By Giorgio Panetta, CBS2 Chief Meteorologist/Climate Producer
The remnants of Ida have devastated the realm. Like we mentioned yesterday, a number of layers of atmospheric phenomena fused right into a harmful storm with an infinite moisture feed, the Atlantic Ocean.
Due to this fact, we obtained a torrential rain mainly throughout the 1-95 hall. Doubtlessly 13 inches round Edison, New Jersey.
A really uncommon twister warning was issued in Manhattan and the north shore of Lengthy Island.
Southern New Jersey noticed tornados contact down with excessive injury.
All of northern New Jersey, Lengthy Island and the Hudson Valley are nonetheless beneath a flash flood warning till the early morning hours.
Principally, all the space is flooded. Don’t journey in a single day if pointless. Flash flood warnings are nonetheless in impact till 3 a.m. for New York Metropolis.
Rainfall charges got here down at 3 to five inches per hour.
New York Metropolis obtained 3.15 inches in a single hour from 8:51 to 9:51 p.m. For the day, Central Park obtained 6.40 inches.
I count on a really tough scene waking up tomorrow. Basic publish storm sunshine will reveal the extent of the severity and injury.
Once more, we skilled the scary dynamics usually reserved for the Midwest, mixed with the remnants of a CAT 4 Hurricane plus the ocean’s moisture. Nobody was actually spared in our space. I’ve by no means seen climate increase and flood so shortly, for thus lengthy.
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