at 7 p.m. on “The Relationship Between Astronomy, Climate & Weather.” Register for this free event at

• The Beacon’s monthly print edition will be on newsstands throughout the East End by mid-day today. Pick up a copy at any one of these locations.

The high tides on the East End for the next two days are as follows:

November 30
Plum Gut Harbor: 11:33 a.m.
Montauk Harbor: 10:41 a.m., 11:11 p.m.
Greenport: 12:10 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 12:50 a.m., 1 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 12:05 p.m.
New Suffolk: 1:12 a.m., 1:32 p.m.
South Jamesport: 1:19 a.m., 1:39 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 10:38 a.m., 11:19 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 8:47 a.m., 9:28 p.m.

December 1
Plum Gut Harbor: 12:03 a.m., 12:24 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 11:32 a.m.
Greenport: 12:40 a.m., 1:01 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 1:36 a.m., 1:47 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 12:35 a.m., 12:56 p.m.
New Suffolk: 2:02 a.m., 2:23 p.m.
South Jamesport: 2:09 a.m., 2:30 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 11:25 a.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 9:34 a.m., 10:21 p.m.

And that’s the way things look at dawn’s light here today.

Beth Young
Beth Young is an award-winning local journalist who has been covering the East End since the 1990s. She began her career at the Sag Harbor Express and, after receiving her Masters from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, has reported for the Southampton Press, the East Hampton Press and the Times/Review Media Group. She founded the East End Beacon website in 2013, and a print edition in 2017. Beth was born and raised on the North Fork. In her spare time, she tinkers with bicycles, tries not to drown in the Peconic Bay and hopes to grow the perfect tomato. You can send her a message at

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