The National Weather Service is predicting a few strong to severe thunderstorms Saturday night into Sunday morning.
According to the latest forecast Friday night, there's also a slight risk of flash flooding across the region.
The main threats associated with any severe storms will be:
- Wind gusts in excess of 60 mph, which could down tree limbs, trees and powerlines and/or cause structural damage. Isolated power outages are possible.
- Isolated weak tornadoes and/or waterspouts.
- The Storm Prediction Center has placed portions of NYC, all of Long Island, and southeastern Connecticut in a Marginal Risk for severe thunderstorms