STORM WATCH: Rain and wind moving in for holiday travel in NYC
News 12 Storm Watch Team Meteorologist Hope Osemwenkhae says a large storm system will bring pockets of heavy rain, gusty winds, and significant travel impacts beginning Tuesday afternoon through midday Wednesday.
Rainfall: 1 to 2 inches of rain with flooding downpours at night. Flooding is expected, possibly more significant as leaves cover drains and the ground is super dry.
Wind: Breezy with 15-20 mph gusts, becoming windy after the rain ends Saturday evening (20-30+ mph gusts).
A freeze warning is in effect for The Bronx only from 12 a.m. to 8 a.m. tonight. A Frost Advisory could be issued for Brooklyn this afternoon.
Tonight: Increasing clouds, very cold and calm. Lows near 33.
Tuesday: STORM WATCH Mostly cloudy and chilly. PM windswept rain. Highs near 47. Lows near 46.
Wednesday: STORM WATCHAM rain and wind. Gradual clearing, falling temps, and windy. Highs near 57. Lows near 40.
Thursday (THANKSGIVING): Sunny, chilly and less breezy. Highs near 49. Lows near 38.
Friday (Black Friday): Mostly cloudy, chilly with the chance of late showers. Highs near 48. Lows near 37.
Saturday: Chance of showers, partly sunny, chilly and breezy. Highs near 47. Lows near 36.
Sunday: Mostly sunny and chilly. Highs near 46. Lows near 34.