This Morning’s Bulletin — 21.07.22
Pictured Above: The North Sea Fire Service lead the grand finale of the Jamesport Fire Parade on Wednesday night.
• We expect showers and isolated thunderstorms after 3 p.m. today, with sunny skies and highs near 88, but heat index values as high as 98, with southerly winds of 6 to 11 miles per hour, increasing to 12 to 17 miles per hour in the afternoon. The chance of precipitation is 20%. It will be mostly clear overnight, with lows around 72, southwesterly winds 6 to 11 miles per hour, and showers and scattered thunderstorms before 9 p.m. Friday will be sunny, with a high near 91, and Saturday will be sunny, with a high. nearly 90.
• The Southold Town Community Cooling Center at Peconic Lane Community Centre, 1170 Peconic Lane Peconic, will continue until this Friday July 22 from 9am to 8pm for anyone looking for respite from the heat and humidity high. For more information, call City Supervisor Scott Russell’s office at 631.765.1889. The Riverhead Town Cooling Center remains open today from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the town’s senior center at 60 Shade Tree Lane in Aquebogue.
• East Hampton City Council will hold several public hearings on the Community Preservation Fund acquisitions and scenic and conservation easement grants at its regular 11 a.m. meeting this morning. Here is the agendaand the meeting can be viewed live here.
• North Fork Community Theater’s Youth on Stage production of “Rent” opens tonight at 8 p.m. and runs at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday through August 7. Tickets are available online at nfct.com.
• The Montauk Observatory is organizing a virtual conference: “Simultaneous Major Meteor Impacts in Antarctica” with Professor Alan Rice this evening at 7 p.m. Registration is required for this free event at hamptonsobservatory.org.
• Nancy Atlas performs a free outdoor concert at Good Ground Park, 9A Squiretown Road in Hampton Bays tonight at 7 p.m. Bring a blanket or lawn chairs.
• The Shelter Island Ambulance Corps at 12 Manwaring Road on Shelter Island is holding a blood drive from the New York Blood Center this afternoon and tonight from 1-7 p.m. Appointments are recommended and can be made online. here.
• Suffolk County reported 665 new cases of Covid-19 on Tuesday July 19, with 9.2% of people testing positive. There were 235 people hospitalized who had the virus, including 47% hospitalized due to Covid, and 27 Covid patients were in intensive care. The county reported four new deaths from the virus, bringing the death toll here to 4,500 since March 2020.
The high tides on the East End for the next two days are as follows:
Plum Gut Port: 4:48 a.m., 5:28 p.m.
Port of Montauk: 3:56 a.m., 4:36 p.m.
Greenport: 5:25 a.m., 6:05 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 6:21 a.m., 6:46 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 5:20 a.m., 6 p.m.
New Suffolk: 6:47 a.m., 7:27 p.m.
South Jamesport: 6:54 a.m., 7:34 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 3:48 a.m., 4:23 p.m.
Shinn. Admission: 1:57 a.m., 2:32 p.m.
22nd of July
Plum Gut Port: 5:51 a.m., 6:25 p.m.
Port of Montauk: 4:59 a.m., 5:33 p.m.
Greenport: 6:28 a.m., 7:02 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 7:20 a.m., 7:41 p.m.
Sag Port: 6:23 a.m., 6:57 p.m.
New Suffolk: 7:50 a.m., 8:24 p.m.
South Jamesport: 7:57 a.m., 8:31 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 4:40 a.m., 5:14 p.m.
Shinn. Admission: 2:49 a.m., 3:23 p.m.
And that’s how things look in the light of dawn here today.