New York City: Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued Until 2 on August 28

By Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Reporter
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news, including politics and court cases. He started at The Epoch Times as a New York City metro reporter.
August 28, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

A severe thunderstorm has been issued for parts of New York City on Wednesday, including Manhattan.

The warning issued by the National Weather Service includes New York (Manhattan) County, Bronx County, Westchester County, and southeastern Bergen County in northeast New Jersey.

The service’s doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capably of producing quarter size hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 miles per hour was located near Fort Lee and Mott Haven and moving northeast at 15 miles per hour.

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Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
Reporter
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news, including politics and court cases. He started at The Epoch Times as a New York City metro reporter.