Sweltering mid-90s temperatures are in this weekend's forecast as a heat wave surges toward the region, according to forecasters. The National Weather Service in Upton is predicting a blazing hot start to the weekend on Saturday with a high near 95. Luckily, the mercury should fall about 20 degrees during the evening, providing Long Islanders with a brief respite.
Santa better wear his galoshes.
Up to an inch of snow may fall on LI, but forecasters say accumulation amounts may vary.
Expect sunny skies this weekend.