Special Weather Statement from the NWS for Long Island and the Tri-state area:
If you've been following my posts, this isn't a surprise:
Special Weather Statement National Weather Service New York NY 248 PM EST Sun Nov 15 2020 ...LINE OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WITH DAMAGING WIND GUSTS POSSIBLE THIS EVENING... A line of showers and scattered thunderstorms will move across the region along a strong cold front this evening. The line will move through areas north and west of New York City between 6 and 8 pm, areas along the Hudson River and New York City metro between 7 and 9 pm, and across Long Island and southern Connecticut between 9 and 11 pm. There is potential for damaging wind gusts in excess of 58 mph with the line of showers and scattered thunderstorms. These winds could bring down trees and power lines.