Tropical Storm Isaias has given one Upper West Side tree a serious beating. The photos below were taken on 82nd between Central Park West and Columbus by @dannydalypix.
Weather.com states that over 2.3 million households in the Northeast are without power, and that “One person was killed by a falling tree in New York City.”
Here’s the latest on today’s storm:
-We have winds up to 40 MPH.
-We’re seeing downed trees and falling branches across the city. Report them to 311.
–#ConEd is responding to power outages in all five boroughs.
Take this seriously. If you don’t have to be outside, get indoors.
— Mayor Bill de Blasio (@NYCMayor) August 4, 2020
We’re seeing winds of up to 40 miles per hour across the city and there’s risk of flying debris and falling branches. Please stay indoors. Monitor @NotifyNYC for more updates.
— City of New York (@nycgov) August 4, 2020