When Sandy Will Arrive in Our Area

What to expect and when

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    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.