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"Winter Storm Warning" ...Winter Storm Warning in effect until 7 PM EST this evening... ...Blizzard Warning is cancelled... The National Weather Service in New York has issued a Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow...which is in effect until 7 PM EST this evening. The Blizzard Warning has been cancelled. * Locations...Suffolk County in southeast New York...and New Haven...Middlesex and New London counties in southeast Connecticut. * Hazard types...periods of snow and blowing snow. * Accumulations...additional snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches with total accumulations of 20 to 30 inches...with locally higher amounts. * Winds...north 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph. * Visibilities...one mile or less at times. * Temperatures...in the lower 20s. * Timing...this afternoon into this evening. * Impacts...dangerous travel conditions continue due to snow... blowing snow and gusty winds. Some roads may be impassable. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds and poor visibilities will lead to whiteout conditions...making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If you must travel... have a winter survival kit with you. If you get stranded...stay with your vehicle. A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an emergency. If you must travel...keep an extra flashlight...food... and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. -- Tuesday Jan.27 15,03:48 PM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News
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Update: Freeport Man Arrested for Robbing Merrick Bank

The Major Case Bureau reports the details of a bank robbery that occurred on Monday, November 24, 2014 at 9:53am in Merrick.

Freeport Trio Arrested for Seaford Burglary

The Seventh Squad reports the details of the arrests of three Freeport men for Burglary that occurred on Monday, January 19, 2015 at 8:32 pm in Seaford.

New York State Issues Draft 10-Year Ocean Action Plan to Protect and Restore New York State's Rich Ocean Resources

State Seeks to Protect Ocean Resources that are Major Economic Drivers.

Man Killed in Freeport Attempting to Cross Sunrise Highway

The Homicide Squad reports the details of a fatal motor vehicle accident involving a pedestrian which occurred on Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 8:59 P.M. in Freeport.

Get Up, Get Out, and Get Moving with an Indoor Sports League

Don't forget about your New Year's Resolution! Get fit while making new friends at one of Long Island's great indoor sports leagues!

Freeport Man Arrested for Assault of Toddler

The Special Victims Squad reports the arrest of a Freeport man at 3:40pm on Monday, January 5, 2014 for an Assault that occurred in Freeport.

Woman Arrested for DWI with Children in Car After Serious Motor Accident

The Nassau County Police report the arrest of a Freeport woman for Driving While Intoxicated (Leandra’s Law) on Friday, January 2, 2015 at 4:15 p.m. in Roosevelt.

Freeport Man Found Shot to Death Outside Home

The Homicide Squad is investigating a Homicide that occurred in Freeport on Sunday, December 28, 2014 at 1:10 A.M.

United States Air Force Thunderbirds To Headline 2015 12th Anniversary Bethpage Air Show At Jones Beach

This will be the legendary demonstration squadron’s fourth appearance at the show.

Winter Nightlife Highlights: The Best in Parties and Shows for January and February

The best parties and events don't all end with New Year's Eve - check out some of the great concerts and other events coming to Long Island in the next couple of months!

Freeport Man Found Shot to Death in Roosevelt

The Homicide Squad is investigating a Homicide that occurred in Roosevelt on Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 4:15 pm.

Postal Worker Pilfers Credit Cards for Shopping Spree

Yvonne Jamison, 38, of Brooklyn, stole cards while employed in Freeport post office.

Elmont Man Assaults Officers During Investigation

The Fourth Squad reports the arrest of an Elmont man for Assault that occurred on Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 1:52 p.m. in Elmont.

Female Victim Mugged in Freeport

The First Squad reports the details of a Robbery which occurred on Friday, December 12, 2014 at 7:34 P.M. in Freeport.

Freeport Man Stabbed in Chest After Argument

The First Squad reports the details of an Assault which occurred on Friday, December 12, 2014 at 8:20 P.M. in Freeport.

Trio Busted in Hempstead for Illegal Weapons, Robbery

The Major Case Bureau reports the details of three arrests for a series of crimes that occurred throughout Nassau County in the month of November.

Mangano Announces Warming Center Preparations and Emergency Numbers Ahead of Nor'easter

With a Nor’easter approaching our area, a high wind watch in effect and frigid temperatures, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and the Nassau County Office of Emergency Management has secured the following locations as Warming Centers, ...

A Purrfect Holiday: Pet Photos with Santa and Tips for the Holidays

Check out the many opportunities for pet photos with Santa across Long Island, and be sure to look into traveling tips before packing the animals in the car for your holiday road trip.

Where to Meet Santa & Snap a Photo This Holiday Season

Now is a great time to go out and get your annual holiday photos with Santa and the kids done!

Freeport Man Arrested for Mugging Cabbie in Roosevelt

The First Squad reports the arrest of a Freeport man for a Robbery that occurred on Monday, December 01, 2014 at 2:29 am in Roosevelt.
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