Dangerous heat continues today in Brooklyn for the first day of summer

Stray showers possible, dryer conditions for Tuesday in NYC

Storm Watch Team Meteorologist Darryl Green says to expect some rain during the evening on Monday, and a flood watch is in effect until midnight.

News 12 Staff

Sep 11, 2023, 10:16 AM

Updated 282 days ago


Storm Watch Team Meteorologist Darryl Green says a flood watch is in effect until midnight, and humidity and temperatures are expected to be on the decline for the rest of the week.
Thunderstorms are producing heavy rain across the area with 1-2.5" of rainfall already have fallen. Additional rainfall amounts of 0.5-1" of rainfall is possible through this evening. Flash flooding will be an ongoing issue through this evening for the borough.  


We continue to monitor Lee’s track for changes and potential impacts. The storm still looks well offshore with no major direct impact. Coastal impacts are possible - including rip currents and possible beach erosion.
Hurricane Lee is currently maintaining its intensity as a Category 3 storm through Tuesday. It is expected fluctuate in strength as it turns North on Wednesday bringing dangerous surf, rain and strong winds to Bermuda. As of now, Lee doesn't pose any direct impacts to the U.S. or NYC. However, rough surf, clouds and breezy conditions are expected this weekend as Lee stays well offshore.
Tonight: Scattered storms, flooding possible. Partial clearing late. Lows near 70.
Tuesday: Hints of sun, warm, and mainly dry. Stray shower possible late. Highs near 82. Lows near 70.
Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, chance of thunderstorms. Highs near 75. Lows near 62.
Thursday: Partly sunny, warm and less humid. Highs near 74. Lows near 60.
Friday: Mostly sunny, not as warm, breezy with lower humidity. Rip current risk. Highs near 73. Lows near 61.
Saturday: Partly sunny, warm, breezy and pleasant. Rough surf possible. Highs near 76. Lows near 62.
Sunday: Mostly cloudy, warm and breezy. Rough surf likely. Highs near 78. Lows near 64.

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