Tony Medeiros and Ray Gilliam of the East Hampton Village Department of Public Works secured garbage can lids in anticipation of high winds associated with Jose. Durell Godfrey

Willing to help serve chowder at the Montauk Chamber's Fall Festival? Volunteers are needed. Carissa Katz

The storm's large size will bring tropical storm force winds, coastal flooding, and heavy rainfall on the eastern end of Long Island. National Weather Service