Wet start to Friday ahead of cooler weekend

News 12 Storm Watch Team Meteorologist Addison Green says there will be a wet morning rush for Friday with a cooler weekend.

News 12 Staff

Feb 16, 2023, 10:32 AM

Updated 432 days ago

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WHAT'S NEW: Another day, another record breaking high temperature for LI! But this time, we broke the all time high for the month of February, when we hit 71 at 11:20am, besting the previous record of 68 set on 2/23/2022.
WHAT'S NEXT: Cloudy skies and scattered showers come and go through tonight with more widespread light to moderate rainfall for Friday morning, with a steep decline in temps through the afternoon and evening hours. This is due to a cold front passing by midday Friday.
News 12 Storm Watch Team Meteorologist Addison Green says there will be a wet morning rush for Friday with cooler weekend.
OVERNIGHT: Cloudy, mild with scattered showers & some pockets of lowered visibility. Lows: upper 40s to low 50s.
FRIDAY: Morning rain and gusty winds with temps dropping through the second half of the day as a cold front passes by around noon to 2 PM. Expect the high to occur early in the day. Temps will be feeling chilly due to those blustery winds in the evening hours. RECORD: 68 (1976). Feels Like: Mid 20s by the evening hours. Highs: upper 50s to low 60s. Lows: low to mid 20s.
SATURDAY: After a chilly start, temps go back to seasonal levels under mostly sunny skies. Highs: upper 30s to low 40s. Lows: upper 20s to low 30s.
SUNDAY: A mix of sun & clouds with milder temps. Highs: mid to upper 40s. Lows: upper 30s to low 40s.
MONDAY: Presidents Day – Mostly cloudy with a chance of some drizzle. Highs: upper 40s to low 50s. Lows: mid 30s.
TUESDAY: Partly cloudy skies & a little cooler. Highs: mid 40s. Lows: mid 30s.
WEDNESDAY: Mostly cloudy with a chance scattered rain showers. Highs: upper 40s. Lows: mid 30s.
THURSDAY: Mostly cloudy with a chance of scattered rain showers. Highs: mid 40s. Lows: upper 20s to low 30s.
FRIDAY: Mostly sunny skies. Highs: mid 40s. Lows: mid 20s.
SATURDAY: Partly cloudy to mostly sunny with colder temps. Highs: mid 30s. Lows: upper 20s to low 30s.
SUNDAY: Cloudy with a chance at a wintry mix. Highs: low to mid 40s. Lows: low 30s.


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