Severe Thunderstorms Tear Through Tri-State Area

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    NEWSLETTERS

    The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for New York City and parts of New Jersey. (Published Saturday, May 11, 2013)

    Severe thunderstorms tore through much of the tri-state area Saturday afternoon, bringing heavy downpours, lightning and strong winds.

    The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm warning for New York City and parts of New Jersey until 4 p.m. People were advised to move indoors because of continuous cloud-to-ground lightning. 

    Early Morning Forecast for Saturday, May 11

    [NY] Early Morning Forecast for Saturday, May 11
    Raphael Miranda's forecast for Saturday, May 11. (Published Saturday, May 11, 2013)

    A flood advisory was also issued for New York City until 4:15 p.m.  

    As a cold front moved through Saturday evening, the chance of rain diminished. The region should see a partial clearing after midnight. 

    Better weather is expected for Mother's Day Sunday, with sunny and windy conditions and a high of 69. 

    Next week should start off on a cooler note, with highs in the upper 50s on Monday and low 60s on Tuesday. 

    Here are your forecasts through next Wednesday:

    TODAY: On and off showers and thunderstorms.

    HIGH: 74

    TONIGHT: An early shower/storm, then partial clearing. Patchy fog.

    LOW: 57

    TOMORROW (Mother’s Day): Mostly sunny and windy. 

    HIGH: 69

    MONDAY: Mostly sunny, breezy and cool.

    HIGH: 58

    TUESDAY: Partly Sunny.

    HIGH: 61

    WEDNESDAY: Increasing cloudiness with a shower at night.

    HIGH: 66