Articles Tagged ‘National Weather Service’

A tree leans on a Commack home as a result of Hurricane Sandy. (Jaclyn Gallucci/Long Island Press)

Nor’easter Could Add to Long Island Sandy Damage

The Nor’easter headed for Long Island on Wednesday may exacerbate Hurricane Sandy’s damage to the area, officials warn. The coastal storm is forecast to bring…



Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano (at podium) issued a State of Emergency for Nassau County Saturday Oct. 27, 2012 in anticipation of Hurricane Sandy, aka "Frankenstorm," which is expected to begin to impact Long Island Sunday, Oct. 28. (Rashed Mian/Long Island Press)

Long Island Hurricane: Sandy Update — Nassau County Declares State of Emergency

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano declared a State of Emergency Saturday and ordered the mandatory evacuation of Long Beach Hospital and all nursing homes on…



Sunbathers and swimmers keep cool at Long Beach (Joseph Abate)

Heat Wave Brings Record-breaking Temps on LI

A heat wave enveloped Long Island the last two days, bringing with it record-breaking temperatures and unbearable conditions that drove thousands to nearby beaches and…



A tattered United States flag blows in the wind on a cold winter day in Newstead, N.Y., Monday, Feb. 13, 2012. (AP Photo/David Duprey)

High Wind Warning on Long Island Until 6 P.M.

It’s going to be another windy day on Long Island. The National Weather Service in Upton said the high wind warning, which was issued Friday,…



Long Island may see a mix of snow and rain Saturday (nelsoncountylife.com)

Long Island Weather: Slushy Snow, Hard, Cold Rain

Long Island may experience its first snowfall of the season,…



Quiksilver Pro New York Surf Competition - Long Island Press Cover Story - Volume 9, Issue 34

The Quiksilver Pro New York Surf Competition Comes To Long Beach

In the block between Balaram Stack’s home and the beach where…