Last Year's Corn, Fog, Cutchogue
Last Year’s Corn, Fog, Cutchogue

Good Morning!

• Today will be sunny, with a high near 47 degrees, but wind chill values between 20 and 30 early, with a west wind 18 to 20 miles per hour. There’s a 20 percent chance of overnight snow, with a low around 33. Rain and snow are likely early Friday, becoming all rain after 8 a.m., with a high near 50 and a south wind 14 to 24 miles per hour. We’re expecting a 60 percent chance of rain and snow Saturday, with a high near 39 and total accumulation of about an inch.

• The Riverhead Town Board will discuss a new Downtown Revitalization Committee, the EPCAL Qualified & Eligible hearing and legislative management software at their 10 a.m. work session this morning. More details are online here.

• This morning’s Southampton Town Board work session has been cancelled.

• The East Hampton Town Board will hold a public hearing on a downtown Montauk outdoor dining pilot program at their 6:30 p.m. meeting this evening. Their full agenda is online here.

• SoMAS at Stony Brook Southampton will host a lecture by Tobey H. Curtis on basking sharks tomorrow evening at 7:30 p.m. More details are online here.

• Congressman Lee Zeldin will hold mobile office hours tomorrow, April 6, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Peconic Community Center, 1170 Peconic Lane in Peconic. Constituents will have a chance to  sit down with the congressman or a staff member for a one-on-one or small group meeting to discuss their concerns or issues important to them.

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

April 5
Plum Gut Harbor: 1:52 a.m., 2:24 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 1 a.m., 1:32 p.m.
Greenport: 2:29 a.m., 3:01 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 3:18 a.m., 3:52 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 2:24 a.m., 2:56 p.m.
New Suffolk: 3:51 a.m., 4:23 p.m.
South Jamesport: 3:58 a.m., 4:30 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 11:40 a.m., 11:59 p.m.

April 6
Plum Gut Harbor: 2:43 a.m., 3:19 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 1:51 a.m., 2:27 p.m.
Greenport: 3:20 a.m., 3:56 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 4:05 a.m., 4:42 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 3:15 a.m., 3:51 p.m.
New Suffolk: 4:42 a.m., 5:18 p.m.
South Jamesport: 4:49 a.m., 5:25 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 12:30 a.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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