Good morning, Long Island. Welcome to the LI Now live post for Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014.

This post will keep you informed about local traffic and transit alerts, weather, upcoming meetings and events, and some top stories you might have missed.


SOUTH HUNTINGTON: There are fallen power cables in both directions on Wolf Hill Road between the Northern State Parkway and Deer Park Road in Dix Hills.

COMMACK: There is a fallen tree on Harned Road in both directions between Highway 454 and Jericho Turnpike.

WEST SAYVILLE: There is an accident on Montauk Highway westbound after Cherry Avenue.

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THURSDAY: Overcast with rain and a high of 57. Winds from the north and northwest at 20 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT: Overcast with a 30 percent chance of rain and a low of 48. Winds from the north and northwest at 10 to 20 mph.

FRIDAY: Overcast in the morning, then mostly cloudy with a high of 61. Winds from the northwest at 10 to 20 mph.


1915: 25,000 women march in New York City demanding the right to vote.

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