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BAYSHORE, NY - AUGUST 13:    A car is abandoned on a flooded Brooke Ave following heavy rains and flash flooding on  August 13, 2014 in Bayshore, New York. The south shore of Long Island along with the tri-state region saw record setting rain that caused roads to flood entrapping some motorists.  (Photo by Andrew Theodorakis/Getty Images)

Buyer Beware! Shady Dealers Could Be Selling Water Damaged Cars With Clean Titles

Experts warn that some of the hundreds of cars that were flooded out on Long Island roadways this week could eventually show up back on the market with no evidence that they had been water-logged.

08/15/2014

Long Beach beach patrol (Credit: CBS 2)

Lifeguards On High Alert Over The Weekend As Storm Prompts Rip Current Concerns

Lifeguards at area beaches were on high alert over the weekend as the danger of rip currents increased along the south shore of Long Island.

07/06/2014

A storm ripped through Bergen County, leaving some communities without power. (Credit: CBS 2)

Cleanup Underway After Storm Uproots Trees, Takes Down Power Lines In Bergen County

Many people were picking up on Saturday morning, after wind and rain toppled dozens of trees and left some communities in the dark.

06/14/2014

Montclair Downpour

Severe Storms Pound Tri-State Area, Cause Flooding And Damage

A round of severe storms plowed into the Tri-State Area late Friday afternoon – causing delays of nearly five hours for arriving flights at some airports.

06/13/2014

Mantoloking Steel Wall

CBS 2 Exclusive: Steel Wall To Be Mounted To Protect Jersey Shore Towns From Storms

A four-mile steel wall is going up along the Jersey Shore beachfront, in one of the biggest projects that New Jersey will undertake to keep residents safe from storms like Superstorm Sandy.

06/11/2014

New Milford Storm Eletrocution

Storms Rip Out Trees, Power Lines; Electrocute Man In Connecticut

The storms Tuesday claimed a life in New Milford, Connecticut, after devastating winds tore through the area.

05/28/2014

Friday, May 16 Storm System

Heavy Rains To Give Way To Sunshine For Weekend

Heavy rains pounded the area and prompted a flash flood warning Friday night, but a sunny weekend was set to follow.

05/16/2014

New Jersey Snow Driving

N.J. Officials Work To Replenish Shrinking Road Salt Supply

New Jersey transportation officials say they’re working to replenish road salt supplies in the wake of several winter storms.

02/15/2014

Erosion along Ocean Parkway (credit: CBS 2)

Weekend Storms Create Football Field-Sized Hole In Dune Along Ocean Parkway

State officials said they are bringing in 20,000 cubic yards of sand to repair the dune at an estimated cost of $200,000.

10/15/2013

Trees down at Franklin Place and Spencer Drive Paramus, N.J. (Credit: CBS 2)

Officials: Tornado Touched Down Near Paramus During Monday Storms

A tornado touched down near Paramus, N.J. during the round of violent storms Monday afternoon, the National Weather Service confirmed.

10/08/2013

Emerson Power Lines Down

Trees, Power Lines Torn Down, Flights And Transit Snagged By Powerful Storms

A round of storms ripped down trees and power lines, and brought delays and cancellations to Tri-State Area airports and train lines Monday afternoon.

10/07/2013

A flooded street in Hoboken after intense rain early on May 8, 2013 (credit: Patty Royce)

Report: Some N.J. Flood Insurance Holders Will Soon Face Higher Premiums

Hundreds of New Jersey flood insurance policyholders will soon be facing higher premiums spurred by sweeping changes to the federal law that will take effect Tuesday.

09/28/2013

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Storms Create Dangerous Conditions Around The Tri-State Area

Torrential rain, powerful winds, and dangerous lightning left their mark in Bergen County, where thousands of strikes, including at least two on buildings, were reported.

09/12/2013

Storms downed trees in Manahawkin after a tornado warning on Aug. 13, 2013. (credit: Image via CBS 2)

National Weather Service Confirms Tornado Touched Down In Ocean County

The twister touched down at 10:05 a.m. with maximum speeds of 75-85 mph. It was two miles in length and about 50-100 yards wide, the National Weather Service said.

08/13/2013

Park Slope Sewage Leak

Park Slope Homeowners Fit To Be Tied Over Seeping Sewage

Some homes in Park Slope, Brooklyn, have been left in a state of disgusting disarray, after gallons of sewer water seeped in.

05/13/2013

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