Wind gusts exceeding 70 mph knocked downed thousands of trees, poles and wires, causing power outages for hundreds of thousands of customers from the Poconos to Jersey shore the Delaware beaches.
Severe weather is causing hundreds of thousands of residents to lose power in the region Tuesday evening.
Remember the first week of September last year? All the kids going back to school, Labor Day picnics and, oh yes, over 6″ of rain in four days thanks to the slow-moving moisture and circulation around what was once Tropical Storm Lee. This rain led to some of the worst flooding Central PA has ever seen.