Nana to become a hurricane before landfall - update on tropics and Long Island weather:
Tropical Storm Nana:
Nana has maximum sustained winds of 60 mph and is expected to become a minimal hurricane by tonight before making landfall late tonight in Belize in Central America.
Tropical Storm Omar:
Omar is a weak tropical storm and is heading out into the middle of the Atlantic and poses no threat to land.
Invest 91L is the tropical wave that just came off the coast of Africa. The National Hurricane Center is giving it a 60% chance of tropical development within the next 5 days. The long-term track and intensity are uncertain, but it will need to be watched. The next name on the list is Paulette.
Today: Cloudy and humid with a 30% chance of scattered showers this morning and a 20% chance this afternoon. Highs mostly in the upper 70's. There is a 40% chance of thunderstorms overnight, mostly between 11 AM and 3 AM.
Tomorrow: Partly cloudy and warmer with only a slight chance of an isolated thunderstorm in the afternoon. Highs mostly in the low to mid 80's. It will be humid in the morning with decreasing humidity in the afternoon but it will become more humid again at night with a chance of thunderstorms, mostly between 9 PM and 2 AM.
Friday: Mostly sunny with decreasing humidity throughout the day with highs mostly in the mid 80's.
Saturday: Sunny with low humidity with highs mostly in the mid to upper 70's.
Sunday: Sunny with low humidity with highs mostly in the upper 70's.
Labor Day: Mostly sunny with moderate humidity with highs close to 80 degrees.
- 1st image: Euro ensembles for the next 10 days
- 2nd image: Tropical Storm Nana
- 3rd image: Tropical Storm Omar
- 4th image: From the National Hurricane Center
- 5th image: Projected high temperatures for today from the National Weather Service
- 6th image: Projected temperatures for Long Island for the next 10 days from the National Weather Service model blend
- 7th image: Projected rainfall for the next 7 days from the Weather Prediction Center