An estimated 12 inches of snow blanketed Port Washington overnight. Now local officials ask residents to clear all sidewalks, and shovel out any fire hydrants covered by snow.
Long Island Power Authority is reporting scattered power outages in Port Washington with crews assigned. Estimated restoration there is 8:30 p.m. For power outages or downed lines, call LIPA at 1-800-490-0075.
The Long Island Rail Road is providing limited two-hourly service to and from Port Washington.
The Town of North Hempstead asks residents to call 311 to report any impassable roads so that it can send crews from its Highway Department. The town has opened warming centers at 141 Garden Street, Westbury and Tully Park located at 1801 Evergreen Avenue, New Hyde Park. For more information, call 311.
Many businesses and organizations are closed Saturday because of the storm. For example, Wright Music, Dolphin Bookshop, Port Washington Public Library, Port Washington Public Schools, Linda's G2G and Main Street Bakery & Café are closed today. Call ahead before visiting a place of business to confirm if it’s opened.
Weber Middle School's production of "Bye Bye Birdie" has been rescheduled for Sunday at 11 a.m. and at 3 p.m., and on Monday at 6:30 p.m.
Landmark on Main Street has postponed the Lucy Kaplansky performance for Saturday evening until April 5.