Strong Thundestorms Hit Central New York on Labor Day 2013
Strong thunderstorms moved across Central New York on Labor Day 2013.
The cells began developing north of Syracuse just after 4PM. The strorms brought heavy winds and hail to locations like Clay and Sylvan Beach.
Hail in Sylvan Beach
The storms then moved through Utica and Rome.
My street is now a lake! pic.twitter.com/kESdjm8QMt
— Rick Short (@RickShort21) September 2, 2013
Vine Video of storm in Utica
Sweet storm Utica https://t.co/Mr77hnl706
— Laurel Simer (@L_Simer01) September 2, 2013
Appears to be MVCC?
Briar Ave is a few blocks south of the Memorial Parkway.
Flooding on Briar ave in Utica. pic.twitter.com/57HHZR2oLr
— Jill Reale (@TheRealeDeal) September 2, 2013
YouTube user Christophe du Lys shared two videos of the thunderstorm passing through Utica.
After the Storm
Local photographer Sarah Brooks captured this image of a rainbow along Commercial Drive in New Hartford.