Tag: National Weather Service

Long Island Forecast to See First Snow Friday

The precipitation is expected to be mixed with rain and will likely not accumulate.

Up to 2 Inches of Rain Possible on Long Island

“Due to the warm and humid nature of the airmass ahead of the cold front...torrential downpours are likely.”

Will Arthur Rain on Long Island 4th of July Parades?

Either way, rough seas are forecast to kick up rip currents that can be dangerous to swimmers.

2014 Hurricane Season Forecast as Normal, Preparedness Still Urged

“Whatever the probabilities are, one storm can wreak tremendous havoc,” the head of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said.

Parts of Long Island Under Flash Flood Watch

“The heaviest rain is expected to coincide with high tide on the Atlantic and western Long Island Sound tonight, which could exacerbate flooding along the south shore of Long Island.”

Long Island Weather: Heavy Rain Forecast Prompts Flood Watch

Heavy rains expected Wednesday into Thursday are the remnants of the storm that sparked deadly tornadoes nationwide.

Long Island Weather: Heavy Rain May Cause Flooding

The heaviest rainfall is forecast for Saturday into Sunday.

Long Island Weather: Wind Advisory, Brush Fire Threat Wednesday

But the Island mostly dodged the threat of snow overnight.

Long Island Weather: Nor’easter to Bring 2-4 Inches of Snow to...

...but only 1 to 2 inches is expected to coat the rest of the Island starting Tuesday night.

NWS: Potential for Brush Fires Across Long Island

“It only takes a carelessly disposed cigarette to ignite a fire."