NY facing chance of thunderstorms

Umbrellas and spectators fill in the sand at

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Umbrellas and spectators fill in the sand at Jones Beach during the Bethpage Air Show in Wantagh on Sunday. (May 27, 2012) (Credit: Steve Pfost)

Memorial Day brought temperatures in the 80s to the New York area, with revelers hitting the beaches on the unofficial start to summer.

Today's weather was similar to the weekend's — hot and humid with the possibility of a stray shower or thunderstorm tonight, forecasters said.

“That's been the story for the whole weekend,” meteorologist Ashley Sears said.

The risk of thunderstorms...

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