Areas of fog will continue across eastern Long Island Thursday morning, with visibilities potentially less than a mile, the National Weather Service said.

"Locally dense fog is also possible over the next few hours," the weather service said in a special weather statement. "Motorists should drive with extra caution and be prepared for rapidly changing visibilities."

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Areas of fog hovered over Suffolk County during the morning commute, the National Weather Service said earlier Thursday.

The service said there is about a 20 percent to 30 percent chance of rain across most of Long Island for Thursday, with daily highs in the low to mid 40s.