Hempstead prepares for possible remnants of Tropical Storm Nicole
One Long Island community is already preparing for the possibility of severe weather as a result of Tropical Storm Nicole.
Town of Hempstead Supervisor Don Clavin announced preparations this morning in Roosevelt.
Forecasts are calling for possible inches of rainfall, and potential wind speeds of 40-50 mph.
The town has begun clearing storm drains to prevent flooding and making sure emergency response vehicles are prepared in the event residents are in need of assistance.