Update: For downed trees blocking roadway, please call the town Emergency Hotline 631-499-0444.
With a nor’easter expected to hit Friday night, utility companies and government offices are encouraging residents to prepare for high winds and heavy rain.
The National Weather Service in New York NY has issued a Coastal
Flood Warning, which is in effect from noon to 3 PM EDT Saturday. There’s also
a wind advisory as of 1 a.m. Saturday, with gusts up to 50 miles an hour.
A wind advisory is issued when sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph, or gusts of 46 to 57 mph, are expected or occurring. Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles, in open areas, and on elevated roads and bridges. Use extra caution.
To report an outage, text the word OUT to PSEG-LI at 773454 or call 800-490-0075. Check outages.
The Town of Huntington issued a maritime storm alert, warning of high winds and heavy rains Friday night through Sunday night. B oaters should secure their boats or pull them out of the water, boats on moorings should have their pennant lines checked for wearing.