Tag: Long Island Weather

Will Long Island See Snow Friday?

The Island, which has been unburdened by serious snowfall so far this winter, could receive between 1-4 inches of snow late Thursday night into Friday morning, forecasters at the National Weather Service’s Upton office said.

Snow Squalls Hit Long Island Amid Bone-chilling Temperatures

The sudden burst of snow comes as the Island is enveloped by an arctic mass that has slowly moved across the middle of the country and finally arrived in our area Wednesday night. The frigid air mass is expected to hang around until Friday, forecasters said.

It looks Like The Polar Vortex is Returning to Long Island

The polar vortex, which is always present in the arctic but occasionally becomes displaced, may contribute to a deep freeze later this week.

Hermine: Tropical Storm Warning Lifted for Suffolk County

With Long Island largely out of the storm's path, predictions of wind gusts up to 75 miles per hour did not materialize. Instead, Long Islanders were greeted by 50 mph gusts on the East End and lesser gusts in Nassau County on Tuesday.

Tropical Storm Watch Issued For Long Island Amid Hermine Threat

Although Hermine is currently is moving across Florida and into Georgia, Long Island is still in store for strong rip currents and high surf through the weekend. Both Nassau and Suffolk counties could experience strong winds late Saturday and then possible coastal flooding Sunday morning, according to the National Weather Service.

NWS Warns of -20 Wind Chill on Long Island This Weekend

The arctic blast will hang over the Island on Sunday—meaning Valentine’s Day revelers will have to bundle up to enjoy the festivities. Temperatures on Sunday are expected to hit the teens but won’t go much higher than that, the weather service said.

First Snow Arrives Late on Long Island; More Possible Friday

Forecasters say a winter storm is likely this weekend, although that could change in the coming days.

Long Island Weather: Rain, Snow in Forecast

Spring? Where? Long Island could see a mix of rain and snow Tuesday evening, with the white stuff potentially coating some areas with up...

More Spring Snow on Long Island

Yep, we’re talking about snow. Long Islanders—bruised and battered from a hellish winter—woke up Saturday morning to snow flurries and unseasonably cool temperatures. The Island won’t...