Monday Aug 18
Governor Cuomo Requests Federal Technical Assistance to Assess...
August 18, 2014 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today directed the New York State Division of Homeland Security to request a total damage assessment from the Federal government for Suffolk County and adjacent jurisdictions after record-breaking rainfall and flooding caused serious damage and destruction in communities across Suffolk County located in ... (more)
Typical August Heat to Stay Absent From Harrisburg
Dry air working into the Harrisburg area will not only keep soaking rain absent through Friday but also typical August heat.
Storm that flooded NY area moves to New England
New York, NY, United States - The storm system that dumped a record rainfall and caused flash floods in New York early Wednesday is moving to New England, where it will bring heavy rain and isolated thunderstorms Wednesday night.
Wall Street Journal
Record-Breaking Rain Floods Long Island, New York Region
A rain storm saturated the New York City area for 10 hours on Wednesday morning, breaking records and flooding many communities, authorities said.
Woman plunges to death over cliff in Catskills
Authorities say a 23-year-old woman trying to take a picture by the edge of a cliff in the Catskill Mountains died after falling more than 150 feet.