Long Island Forecast
Wednesday... Partly cloudy with a chance of rain. High of 61F. Windy. Winds from the NW at 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph. Chance of rain 20%.
Wednesday Night... Clear. Low of 39F. Windy. Winds from the NW at 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
Thursday... Clear. High of 61F. Windy. Winds from the NW at 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
Thursday Night... Clear in the evening, then partly cloudy. Low of 41F. Winds from the NNW at 5 to 15 mph.
Fire Weather Watch
Statement as of 3:48 PM EDT on April 22, 2014
... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Thursday morning through
Thursday evening for high winds and low relative humidity for the
entire tri-state region...
The National Weather Service in New York has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for high winds and low relative humidity... which
is in effect from Thursday morning through Thursday evening.
* Affected area... the entire tri-state region.
* Winds... northwest 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.
* Relative humidity... as low as 17 percent.
* Timing... late Thursday morning through Thursday evening.
* Impacts... rapid fire spread possible if ignition occurs.
A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.
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