Upcoming Storm

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A major storm is expected to hit Long Island today into Friday which will bring heavy rain and freezing temperatures. According to the National Weather Service, there could be widespread flooding along the Nassau coast of 1 to 2.5 feet, with floods of up to 3 feet in some places. The flood warning is in effect from 5 to 11 a.m. Friday.

In addition to rain, the storm will also bring heavy winds. Average winds will be 20-30 miles per hour, the Weather Service warned, with gusts of up to 55 miles per hour. The wind advisory is in effect from 10 p.m. tonight to 10 p.m. Friday.

Temperatures are expecting plummet down to around 13 degrees after it passes Friday night, with a wind chill dropping down to around -5 at times. The flash freeze could cause icing on roads and make driving dangerous. 

Please be cautious and remember: