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National Weather Service Has Issued Heat Advisories for Portions of Northeast USA; Scattered Thunderstorms, Lightning and Gusty Winds for Monday

Report by Paula Antolini, June 7, 2021, 9:22AM EDT

The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for southern Connecticut, northeast New Jersey and southeast New York.

Heat Advisories are in place across portions of the Northeast states through Monday due to the combination of hot temperatures and high humidity. 

Today and tonight: Scattered thunderstorm development is possible this afternoon. The primary threats are gusty winds and lightning strikes.

Tuesday through Sunday: There is a low probability for widespread hazardous weather that would meet NWS warning criteria.

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Detailed Forecast

Today

Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Increasing clouds, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Tonight

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

Tuesday

Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tuesday Night

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light southwest wind.

Wednesday

Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Wednesday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

Thursday

Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

Thursday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

Friday

Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.

Friday Night

A 30 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

Saturday

Partly sunny, with a high near 73.

Saturday Night

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

Sunday

Partly sunny, with a high near 77. 

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