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Preparing for Snowstorm in Smithtown

Stock up on shovels, batteries and more at these local supplies stores.

Patch file photo.
Patch file photo.
A light blanket of snow covered Smithtown Thursday morning, a small indication of what is to come later on tonight.

The National Weather Service predicts that Long Island will see between 8 and 10 inches of snow, starting Thursday night, and has issued a blizzard warning for 6 p.m. in the area. 

Temperatures are expected to drop Thursday night into the mid-teens, and stay below freezing into Sunday.

If residents learned anything from last year's February blizzard, which crippled most of Long Island, it's to be prepared. Here is a list of local stores to find shovels, snow blowers, batteries, generators and other weather-related items.


Costello's Ace Hardware 
52 E. Main Street, Smithtown
631-863-3200

Costello's Ace Hardware 
246 Smithtown Boulevard, Nesconset
631-724-8300

Harbor Freight Tools
116 Veterans Memorial Hwy., Commack
631-543-1793

All American Hardware
678 Motor Pkwy., Hauppauge
631-434-8750
jodi January 02, 2014 at 11:24 AM
homeowners are preparing, but the question is 'is the town prepared'? Smithtown highway dept - here is a chance to redeem yourself after last year's fiasco. Lets do it right this time.

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