Wind gusts could top 50 mph.
Heaviest snow expected to hit eastern half of Suffolk County.
Flanagan was found guilty of three misdemeanors and acquitted of a felony charge.
The teenager robbed the car in Hicksville and led police on a chase to North Merrick, where he rammed a patrol car before crashing into a school building.
Suspect was indicted on a charge of leaving the scene of an accident with injuries.
Two other people were injured in the crash on the LIE near Exit 57.
...but says it wouldn't have made a difference.