By Giorgio Panetta, CBS2 Chief Meteorologist/Weather Producer
What a wild weather day!READ MORE: NYC Mayoral Candidates Make Last-Minute Push For Votes Ahead Of Tuesday's Primary
Temps soared or I should say sauteed…(bad joke, I know) this afternoon all thanks to some steamy temps and a little bit of a trigger to lift some storms and boy did they pack a punch. We had widespread downed trees, wires, and many road closures due to flash flooding.More Violence On Subways: Police Say Tourist Hit With Bottle, Man Slashed In Separate Attacks
We can expect another hot and humid day Wednesday with a lower risk for storms. Take the umbrella as a precaution, but hopefully you don’t need it.
We cool down big time by Friday with temps in the upper 60s to lower 70s.MORE NEWS: NYPD: Off-Duty Officer Attacked With Baseball Bat In Bronx; As Many As 6 Suspects Sought