• Today will be mostly sunny, with a high near 80 degrees and a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 p.m. Tonight will be partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Friday will be sunny, with a high near 69 and Saturday will be partly sunny, with a high near 68.
• The Riverhead Town Board will discuss the town’s CPF audit, a shared services draft agreement and the expansion of the town’s ambulance barn at their 10 a.m. work session at town hall this morning. More details are online here.
• Southampton’s town board work session for today has been cancelled.
• The North Fork Environmental Council will hold a forum titled “All Water is Connected and We Are All Connected To Water” this evening, Aug. 31, at 6:30 p.m. at Southold Town’s Peconic Lane Recreation Center. All are welcome to attend. More details are online here.
• Also this evening, Kevin McAllister of Defend H2O presents Living on the Edge in the Face of Climate Change at John Jermain Library at 7 p.m. All are welcome to attend. More details are online here.
• The Ecological Culture Initiative is also holding a program titled “Rethinking Communities: Mapping History, Culture & Ecology” this evening, Aug. 31 at 6 p.m. at The Quogue Library. More details and registration information are online here. All are welcome to attend.
• Southold historian Amy Folk will give a talk on the book “A World Unto Itself: The Remarkable History of Plum Island, New York” this evening at 7 p.m. at the Prosper King house in Hampton Bays, sponsored by the Hampton Bays Historical Society. More details are online here. [$5/Members Free]
• The Riverhead BID’s final “Alive on 25” in downtown Riverhead this season will be held tonight on Main Street from 5 to 9:30 p.m., with live music on eight stages, street vendors and performers. Main Street will be closed to vehicles from Griffing to Ostrander Avenue, along with part of Peconic Avenue, from 2 to 11 p.m. while the festival is set up and broken down.
The high tides on the East End for the next two days are as follows:
Plum Gut Harbor: 6:19 a.m., 6:44 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 5:27 a.m., 5:52 p.m.
Greenport: 6:56 a.m., 7:21 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 7:34 a.m.,7:53 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 6:51 a.m., 7:16 p.m.
New Suffolk: 8:18 a.m., 8:43 p.m.
South Jamesport: 8:25 a.m., 8:50 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 3:06 a.m., 3:33 p.m.
Plum Gut Harbor: 7:12 a.m., 7:33 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 6:20 a.m., 6:41 p.m.
Greenport: 7:49 a.m., 8:10 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 8:28 a.m., 8:46 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 7:44 a.m., 8:05 p.m.
New Suffolk: 9:11 a.m., 9:32 p.m.
South Jamesport: 9:18 a.m., 9:39 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 4:03 a.m., 4:28 p.m.
And that’s the way things look at dawn’s light here today.