Record rainfall around New York City that flooded roads on Sunday could cause delays for commuters Monday morning. John F. Kennedy International Airport reported 7.72 inches Sunday night — the most ever recorded there in a single day. The driving rain broke the previous record of 6.3 inches, set in 1983, the National Weather Service said. The highest total regionally was recorded at Lido Beach in Nassau County — 10.
Philadelphia flooding continues, following record rainfall on Sunday. Strong storms caused heavy rainfall that measured over 8 inches. The previous record was 6.63 inches on September 16, 1999. The rain has caused a power outage at ... Read Post
PHILADELPHIA -- Heavy rain caused major flooding and traffic nightmares across the area Sunday and set an all-time record for one-day rainfall in Philadelphia. A record all-time daily rainfall record of 7.99 inches fell at the Phila... Read Post