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
Get ready for a wild week of weather. 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 National Weather Service has issued a coastal flood watch and high wind warning for the area, causing hazardous travel conditions on local roads Monday.
The National Weather Service is reporting between three to four inches of snow accumulated Friday morning across the North Fork.
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory until 10 a.m. Friday and predicts 1 to 3 inches of snow, causing hazardous travel conditions on Riverhead Town roads through the morning commute. More snow is forecasted for Saturday.
Commuters should use extra caution this morning because of possible black ice on roadways, the National Weather Service warned. READ