Heat Advisory expanded & extended on Long Island, Danny strengthens, the ensembles, and the 4th:
The Heat Advisory has been expanded to include northeastern Suffolk as well, and it has been extended another day to 8 PM Wednesday for heat indices up to 103 degrees.
Tropical Storm Danny has strengthened and now has maximum sustained winds of 45 mph with landfall in South Carolina this evening.
The Euro ensembles for the next 10 days shows the potential for a tropical storm with the wave behind Invest 95L.
It's going to be a relatively cool 4th of July weekend on Long Island with highs mostly in the 70's. Periods of heavy showers and thunderstorms from Wednesday night into Friday with some showers still possible on Saturday at times. The 4th of July looks better, but a shower still can't be ruled out.