**Update on the storm with rain, snow, and wind for the northeast** Also, the Long Island forecast:
- After some quiet weather lately with many beautiful days, we finally have something to watch.
- Thursday and Friday will be washouts on Long Island with the potential for up to 2 inches of rain between Wednesday night and Friday night with wind gusts up to 35 mph, and temperatures will be mainly in the 40's.
- There will also be snow for mainly higher elevations and interior locations of NY state and southern to central New England.
- There may also be stormy weather next week as well.
- I will continue to update with the latest maps and information.
LONG ISLAND FORECAST:
Today: Showers at times with the best chance being in Nassau and western Suffolk. Eastern Long Island may just be cloudy this afternoon. Breezy and cool with highs in the low 50's. Wind out of the ENE at 10 to 20 mph.
Tonight: Showers at times, mostly for western Long Island, ending after midnight with decreasing clouds towards morning. Lows in the low 40's. Wind out of the NE at 10 to 15 mph.
Tomorrow: Partly to mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50's. Wind mostly out of the N at 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday: Increasing clouds in the afternoon with a slight chance of a shower by late afternoon. Highs in the upper 50's to low 60's, but cooler for the south shore and east end. Wind mostly out of the SSW at around 10 mph.
Thursday: Periods of rain, windy, and cool with highs in the low 50's. Wind gusts up to 30 mph from the ENE. 1 to 2 inches of rain are likely between Wednesday night and Friday night.
Friday: Showers, windy, and chilly with highs in the upper 40's. Wind gusts up to 25 mph from the N.
Saturday: Becoming mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50's.
- 1st image: 5-day outlook for Long Island
- 2nd image: Projected storm locations and strengths for 8 AM Friday from the Euro ensemble members
- 3rd image: Map from the GFS for 2 AM Friday
- 4th to 6th images: Projected snowfall through 8 AM Saturday from the Euro ensemble mean, Euro, and GFS, respectively
- 7th image: Projected precipitation through 8 PM Saturday from the Weather Prediction Center
- 8th image: Projected temperatures with ranges for Long Island for the next 15 days from the Euro ensembles
- 9th image: Projected temperatures for Long Island for the next 10 days from the National Weather Service model blend