Showers taper off overnight on Long Island; sunny and warm Sunday

News 12 Storm Watch Team Meteorologist Krystal Ellis says periods of rain bring a chance of flooding in low lying areas or places with poor drainage. Showers will taper off overnight and clear by Sunday morning.

News 12 Staff

May 20, 2023, 11:20 AM

Updated 329 days ago

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News 12 Storm Watch Team Meteorologist Krystal Ellis says periods of rain bring a chance of flooding in low lying areas or places with poor drainage. Showers will taper off overnight and clear by Sunday morning.
WHAT'S NEXT: Sunday is the better day of the weekend with temps in the 70s and skies brightening through the morning into mostly sunny skies by the early afternoon. Thereafter, a long dry stretch of pleasant weather will be with us through the middle of the week. Chance for showers again overnight Wednesday into Thursday morning.
A flood watch remains through midnight. 
OVERNIGHT: Cloudy with fog and a few rounds of rain. Any showers lingering will clear out by morning. South winds shifting to westerly after midnight around 5-10 mph. Lows near 55.
SUNDAY: Any morning clouds will give way to sunshine. Northwest wind 5-10 mph. Highs near 77.
SUNDAY NIGHT: Mainly clear with lows near 54. Northwest winds 5-10 mph.
MONDAY: Mostly sunny and nice. Highs near 74. Lows near 49.
TUESDAY: Sunny with highs near 69. Lows near 47.
WEDNESDAY: Sunny and mild with highs near 78. Lows near 52.
THURSDAY: Slight chance for some light early showers then clearing with highs near 74. Lows near 50.
FRIDAY: Mostly sunny with highs near 75. Lows near 51. 


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