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Cross Bronx Expressway Traffic (Kathryn Brown CBS 2)

Another Round Of Storms Slams Tri-State, Leaves Expressways Flooded

Severe thunderstorms barreled through the Tri-State Area for the second day in a row Tuesday, making a mess of the roads just in time for the afternoon rush hour and keeping a threat of continuing rain well into the night.

07/15/2014

The scene on West 57th Street shortly after a brief downpour on Wednesday, July 9. (Credit: Adam Harrington/CBSNewYork)

Scattered Severe Thunderstorms Strike Tri-State Area Yet Again

Utility crews are busy and some commuters are facing delays after severe thunderstorms rolled through parts of the Tri-State area, downing trees and knocking out power.

07/09/2014

A rainy Wednesday in Hell's Kitchen. (Credit: CBS 2)

Storms Prompt Flood Watches, Warnings For Some In Tri-State Area

A dangerous round of storms was passing through some parts of the Tri-State Area late Wednesday, and the storm system was expected to persist until the morning.

06/25/2014

Rain near John F. Kennedy International Airport on Tuesday, April 29. (Credit: CBS 2)

Drenching Rain Coming To Close Out Month Of April

Wednesday will mark the last day of the month, and April showers – perhaps even April downpours – will come your way throughout the day.

04/29/2014

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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

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

Weather radar map June 17 (CBS New York)

Severe Storms To Pop Up Around Tri-State Area Through Monday Evening

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Heavy rain, strong winds and severe thunderstorms are making their way through the  New York area. The storms will pop up throughout the afternoon and stick around through Monday evening, according […]

06/17/2013

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Thunderstorms Blow Through Tri-State Area, Bring Damaging Winds

Conditions remained dry well into the nighttime hours for many in the Tri-State Area Sunday, but as bedtime approached for some, the torrential downpours and thunderstorms began.

06/02/2013

Weather radar Thursday May 23, 2013

Powerful Storms Continue To Come And Go Throughout Tri-State Area

Mother Nature is going to rain on our parade — just in time for Memorial Day weekend

05/23/2013

Saturday, May 11 Storms

Severe Storms, Flash Flood Warnings For NYC, Surrounding Areas

A flash flood warning continued Saturday afternoon for all of New York City and several surrounding counties, as severe thunderstorms whipped through the area.

05/11/2013

Damage In Freehold Township (Credit: CBS 2)

State Of Emergency Declared In Freehold Township Following Heavy Storms

A state of emergency has been declared in Freehold Township as thousands of utility customers in Central Jersey remained without power late on Sunday morning after a series of severe storms moved through the region.

07/29/2012

Storm damage in Carmel, NY on Friday, July 27, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Powerful Storms Leave Outages, Damage Across The Tri-State

Thousands of homes in the Tri-state area are without power Friday after intense thunderstorms moved through the region on Thursday.

07/27/2012

FILE - Children play in water sprayed from a fire hydrant in the Bronx. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Summer’s Second Heat Wave Baking The Tri-State Area

There could be some temporary relief however from a few thunderstorms. However, what could be even more worrisome is a looming strike by Con Edison workers.

06/29/2012

Four lightning bolts strike New Jersey amid storms on June 25, 2012. (credit: Andy Rostron)

Violent Thunderstorms Wreak Havoc On Tri-State Area

At one point, 20,000 Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) customers were without power. Con Edison had a few hundred customers without power in Westchester. Several outages were also reported in Connecticut and New Jersey.

06/25/2012

Con Edison works on restoring power. (credit:  Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

In Wake Of Thunderstorms, Thousands Left Without Power In Tri-State Area

As of Saturday afternoon, the Long Island Power Authority reported that 130 of its customers are without power, most of which reside in Hempstead, Oyster Bay and North Hempstead.

06/23/2012

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