Powerful Winds Batter New York City Area

Strong winds blew through the New York City area amid a severe thunderstorm warning on July 6.

Footage captured by a Storyful journalist in the Greenpoint neighborhood of Brooklyn shows wind gusts battering trees in the area.

The National Weather Service warned of winds of up to 60 mph on the evening of July 6. Credit: Lola DiNizio via Storyful