'It's Pouring Here!' Thunderstorm Hits Queens as Northeast Gets Soaked

Thunderstorms brought heavy rain, wind, and hail to parts of New York and New Jersey on Wednesday afternoon, July 21.

Footage shared on Twitter shows heavy rain falling in the Ozone Park section of Queens, New York, on Wednesday, with the uploader commenting, “It’s pouring here … wow!”

The National Weather Service issued severe thunderstorm watches for parts of New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Washington, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Virginia until 8 pm Wednesday. Credit: @saberonyx via Storyful