Showers give way to increasing sunshine Friday; sunny and warm for the last weekend of summer

Expect showers to close out the workweek on Long Island but get ready for a beautiful last weekend of summer.
It will be mostly cloudy Friday with a few light showers. Highs will be near 76 degrees.
Then the nice weather moves in for Saturday with sunny skies and highs around 80.
Sunday will be a repeat with sunny skies and temperatures climbing to near 80 degrees.
The nice weather continues to kick off the workweek with highs in the upper-70s.