Highways Flood as Deluge Hits New York

Flash flooding in the New York City area blocked lanes on several highways across the boroughs, police said early on September 13.

This footage shows conditions on the Cross Island Parkway. Twitter user @TracyG_Dnp said traffic was “barely moving” during her commute.

A flash flood warning was issued on Tuesday morning, with authorities urging residents to avoid travelling along flooded roads. Credit: Dr. TracyG_DNP via Storyful

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