WOODBURY - Strong gusting winds with periods of rain are expected throughout the afternoon today.

News 12 Long Island Meteorologist Rich Hoffman says a wind advisory is now in effect through 2 p.m. Hoffman says winds could gust up to 45 miles per hour. Isolated power outages are possible.

Temperatures will stay in the upper 40s through the afternoon and into the evening.

Hoffman says the storm will taper off by this evening.