WEATHER TO WATCH: Scattered storms for Friday, chances for rain over the weekend
News 12 Storm Watch Team Meteorologist Sam Augeri says scattered showers and storms are in the forecast for Friday.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW:
WEATHER TO WATCH: For Friday and Sunday. Watching the chance for scattered showers and storms bringing locally heavy rainfall. The best chance for widespread rain will be Sunday.
DEW POINTS: Well into the 70's this is about as humid as it gets around Long Island. It will be quite warm and humid through the weekend.
RIP CURRENTS: Moderate for Friday
OVERNIGHT: Partly cloudy, warm, and humid with lows near 74. Chance for a few showers or a thunderstorm. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Sunrise: 5:33
FRIDAY: Partly sunny to mostly cloudy with the chance for scattered showers and storms in the morning and then again late afternoon. Highs near 83. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Sunset: 8:23
FRIDAY NIGHT: Partly cloudy, warm, and humid. Chance for a passing shower or storm. Most of the night will be dry. Lows near 73.
SATURDAY: Sun and clouds. Chance for a shower or storm but most of the day will be dry. The better weekend day with good beach weather. Highs near 83. Lows near 74.
SUNDAY: Mostly cloudy with showers and storms locally. Chance for heavy rain. Highs near 83. Lows near 72.
MONDAY: Hot and humid with sun and clouds. Highs near 87. Lows near 74.
TUESDAY: Partly sunny with the chance for pop up showers and storms. Highs near 88. Lows near 71.