Thunderstorms roll through LI Thursday night; sunny Labor Day weekend ahead
Storms rolled through Long Island Thursday night, but should be the last drops of rain the region will see through the long holiday weekend.
Summertime thunderstorms hit Nassau County around 7 p.m. Thursday, but the threat calmed down to spotty showers by 9:30 p.m.
The storm tracked its way into western Suffolk by around 8 p.m., but will also saw conditions calm down to showers around 10 p.m.
The East End shouldn't see much more than showers and possibly a few rumbles of thunder after 9 p.m.
From Friday on out, the Labor Day forecast looks pristine. Friday, Saturday and Sunday are expected to be mostly sunny.
Friday will be the hottest day, with highs around 87. But on Saturday and Sunday, temperatures will drop to around 80 degrees at their peak.
For Labor Day Monday, some clouds earlier on in the day should give way to sunny skies. Highs will be in the upper-70s.