The sun was shining and water was sparking at Breakwater Beach on Saturday.
As a matter of fact, the sun was shining everywhere in the area on Saturday.
Newsday called it a "heat wave," partly in jest. Though 55 degrees for Jan. 7? It's all relative. The article reports that the National Weather Service said temps between 55 and 60 broke previous records.
Here's a quick slice of life from the Mattituck beach on the Long Island Sound.
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