severe thunderstorms

Severe Weather Threat

Slight Risk Of Tornadoes Forecast For Overnight Storms

A severe storm system blowing into the Tri-State Area posed a minor threat for tornadoes during the overnight hours Tuesday into Wednesday.

10/07/2014

Heavy rain falls in Midtown Manhattan on Wednesday, July 23. (Credit: CBS 2)

Severe Storms Cut Power, Delay Flights, End Yankees Game Early

Flights were delayed by up to an hour and a half Wednesday evening, and thousands of customers lost power, as a round of severe thunderstorms pounded the area.

07/23/2014

Lightning strikes during storms on Friday, May 23. (Credit: @t3nman)

Heavy Storms Bring Hail, Lightning, Floods That Leave Motorists Stranded

A round of severe storms swept into the Tri-State Area Friday evening, bringing hail, lightning, and flooding that left cars submerged in at least one area.

05/23/2014

Storm Clouds

Severe Storms Bring Floods, Knock Down Trees In Tri-State Area

Balmy temperatures befitting of mid-July gave way Saturday to severe thunderstorms that left trees and wires on the ground in some parts of the Tri-State Area.

05/10/2014

Downed tree in Stony Point, N.Y. (credit: Tracee Carrasco/CBS 2)

Trees Uprooted, Homes Damaged As Microburst Hits Rockland County

The fast-moving storm system took down trees and damaged some homes in West Haverstraw and Stony Point.

08/08/2013

North Haledon, NJ (credit: Maggie Magee Molino)

Fast-Moving Storms Featuring Damaging Winds Leave Many Powerless In Tri-State

While the storm was fast-moving, it did cause damage in the form of downed trees and power lines. In the aftermath of the weather, a number of roads are closed and area airports are still experiencing delays.

07/26/2012

Damage Left By The Mid-Atlantic Storms (Credit: Allison Shelley/Getty Images)

Thousands Still Without Power In Southern Jersey; Could Be Days Before Service Is Restored

Thousands of utility customers in southern New Jersey were still without power late on Sunday morning, one day after severe thunderstorms socked the region.

07/01/2012