Here are some links to local government sites that may help you cope with Hurricane Sandy:
Suffolk County office of emergency management
As you can see from this map quite a bit of Crane Neck is in the Category One “slosh zone”.
You can find a map of emergency shelters in Suffolk County (some of which are pet friendly) here This map also has interactive tools to help you determine if you live in a storm surge zone, find your nearest shelter, and find the different kinds of shelter (general, pet friendly, special needs, functional needs) nearest you.
Here is a page describing the special needs & functional needs emergency shelters in Suffolk County.
This page describes the pet friendly emergency shelters.
And this page lists the items you should bring to a shelter, should you need to make use of one.
Everyone please be careful & stay safe!