UPDATE: The National Weather Service issued a High Wind Watch for Monday. Potential gusts of 60 mph can be expected with steady winds of 25-35 mph, which can blow down tree limbs and power lines.
The watch is in effect from Monday morning through the afternoon, the NWS said.
It won’t be anywhere as extreme as Thursday’s blizzard, but more winter weather is headed for the East End. READ
The blizzard that shut down most of the North Fork Thursday, and that has already forced the Riverhead School District to close again for Friday, began to taper off late in the afternoon. READ
Check back here for updates on school closings, delayed openings, early dismissals and event cancellations.
• Bishop McGann-Mercy Diocesan High School will be closed Friday.
• Peconic Community School will be closed Friday.
• Riverhead Charter School will be closed Friday.
• Riverhead school district will be closed Friday.
• Shoreham-Wading River school district will be closed Friday.
• St. David’s School will be closed Friday.
• St. Isidore School will be closed Friday.
The National Weather Service’s latest blizzard warning for Suffolk County predicts 12 to 16 inches of snow Thursday.
Get ready for a wild week of weather. READ
The North Fork avoided any major damage overnight as a nor’easter swept across the region bringing heavy wind and rain, according to local officials. READ
UPDATE: The National Weather Service on Monday night extended the High Wind Warning until 6 a.m. Tuesday and said the strongest winds will be overnight. Gusts of up to 60 mph are still expected and sustained winds of 25 to 35 mph, the NWS said. READ
The following is a list of postponements, closures and delays due to the storm. Email [email protected] to report a closure or delay and check back for updates.