• We’re expecting scattered showers today, with thunderstorms also possible after 4 p.m., with partly sunny skies, a high near 80 degrees and a south wind 5 to 11 miles per hour. Showers and thunderstorms are likely overnight, possibly producing heavy rain, with a low around 71. There’s a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms early Friday, with skies gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Saturday will be sunny, with a high near 85.
• The Southampton Town Board will hear an annual update from its sustainability committee, a presentation on breastfeeding in the workplace and a discussion of critical capital needs for the Hampton Bays Water District at its 10 a.m. work session this morning at town hall. More details are online here.
• The Riverhead Town Board will hear an annual report from its anti-litter advisory committee and a monthly report on public safety at its 10 a.m. work session at town hall this morning. More details are online here.
• The Southampton Arts Center kicks off a series of three lectures by award-winning photographers this evening, July 11 at 7 p.m. with Ami Vitale, a Nikon Ambassador and National Geographic magazine photographer. More details on the series are online here.
• Good Ground Park in Hampton Bays plays host this evening to a free concert by the band Overdrive, playing danceable rock beginning at 7 p.m.
• The Montauk Observatory is organizing a 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Apollo 11 Lunar Landing next Saturday, June 20 from 1 to 6 p.m. at Stony Brook Southampton, including a panel discussion with the Grumman engineers who built the lunar lander in Calverton. More details are online here.
• The North Fork Environmental Council has announced it will hold a Presentation on marine water quality with Cornell Cooperative Extension Stormwater Educator Mark Cappellino on Thursday, July 25 at 6:30 p.m. at the Jamesport Meeting House. All are welcome to attend.
The high tides on the East End for the next two days are as follows:
Plum Gut Harbor: 6:01 a.m., 6:35 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 5:09 a.m., 5:43 p.m.
Greenport: 6:38 a.m., 7:12 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 7:29 a.m., 7:56 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 6:33 a.m., 7:07 p.m.
New Suffolk: 8 a.m., 8:34 p.m.
South Jamesport: 8:07 a.m., 8:41 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 4:52 a.m., 5:35 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 3:01 a.m., 3:44 p.m.
Plum Gut Harbor: 7:01 a.m., 7:27 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 6:09 a.m., 6:35 p.m.
Greenport: 7:38 a.m., 8:04 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 8:30 a.m., 8:52 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 7:33 a.m., 7:59 p.m.
New Suffolk: 9 a.m., 9:26 p.m.
South Jamesport: 9:07 a.m., 9:33 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 5:53 a.m., 6:31 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 4:02 a.m., 4:40 p.m.
And that’s the way things look at dawn’s light here today.