Tropical Storm Fay will bring heavy rainfall, gusty winds, and dangerous surf conditions to the East End on Friday.
Heavy rain showers and tropical-storm winds are expected over the next 36 hours in the Mid-Atlantic Coast, New York, and Southern New England. The National Weather Service issued a Tropical Storm warning for Long Island, including the North and South Forks Thursday evening.
The low pressure storm system will bring a potential for winds 39 to 57 miles per hour in the Riverhead area and 30 to 40 mph winds on the South Fork with gusts up to 50. Scattered power and communications outages are possible.