The center of the storm was about 35 miles southeast of Montauk Point, Nueva York, according to the National Hurricane Center update at 9 soy. Y, as flood warnings extended from coastal Connecticut and Rhode Island to the luxurious oceanfront estates of New York’s Hamptons.
Tropical storm conditions are spreading inland across portions of New England. The storm has maximum sustained winds of 65 mph, la 9 soy. update said, just shy of hurricane status.
A weather-flow station in Block Island, Rhode Island reported a sustained wind of 47 mph and a gust of 59 mph. In Narragansett, Rhode Island, sustained wind measured at 35 mph with a gust to 54 mph.
Great Gull Island, near the eastern end of Long Island, Nueva York, there was a sustained wind of 36 mph and a gust of 45 mph. The National Data Buoy Center’s C-MAN Station in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, measured a sustained wind of 47 mph and a gust to 58 mph.