Update with maps for the big storm on Monday and the Long Island forecast:
After nice weather this weekend, Monday will turn stormy for Long Island with heavy rain and wind gusts of 40 to 50 mph Monday afternoon from the SE to SSE. Total rainfall should be between 1 and 2 inches.
While there is still storm potential for next weekend (December 5th/6th), there is too much uncertainty for any details.
LONG ISLAND FORECAST:
Today (Friday): Partly cloudy with highs in the upper 50's with light winds.
Tomorrow (Saturday): Partly to mostly sunny and a little breezy in the afternoon with highs in the low to mid 50's.
Sunday: Mostly sunny with highs in the low 50's.
Monday: Rain developing by around mid-morning and becoming heavy at times with increasing wind by early afternoon with gusts up to 45 mph from the SSE. Mild with highs around 60 degrees. Total rainfall by Monday night should be between 1 and 2 inches.
Tuesday: Varying amounts of clouds and sun with a slight chance of a passing shower. Highs in the low to mid 50's in the morning, but falling into the upper 40's by late afternoon. It will also be breezy with wind gusts up to 25 mph.
Wednesday: Partly cloudy with highs in the upper 40's.
- 1st image: Map from the Euro for 1 PM Monday
- 2nd image: Projected precipitation for the next 7 days from the Weather Prediction Center
- 3rd image: Maximum projected wind gusts in knots through 1 AM Tuesday from the Euro
- 4th image: Projected snowfall for the next 10 days from the Euro
- 5th image: Projected snowfall for Long Island for the next 15 days as a running total from every Euro ensemble member
- 6th image: Projected temperatures for Long Island for the next 10 days from the National Weather Service model blend