• There’s a 30 percent chance of showers today, mainly after 4 p.m., but otherwise it will be partly sunny, with a high near 70 and a north wind 7 to 9 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Showers are likely tonight, mainly after 8 p.m., with a low around 49. There’s a 50 percent chance of showers, and possible afternoon thunderstorms Tuesday, with a high temperature near 66. The weather improves for the rest of the week, with a highs in the mid-seventies and sunny skies likely for the remainder of the week.
• The Department of Environmental Conservation and Riverhead Town are partnering to harvest some of the over-abundant menhaden in the Peconic River, in an attempt to decrease the likelihood of a massive fish kill like the one that occurred at this time last year. The Beacon’s full story is online here.
• OLA of Eastern Long Island is working with Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s office on a series of presentations and workshops on Wage Theft and Worker’s Rights. More information is online here.
• The Mattituck-Laurel Civic Association will host a discussion on “The Image of Mattituck” tonight, Monday, May 23 at 6:30 p.m. at the Mattituck American Legion Hall. More information is online here.
• The U.S. EPA is also hosting two public hearings on May 25 on a plan to dump dredge spoils off of New London, Conn. More information on that plan is online here.
And that’s the way things look at dawn’s light here today.