Long Island Weather Forecast Calls for 3-6 Inches of Snow

first_imgThe National Weather Service in Upton has issued a winter weather advisory for Nassau and Suffolk counties in advance of another snow storm that could dump 3-6 inches of white stuff on the region Tuesday night into Wednesday. The advisory will be in effect from 6 p.m. until noon Wednesday.The weather service said periods of snow could cause travel difficulties.“Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibility,” the agency said on its website. “And use caution while driving.”The weather service is also warning of potential flooding along the south shore of Nassau and western Suffolk, with tides three feet above normal. Coastal areas could see “widespread flooding of vulnerable shore roads and/or properties due to height of storm tide,” the agency said.Snow is not expected to start falling until late Tuesday evening and could continue until 10 a.m. Wednesday, possibly disrupting yet another morning commute. Tuesday’s forecast calls for a high near 35 with the wind chill making it feel a few degrees cooler.Wednesday’s high is 39 degrees.The mercury will begin dipping Thursday, especially in the evening, with a low of 18 expected when the sun goes down. There is also a chance of snow Thursday and Friday.The weekend will be brisk. The weather service is predicting a high of 25 degrees on Saturday before the thermometer plunges into single digits in the evening. Valentine’s Day won’t be much better, with temperatures in the teens throughout the day Sunday. Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York Valentine’s Day is coming just in time to warm our collective hearts.One day after a light snow sprinkled Long Island, forecasters are warning of more snow and plunging temperatures for the remainder of the week.last_img read more

Anthony Davis trade rumors: Knicks ‘weren’t close’ to having assets needed to acquire star

first_img Lakers free agency rumors: Kyrie Irving ‘wants to play with’ Anthony Davis The Knicks are hoping to have a busy offseason as they’ll reportedly pursue multiple stars. They’ve been linked to Kawhi Leonard, Kemba Walker and Kevin Durant — who ruptured his Achilles during Game 5 of the NBA Finals.New York is expected to pick former Duke star RJ Barrett at No. 3 during the draft Thursday. Anthony Davis trade makes Lakers new 2020 NBA title favorites R.J. Barrett won’t be meeting with any other teams, and says that he wants to be a Knick:”This is the place I want to be, I hope they draft me” pic.twitter.com/E1i11C1C17— SNY (@SNYtv) June 10, 2019“We’re excited about where we are,’’ Knicks president Steve Mills said last month, via the Post. “We know we’ll get a good player at three. So, it’s something we’re excited about and look forward to. We want to build this team the right way. We’ve always said we’re going to continue to work hard during the draft process. We believe we’re a team that can draft well.’’The Lakers will reportedly pursue Leonard, Walker and Jimmy Butler to pair with LeBron James and Davis, as well. “The Post reported last week the Pelicans didn’t view the Knicks’ young assets as especially attractive in comparison to other Davis suitors, feeling they needed a third team more than any other squad involved.”According to an NBA source, the Knicks ‘weren’t close’ to having a major package to entice New Orleans on a deal.”The Knicks’ offer for Davis would have included the No. 3 pick in the 2019 draft and another future selection. New York also was willing to give New Orleans a “choice” of young players from a group that featured Kevin Knox, Mitchell Robinson, Dennis Smith Jr. and Frank Ntilikina, according to the report.New Orleans, meanwhile, reportedly sent Davis to the Lakers this weekend in exchange for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and three first-round picks. Related News Anthony Davis trade: Who are now the 5 favorites to win the West? The Knicks were hoping to acquire Anthony Davis from the Pelicans. But, they weren’t able to put together a competitive package, according to a report from the New York Post.The report adds:last_img read more

In Roland Garros the works continue and have never stopped

first_imgRoland Garros’ works continue and have never stopped. That is confirmed by L’Equipe the common director of the French Tennis Federation (FFT), Jean-François Vilott. The event had determined to undertake a sequence of reforms in its amenities and though at first it was revealed that the operators had stopped working resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, work continued regardless of the decree of the state of alert and continues to be being carried out. out in the Forest of Bologna, with the concept that all the pieces is prepared in case the event is performed on the dates that the FFT introduced in its day, from September 20 to October four of this yr.“The work never stopped. From the first confinement choices, we requested our two corporations (Vinci and Cimolai) to implement sanitary safety measures that might be utilized in the constructing”says Vilott, who refers to the meeting of the roof of the foremost monitor, the Philippe Chatrier, which was accomplished in early February however isn’t but totally operational. “It opens and closes, you have to make changes, however it works”, he provides earlier than guaranteeing nuances: “The workforce has been considerably lowered since solely between 30 and 50 day laborers work in such a big place. Some FFT staff, in addition to service suppliers, to make sure security, are additionally current with masks, gels and all the required protections. “ Assist Paris hospitals and French tennisThe FFT made obtainable to the Public Help of the Hospitals of Paris the amenities of the Nationwide Coaching Middle, empty since the starting of the confinement. There, sufferers with coronavirus are handled underneath the supervision of the Federation itself, which manages logistics and makes obtainable one among their medical doctors. On the different hand, the Government Committee of the sports activities establishment authorised on Friday a help and restoration plan for the French tennis system and related sports activities, which can mobilize a complete of 35 million euros. It would serve to assist golf equipment, coaches, gamers (together with professionals), staff and event organizers.last_img read more

Around our schools

first_imgWHITTIER – The La Serna High School theater department will perform “Les Miserables” throughout the month at the Whittier Community Centre Theater, 7630 Washington Ave.Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. March 10, 11, 15, 16 and 17, with a matinee show March 12.Tickets can be purchased in advance through the La Serna High School cashier, (562)698-8121, Ext. 6016. Tickets will also be available at the theater on the date of each performance.For more information, call (562) 698-8121, Ext. 6000.Cerritos College to honor womenNORWALK – Cerritos College will celebrate its 20th annual Women’s History Month with a conference from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. March 17 at the student center on campus, 11110 Alondra Blvd.The conference is called “Reflections: Textured Images, Textured Lives,” and is a tribute to the great achievements of women in history and the changing roles of women today. The guest speaker will be Tiffani Thiessen, who starred in the TV show “Beverly Hills 90210.” She has since launched Tit 4 Tat Productions, an independent film company.Conference keynote speaker Lydia Ruyle will discuss the goddess icons in many cultures worldwide as spirit banners of the divine feminine.Other special guests will include Dr. Scott Coltrane, author of “Family Man: Fatherhood, Housework, and Gender Equity,” and Dr. Mary Lynn-Brecht, researcher with the National Institute on Drug Abuse.Cost is $25 to community members, $15 to faculty or staff members and free to Cerritos College students. For more information, call (562) 860-2451.Cal Grant forms due by ThursdayRANCHO CORDOVA – The California Student Aid Commission urges college-bound seniors to apply for a Cal Grant before the deadline Thursday to earn up to $8,300 for college expenses.The Cal Grant program targets graduating high school seniors, students who graduated from high school last year and did not get a Cal Grant, and community college students who are transferring to a four-year college.Continuing college students who are currently Cal Grant recipients should also apply to renew their grant.Applying for a Cal Grant takes two free forms: the Free Application for Federal Student Aid and the Cal Grant Grade Point Average Verification Form. There is no fee for filing these forms.The FAFSA can be submitted online or mailed by the Thursday Cal Grant application deadline. However, students are encouraged to complete the form online to save time, prevent mistakes and streamline the application process.Help with filling out forms is available through free California Cash for College workshops.For more information, students and parents can visit www.californiacashforcollege.org, or call the Cal Grant information line at (888) 224-7268.Students can also visit their high school counseling or college financial aid offices for help and the appropriate forms. If you have an event or notice deserving attention, write us! Send your notice to Tracy Garcia, education reporter, at 7612 Greenleaf Ave., Whittier, CA 90602. You may call the office at (562) 698-0955, Ext. 3051, or send e-mail to [email protected] AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MORECasino Insider: Here’s a look at San Manuel’s new high limit rooms, Asian restaurant160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more