As day transitions to night on Long Island, residents can expect rain and breezy conditions with gusts of more than 30 miles per hour
With the storm’s track altered, forecasters predicted LI would get between 4 to 8 inches of snow.
The National Weather Service’s Upton office issued the blizzard warning for all the Island except for the East End Monday morning, beginning midnight Monday through midnight Tuesday.
Long Island could get buried in 12 to 18 inches of snow Monday evening throughout Tuesday, according to forecasters. The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a Blizzard Watch for Long Island, New York City, and other parts of the region in effect from late Monday night through Tuesday evening.
Friday’s forecast is calling for bone-chilling temperatures in the high 20s and wind chill values in the single digits.
A mostly unremarkable winter on Long Island took a sudden turn Thursday when a fast-moving blizzard walloped the region, dumping more than a foot...
“It seems like Mother Nature packs an especially potent punch for Nassau and Suffolk,” Cuomo said at a press conference Thursday at noon.
As of mid-morning, police in both Nassau and Suffolk counties recorded nearly 40 accidents plus an countless other spinouts and calls to aid motorists.