For years, meteorologists have speculated that Long Island is poised for a big storm, like the hurricane in 1938. That storm hit Long Beach particularly hard, with some recalling houses floating down the streets.
Which has us wondering: Given the way state and local government officials and leaders at , how do you think we would fare in the event of a big hurricane?
Remember the power outages, and the long days Plainview-area residents went without power. Do you remember the trees down? The flooding?
Would residents in time? Tell us in the comments.