There were reports of flooding, lightning and power outages across the area as storms moved through the Tri-State area on Tuesday afternoon.
Severe thunderstorm and flash flood warnings are in effect Tuesday for both New York and New Jersey.
There were several reports of lightning striking trees and homes throughout New Jersey.
The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for New York City until 5:15 PM.
Just in time for today’s downpour, a new service was unveiled in front of the Jewish Children’s Museum in Crown Heights.
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VIDEO: Flooding at 770 Eastern Parkway