Update: Storm Watches Issued for Region

A tropical storm watch and another for severe thunderstorms are in effect for the area. The National Weather Service said Wednesday that Tropical Storm Elsa will move up the East Coast Thursday while weakening to a tropical depression. But the storm will then reintensify to tropical Read More …

Heat Wave Expected to Continue Through Wednesday

Dangerous heat will continue throughout the day and into Wednesday evening in the tri-state area, the National Weather Service said Monday. Numerous agencies issued warnings to take care of pets, avoid working outside if possible, and protect the vulnerable. The NWS put the heat index Read More …

Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Huntington Area

A severe thunderstorm warning is in effect for northwestern Suffolk County and elsewhere, the National Weather Service said Wednesday. The storm is carrying 60 MPH winds and moving south from Connecticut, as of 3:17 pm.  Expected to be affected are Islip, Brentwood, Levittown, Freeport, Commack, Read More …

Prolonged Storm Forecast for Huntington Area

A prolonged storm is expected to arrive Thursday morning in the Huntington area, bringing 3 to 6 inches of snow, followed by another 1 to 3 inches on Friday. Snow is predicted to start after 8 a.m. Thursday. The National Weather Service said a light Read More …

Clean-Up Continues, With Some Rain, Snow in the Forecast

Rain with a mix of a little snow are forecast for Friday and Sunday, the National Weather Service said Thursday. With sunny temperatures expected in the upper 30s, little accumulation is expected. Friday morning, rain and snow are likely before noon, followed by a chance Read More …

Frigid Cold, Gusting Winds Across Huntington

Wind gusts reaching up to 50 MPH are expected to continue to add to the frigid cold Friday in the Huntington area. Temperatures were below 20 Friday morning, with wind-chill temperatures in the low single digits. The National Weather Service reminded residents to dress for Read More …

Gusty Winds, Rain Expected Across Region

Heavy rain and wind are expected Thursday night into Friday morning with wind gusts up to 60 MPH after midnight, the National Weather Service said Wednesday. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches is possible. The NWS also warned of coastal flooding, “Heavy rainfall, Read More …