Monday @ 8:30 p.m.: The Tropical Storm Watch has been discontinued for Nassau and Westchester counties, but remains in effect for Suffolk and Fairfield County, Conn.
It’s possible the storm brings tropical storm force winds of 30 to 40 mph with 50 mph gusts Tuesday night into Wednesday, according to a NWS hurricane local statement.
“Heavy rain bands may move in as early as the Tuesday morning rush, but the heaviest rain is expected Tuesday night into Wednesday with 1 to 3 inches possible,” the statement reads.
“Localized flash flooding is also possible”
Sunday @ 8:30 p.m.: The National Weather Service on Sunday issued a Tropical Storm Watch for Long Island as Hurricane Jose works its way up the eastern seaboard.
Though the storm is not expected to make landfall, tropical storm conditions are being predicted for Tuesday night into Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service’s five-day forecast.
The storm watch issued at 7:49 p.m. Sunday calls for winds of 25 to 35 mph, with wind gusts of up to 45 mph, with potential flooding from rain and storm surge.
The temperatures will remain in the high 60s into the 70s.
Click here to read the full Tropical Storm Watch.
Graphic: National Weather Service