The winter storm that brought significant snow to the area Wednesday and into Thursday morning has forced school closings and transportation cancellations and delays today:
Public and Private School Closings
Riverhead School District — Closed
Suffolk County Community College — Closed
Our Redeemer Lutheran School (Aquebogue) — Closed
Bishop McGann-Mercy High School (Riverhead) — Closed
St. Isidore School (Riverhead) — Closed
Riverhead Charter School — Closed
Riverhead Country Day School — Closed
St. David School — Closed
Lyrical Children’s Preschool & Learning Center in Calverton — Closed
Kiddie Academy in Riverhead — Closed
Riverhead Free Library — Closed
North Shore Public Library — Closed
7:30 a.m. — Suffolk Bus transportation will begin two hours late Thursday. The Long Island Rail Road has replaced trains with buses between Ronkonkoma and Greenport and is running on delays of more than an hour out of Ronkonkoma and Port Jefferson.
6:30 a.m. — The Long Island Rail Road has replaced trains with buses between Ronkonkoma and Greenport. The Cross Sound Ferry has canceled the 6:00 a.m. ferry departing New London and the 7:30 a.m. ferry departing Orient Point. The ferry company has also canceled all of today’s casino packages.
Tanger Outlet Center in Riverhead will not open today.
The snow has stopped and the sun is making its way out. A high of 34 degrees is expected for today. Winds could reach as much as 14 miles per hour.