Photos of the Derecho Storm Hitting New York City

Leading edge of the storm seen from the Empire State Building
Leading edge of the storm seen from the Empire State Building via crystalm94 on Instagram
Leading edge of the storm seen from the Empire State Building Clouds gathering above Manhattan A line of clouds over NYC Storm over downtown NYC Clouds moving over the Hudson Derecho clouds over Morningside Dark clouds over the city Looking up Fifth Ave - Empire State Building in the distance Storm clouds over Gotham City Storm watching Large lightning bolts over the city Storm over the city Derecho clouds over Seventh Avenue Dramatic lightning strike seen from CNN's towercam overlooking Central Park People taking photos of the derecho clouds! Creepy cloud formations Derecho clouds over Seventh and West 10th Clouds covering the city Riders on the storm! Clouds have covered the city - looking east across Manhattan Panorama of the clouds
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The derecho that had lots of people on their toes passed through NYC with some beautiful clouds, but not much more.

Was it a mehrecho? Or a derechopointment? The storm didn’t bring much damage to New York City, but it did provide some impressive cloud formations and a short downpour of rain.

Did you snap any great pics of the storm? Send them in and they’ll be featured in the photo gallery! Mention @agreatbigcity on Twitter or Instagram or drop a link in the comments.

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