Scattered showers move in for Tuesday, Wednesday ahead of dry holiday weekend
News 12 Storm Watch Team Meteorologist Sam Augeri says it will be cloudy Tuesday with a chance for a few showers.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW:
Mostly cloudy and muggy the next two days with the chance of a brief passing shower. The best chance for showers will be Wednesday afternoon before our weather clears for the upcoming holiday weekend.
THE TROPICS: Hurricane Franklin passes southeast of Long Island bringing a high risk of rip currents for the rest of the week and increasing waves by Wednesday. There is also the potential for some beach erosion and minor coastal flooding at high tide, especially southwestern Nassau County bay areas.
SAM'S PICK OF THE WEEK: Friday for a beautiful, pleasant day.
OVERNIGHT: Mostly cloudy and muggy with the slight chance of a passing shower. Lows near 66 with east winds 5 to 10 mph. Sunrise: 6:16
TUESDAY: Mostly cloudy with the chance for a passing shower. Most of the day is dry. Highs near 76. Mostly cloudy at night with the chance of a brief shower. Lows near 69. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Sunset: 7:30.
WEDNESDAY: Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely during the afternoon. Highs near 79. Lows near 62.
THURSDAY: Sun and clouds. Breezy at times with highs near 75. Lows near 58.
FRIDAY: Mostly sunny and beautiful with highs near 75. Lows near 60
SATURDAY: Sunny and warmer. Highs near 78. Lows near 63.
SUNDAY: Mostly sunny, nice, and warm. Highs near 80. Lows near 68.
MONDAY: Warm with sun and clouds. Highs near 82. Lows near 66.