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Thursday, July 9, 2020
[Photo on Avenue A yesterday by Derek Berg]
Via the EVG inbox...
The New York City Emergency Management Department today urged New Yorkers to prepare for potential impacts of Tropical Storm Fay. The National Weather Service has issued a Tropical Storm Warning for New York City in effect from 6 a.m. Friday through 2 a.m. Saturday. A Flash Flood Watch is also in effect for the City from 6 a.m. Friday, July 10 through late Friday night.
With Fay’s track expected to impact NYC, NWS is forecasting moderate to heavy rain to move into the area early Friday morning, continuing throughout the afternoon before tapering off around midnight Saturday. A total of 1 to 2 inches of rain is forecast with this system, with locally higher amounts of 2 to 4 inches possible. Severe thunderstorms cannot be ruled out with this system.
High winds are also in the forecast on Friday, with sustained winds 35 mph to 45 mph and gusts up to 50 mph. Winds are expected to taper off overnight Friday into early Saturday morning.
Thursday, August 8, 2019
Thanks to EVG reader Kevin Scheld for sharing these photos of the fast-moving storm that blew on through around 8 p.m. ... the top photo is from Fourth Street between First Avenue and Second Avenue looking toward the west ... while the shot below is looking toward Midtown...
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Tuesday, July 15, 2014
AKA, It was a dark and story day.
Photo by Bobby Williams
Anyway, no need to paaaaaaaaaaanic...
FLASH FLOOD WARNING UNTIL 5:15 PM FOR ALL OF NYC. 2" to locally 4" of rain can fall causing rapid flooding: pic.twitter.com/RKApBHY6o3— Storm Team 4 NY (@StormTeam4NY) July 15, 2014
Friday, July 4, 2014
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Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Via @greally — Lightning strikes concentrated around the East Village.
And here is one of the strikes captured by James and Karla Murray ...
Updated 10:11 p.m.
Two more strikes via James and Karla...
Updated 7:30 a.m.
And via EVG reader Andrew … using the iPhone's slo-mo cam...