Here is what you can expect in the tri-state region, day by day:
Sunday night: Rains grow heavy, especially south of the city. The winds become quite gusty, up to 50 mph. Expect coastal flooding at high tide.
Monday morning: Heavy rain, winds gusting up to 60 mph. Severe coastal flooding at high tide.
Monday afternoon - evening: Wind gusts of 60 to 80 mph, with major to extreme coastal flooding at high tide. Widespread power outages are expected.
Tuesday morning: Heavy rain and strong wind. Damage still possible during this phase of the storm.
Tuesday evening: Conditions gradually better but still rainy and breezy.