Hurricane Chris and a Look at Long Island Weather
- Hurricane Chris has 105 mph winds, and it may reach Category 3 status (major hurricane) today before it starts weakening tonight. Some big wave heights close to 30 feet to the northwest of Bermuda with the storm. - From the National Weather Service for Long Island... *HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK FOR OCEAN BEACHES INTO THIS EVENING DUE TO SWELLS FROM HURRICANE CHRIS* - Nice weather on Long Island through Monday with temps in the low to mid 80's, but then there will be more unsettled weather with showers for the middle to end of next week with a frontal system. It's too soon for details.