This Morning’s Bulletin — 8.11.22
• We expect mostly cloudy skies today, with highs near 83, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, with further precipitation amounts between a quarter and half an inch possible. Mostly cloudy overnight, with a low around 68. Friday will be partly sunny, with a high near 83 and 20% chance of showers, and Saturday will be sunny, with a high near 80.
• Suffolk County Vector Control will spray many salt marshes across the county with mosquito larvicide by helicopter today and tomorrow between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. Here are more details.
• The annual Southold Town Anti-Bias Task Force Unity Picnic for the community returns to the Peconic Community Center this Saturday, August 13 from noon to 4 p.m., after a hiatus due to the pandemic. Here is more.
• OLA of Eastern Long Island will hold its first-ever Youth Summit for youth ages 14-22 on Monday, August 15 at the Bridgehampton Community House, focusing on adolescent emotional and mental health and access to emotional health care and mental. Read more.
• Southampton City Council is discussing a proposed affordable housing project at the Bridgehampton Community Center during its 10am business session this morning. Here is the agendaand the meeting can be viewed live on SEA-TV YouTube channel.
• The Quogue Wildlife Refuge hosts Live Birds of Prey this afternoon at 3 p.m. Learn about the diets, habitats, and physical adaptations of native Long Island raptor species that make them excellent hunters. More details at quoguewildliferefuge.org.
• The Full Sturgeon Moon Hike with Friends of the Long Pond Greenbelt will take place tonight at 8:30 p.m. at the South Fork Museum of Natural History, 377 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike. Native American fishing tribes are credited with naming this moon because sturgeons were most easily caught during this month. Register for this free event by emailing [email protected]
• Mean Gene & The Flamethrowers perform songs from the 60s and 70s at a free outdoor concert at Good Ground Park, 9A Squiretown Road, Hampton Bays tonight at 7 p.m. Bring a blanket or lawn chairs.
The high tides on the East End for the next two days are as follows:
Plum Gut Port: 9:36 a.m., 10:04 p.m.
Port of Montauk: 8:44 a.m., 9:12 p.m.
Greenport: 10:13 a.m., 10:41 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 11:20 a.m., 11:41 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 10:08 a.m., 10:36 p.m.
New Suffolk: 11:35 a.m.
Jamesport South: 11:42 a.m.
Shinn. Entrance to the bay: 9:01 a.m., 9:23 p.m.
Shinn. Admission: 7:10 a.m., 7:32 p.m.
Plum Gut Port: 10:29 a.m., 10:55 p.m.
Port of Montauk: 9:37 a.m., 10:03 p.m.
Greenport: 11:06 a.m., 11:32 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 12:13 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 11:01 a.m., 11:27 p.m.
New Suffolk: 12:03 a.m., 12:28 p.m.
South Jamesport: 12:10 a.m., 12:35 p.m.
Shinn. Entrance to the bay: 9:53 a.m., 10:13 p.m.
Shinn. Admission: 8:02 a.m., 8:22 p.m.
And that’s how things look in the light of dawn here today.