'Should've Brought Out the Boat': Long Island Motorists Amazed by Tropical Storm Elsa Flooding

A highway was flooded in Glen Head, New York, on July 9 after heavy rainfall from Tropical Storm Elsa hit the region.

Footage taken by Paul Yonkers Jr on Friday morning shows cars slowly navigating Route 107 as torrential rain continued to move through the area. In the video, Yonkers comments, “Should’ve brought out the boat instead of the … truck.”

The National Hurricane Center forecast tropical storm conditions to continue in Long Island and portions of southern New England into Friday afternoon. Credit: Paul Yonkers Jr. via Storyful