• We have one more day of balmy weather ahead of us before early spring returns. Today will be sunny, with a high near 72 degrees and a northwest wind 11 to 14 miles per hour. Tonight will be partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Tomorrow and Wednesday will both be mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
• Several streets in downtown Southampton will be closed from 6 to 9 p.m. tonight so that emergency responders can conduct a drill focusing on how to protect the town’s business district from a major fire. Main Street, West Main Street and Nugent Street will all be closed to vehicle and pedestrian traffic.
• The Natural Resources Committee of the League of Women Voters of the Hamptons will host a program titled “Wind, a Clean Energy Solution” tonight, April 17 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Southampton’s Rogers Memorial Library, right around the corner from the fire drill downtown. More details are online here.
• Tomorrow’s Tuesdays with Tom birding walk will be held at the North Fork Preserve on Sound Avenue in Northville beginning at 8 a.m. More details are online here.
• Guild Hall in East Hampton is hosting a safeTALK community suicide prevention training tomorrow, April 18, beginning at 8:45 a.m. More details and registration information is online here. A similar training session will be held this Thursday, April 20 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Peconic Lane Community Center. For more information on that training, email email@example.com.
The high tides on the East End for the next two days are as follows:
Plum Gut Harbor: 2:46 a.m., 3:25 p.m.
MTK Hbr: 1:54 a.m., 2:33 p.m.
Greenport: 3:23 a.m., 4:02 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 3:58 a.m., 4:36 p.m.
Sag Hbr: 3:18 a.m., 3:57 p.m.
New Suffolk: 4:45 a.m., 5:24 p.m.
South Jamesport: 4:52 a.m., 5:31 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 12:20 p.m.
Plum Gut Harbor: 3:40 a.m., 4:24 p.m.
MTK Hbr: 2:48 a.m., 3:32 p.m.
Greenport: 4:17 a.m., 5:01 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 4:48 a.m., 5:29 p.m.
Sag Hbr: 4:12 a.m., 4:56 p.m.
New Suffolk: 5:39 a.m., 6:23 p.m.
South Jamesport: 5:46 a.m., 6:30 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 12:29 a.m., 1:08 p.m.
And that’s the way things look at dawn’s light here today.