Tag: tropical storm

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.

Long Island Under Tropical Storm Warning as Hermine Looms

The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a tropical storm warning for Long Island and the tristate area Saturday as Tropical Storm Hermine loomed in the Atlantic Ocean just south of the region.

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.

Hermine Likely to Impact Labor Day Weekend on Long Island

Rain, gusty winds and strong surf are likely on Long Island over Labor Day weekend thanks to Hurricane Hermine, forecasters said. Uncertainty remains over the exact timing and potential local impact of the storm, which may pass south of Long Island, but the National Weather Service (NWS) issued a hazardous weather outlook Thursday for the New York Metro area, warning that Hermine may impact the region with heavy rain and strong winds over the holiday weekend.

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.