STORM WATCH: Coastal Storm moves in with downpours and gusty winds

Storm Watch Team Meteorologist Alex Calamia says to expect showers and pockets of heavy rain moving in the evening.
  • Storm Prediction Center has issued a "marginal risk" for severe thunderstorms Monday morning
  • Coastal flood warnings are in effect for Brooklyn and Coastal Flood Watch in effect for the Bronx
  • High Wind Warning for Brooklyn (wind gusts over 50 mph). Wind Advisory for the Bronx. 
  • Flash flood Watch in effect for the entire City
TODAY: Showers are expected this afternoon with pockets of heavy rain moving in the evening. Temperatures will be in the mid 50s with winds coming in from the ESE at 10-20 mph.
TONIGHT: Heavy rain and wind is expected with a few thunderstorms. Temperatures climb to the low 60s by sunrise. Coastal and rain related flooding is possible. Winds from the SE at 20-30 mph. Gusts over 40 mph possible.
MONDAY: Thunderstorms for the morning commute. Gusty winds expected to reach 50 mph. Rain will become more scattered in the afternoon, but dry conditions won't return until the evening.
MONDAY NIGHT: Cloudy and cooler with lows in the mid 30s.
TUESDAY: A mix of clouds and sun. Much cooler with highs in the low 40s.
WEDNESDAY: Ample sunshine. Seasonable with highs in the low 40s.
REST OF THE WEEK: Dry through Christmas next Monday.