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Riverhead, NY
Currently
53°
Feels like 53°
Hi 59 ° Lo 51 °
Rain in the morning.
  • Humidity: 90%
  • Pressure: 29.37 in.
  • Dew Point: 50.58 °
  • Wind Speed: 29
  • Sunrise: 7:17 am
  • Sunset: 5:54 pm
  • Thursday
    59°
    |
    49°
    6% chance
    of precip.
  • Friday
    59°
    |
    47°
    52% chance
    of precip.
  • Saturday
    66°
    |
    55°
    100% chance
    of precip.
  • Sunday
    64°
    |
    55°
    79% chance
    of precip.
  • Monday
    63°
    |
    52°
    0% chance
    of precip.
  • Tuesday
    58°
    |
    50°
    14% chance
    of precip.
  • Wednesday
    63°
    |
    50°
    91% chance
    of precip.
Daily
Thursday
59°
|
49°
6% chance
of precip.
Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
  • Humidity: 74%
  • Pressure: 29.92 in.
  • Dew Point: 45.06 °
  • Wind Speed: 15mph from NE
Daily
Friday
59°
|
47°
52% chance
of precip.
Rain in the evening and overnight.
  • Humidity: 79%
  • Pressure: 29.90 in.
  • Dew Point: 47.83 °
  • Wind Speed: 20mph from E
Daily
Saturday
66°
|
55°
100% chance
of precip.
Rain throughout the day.
  • Humidity: 87%
  • Pressure: 29.63 in.
  • Dew Point: 56.93 °
  • Wind Speed: 18mph from SE
Daily
Sunday
64°
|
55°
79% chance
of precip.
Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
  • Humidity: 79%
  • Pressure: 29.68 in.
  • Dew Point: 52.69 °
  • Wind Speed: 10mph from W
Daily
Monday
63°
|
52°
0% chance
of precip.
Clear throughout the day.
  • Humidity: 72%
  • Pressure: 30.03 in.
  • Dew Point: 48.45 °
  • Wind Speed: 10mph from NW
Daily
Tuesday
58°
|
50°
14% chance
of precip.
Overcast throughout the day.
  • Humidity: 69%
  • Pressure: 30.26 in.
  • Dew Point: 44.44 °
  • Wind Speed: 6mph from NE
Daily
Wednesday
63°
|
50°
91% chance
of precip.
Light rain starting in the afternoon.
  • Humidity: 82%
  • Pressure: 30.18 in.
  • Dew Point: 50.73 °
  • Wind Speed: 10mph from E
  • 5am
    53°
    65% chance
    of precip.
  • 6am
    54°
    55% chance
    of precip.
  • 7am
    54°
    38% chance
    of precip.
  • 8am
    55°
    26% chance
    of precip.
  • 9am
    56°
    17% chance
    of precip.
  • 10am
    56°
    11% chance
    of precip.
  • 11am
    55°
    11% chance
    of precip.
  • 12pm
    56°
    9% chance
    of precip.
  • 1pm
    57°
    9% chance
    of precip.
  • 2pm
    58°
    9% chance
    of precip.
  • 3pm
    58°
    7% chance
    of precip.
  • 4pm
    58°
    0% chance
    of precip.
  • 5pm
    58°
    9% chance
    of precip.
  • 6pm
    56°
    8% chance
    of precip.
  • 7pm
    55°
    6% chance
    of precip.
  • 8pm
    54°
    2% chance
    of precip.
  • 9pm
    53°
    0% chance
    of precip.
  • 10pm
    52°
    0% chance
    of precip.
  • 11pm
    51°
    0% chance
    of precip.
  • 12am
    51°
    0% chance
    of precip.
  • 1am
    51°
    0% chance
    of precip.
  • 2am
    51°
    0% chance
    of precip.
  • 3am
    50°
    0% chance
    of precip.
  • 4am
    50°
    0% chance
    of precip.
Hourly
5am
53°
Light Rain and Dangerously Windy
65% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 86%
  • Pressure: 29.39 in.
  • Dew Point: 49.77 °
  • Wind Speed: 30
Hourly
6am
54°
Possible Light Rain and Dangerously Windy
55% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 83%
  • Pressure: 29.39 in.
  • Dew Point: 49.2 °
  • Wind Speed: 34
Hourly
7am
54°
Possible Light Rain and Dangerously Windy
38% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 80%
  • Pressure: 29.42 in.
  • Dew Point: 48.78 °
  • Wind Speed: 36
Hourly
8am
55°
Possible Drizzle and Dangerously Windy
26% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 78%
  • Pressure: 29.46 in.
  • Dew Point: 48.63 °
  • Wind Speed: 36
Hourly
9am
56°
Dangerously Windy and Overcast
17% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 76%
  • Pressure: 29.48 in.
  • Dew Point: 48.47 °
  • Wind Speed: 35
Hourly
10am
56°
Dangerously Windy and Overcast
11% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 74%
  • Pressure: 29.52 in.
  • Dew Point: 47.9 °
  • Wind Speed: 33
Hourly
11am
55°
Windy and Overcast
11% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 74%
  • Pressure: 29.55 in.
  • Dew Point: 47.58 °
  • Wind Speed: 31
Hourly
12pm
56°
Windy and Overcast
9% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 72%
  • Pressure: 29.57 in.
  • Dew Point: 47.66 °
  • Wind Speed: 30
Hourly
1pm
57°
Windy and Overcast
9% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 69%
  • Pressure: 29.59 in.
  • Dew Point: 47.48 °
  • Wind Speed: 29
Hourly
2pm
58°
Windy and Overcast
9% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 66%
  • Pressure: 29.62 in.
  • Dew Point: 47.37 °
  • Wind Speed: 27
Hourly
3pm
58°
Windy and Overcast
7% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 67%
  • Pressure: 29.63 in.
  • Dew Point: 47.04 °
  • Wind Speed: 26
Hourly
4pm
58°
Windy and Overcast
0% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 66%
  • Pressure: 29.65 in.
  • Dew Point: 46.82 °
  • Wind Speed: 25
Hourly
5pm
58°
Windy and Overcast
9% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 67%
  • Pressure: 29.68 in.
  • Dew Point: 47.14 °
  • Wind Speed: 25
Hourly
6pm
56°
Overcast
8% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 71%
  • Pressure: 29.72 in.
  • Dew Point: 47.58 °
  • Wind Speed: 24
Hourly
7pm
55°
Overcast
6% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 74%
  • Pressure: 29.74 in.
  • Dew Point: 47.14 °
  • Wind Speed: 24
Hourly
8pm
54°
Overcast
2% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 75%
  • Pressure: 29.78 in.
  • Dew Point: 46.33 °
  • Wind Speed: 24
Hourly
9pm
53°
Overcast
0% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 76%
  • Pressure: 29.80 in.
  • Dew Point: 45.7 °
  • Wind Speed: 23
Hourly
10pm
52°
Overcast
0% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 77%
  • Pressure: 29.81 in.
  • Dew Point: 45.55 °
  • Wind Speed: 23
Hourly
11pm
51°
Overcast
0% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 78%
  • Pressure: 29.82 in.
  • Dew Point: 45.29 °
  • Wind Speed: 22
Hourly
12am
51°
Mostly Cloudy
0% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 78%
  • Pressure: 29.83 in.
  • Dew Point: 45.24 °
  • Wind Speed: 21
Hourly
1am
51°
Mostly Cloudy
0% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 80%
  • Pressure: 29.84 in.
  • Dew Point: 45.53 °
  • Wind Speed: 20
Hourly
2am
51°
Mostly Cloudy
0% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 81%
  • Pressure: 29.83 in.
  • Dew Point: 45.57 °
  • Wind Speed: 19
Hourly
3am
50°
Mostly Cloudy
0% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 83%
  • Pressure: 29.85 in.
  • Dew Point: 45.67 °
  • Wind Speed: 19
Hourly
4am
50°
Mostly Cloudy
0% chance
of precip.
  • Humidity: 84%
  • Pressure: 29.86 in.
  • Dew Point: 45.9 °
  • Wind Speed: 18

Heavy rain, strong winds in the local forecast; flash flood watch, coastal flood & wind advisories in effect

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The strong low pressure system is expected to produce rainfall totals of 2 to 5 inches, with locally higher amounts are possible, the National Weather Service said in a statement. A coastal flood advisory is in effect through 8 p.m. and a wind advisory is in effect from 6 p.m. through noon tomorrow.

Storm could bring heavy rain, strong winds tonight through Wednesday morning; flash flood watch, wind advisory in effect

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A rapidly developing low pressure system south of Long Island produce heavy rainfall across the region late tonight and tomorrow, with the potential for strong winds tomorrow.

Local area is spared Ida’s wrath, as storm pummels NYC and western LI

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Heavy rains and gusty winds from Tropical Depression IDA pummeled the New York metro region and parts of Long Island late in...

Potentially heavy rain forecast Wednesday-Thursday; flash flood watch issued

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It will be a soggy back-to-school for Riverhead students Thursday morning, as the remnants of Ida are expected to bring widespread rainfall of three to four inches across the area from Wednesday afternoon through Thursday morning, according to the National Weather Service.

Air quality health advisory issued for Thursday in LI, NYC Metro

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An air quality health advisory is in effect Thursday for Long Island and the NYC metro region. The pollutant of concern is ground-level ozone.

Flood watch extended to 2 a.m. Tuesday

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A flood watch for this region has been extended until 2 a.m. Aug. 24, as the remnants of Henri will bring more rain to the region, the National Weather Service said in a statement this morning.

Henri comes close, but skirts around Long Island

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Long Island got lucky as Hurricane Henri, which pivoted east and west and back again as it traveled up the coast, stayed just east of the island dumping heaviest rains in parts of NYC, NJ and Connecticut.

Cops: Woman drove drunk with four kids in back seat of sedan

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A woman with four children in the back seat of her car was arrested for felony DWI early this morning in Riverhead,...

Heavy rain, flooding expected today as Henri, now a tropical storm, tracks north

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Tropical storm conditions are expected to arrive across the East End this morning, with hurricane conditions possible, according to the National Weather Service in Upton. North winds of 30 to 40 mph will becoming west 35 to 45 mph this afternoon. Hurricane and storm surge warnings remain in effect.
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American Red Cross opens shelter at Riverhead High School

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The American Red Cross has opened a shelter at Riverhead High School (700 Harrison Avenue, Riverhead) for residents who live in flood-prone areas that will be affected by Hurricane Henri, Riverhead Police announced this evening. Here's the latest on Henri from the National Hurricane Center.
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