In Pictures: Severe Thunderstorms Hammer Tri-State

Winds and torrential rain caused significant damage and flooding as severe storms moved through the tri-state on Monday.

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Gus Rosendale
Dueling rainbows on the Garden State Parkway.
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Downpour and high winds caused a tree to fall on Broadway and 97th on the Upper West Side.
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A car broke down in knee-high water between Smith and 9th streets in Brooklyn.
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The storm looms upon the Manhattan skyline.
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Water drips through the lighting fixtures of an LIRR car.
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A tree smashed through a home in Hawthorne, New Jersey. A man sleeping inside was unharmed, authorities said.
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Rain leaks into the BD DeKalb Avenue station in Brooklyn.
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After about 10 minutes of rain, vehicles move cautiously through inches of water.
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Nick Argeros
The storm approaches and lightning strikes, as seen from Greenwich Village.
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A fallen tree in Jersey City has been blocked off.
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LIE Service Road and Glen Cove Road in Roslyn Heights are flooded.
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The roof of the Trenton Transit Center leaks.
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Cars wade slowly through minor floods on the Van Wyck Expressway.
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Lighting strikes down in Poughkeepsie.
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The storm approaches in Marlboro, New York.
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This tree hit the windshield of a car traveling near Route 1 in South Brunswick as the winds started kicking up.
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Christian Hietanen
Looking north from Fishkill at the storm cell over central Dutchess County.
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News 4 New York
A tree pierced a house in Hawthorne, NJ as storm winds kicked up.
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Storm Team 4
Storm Tracker 4 already showed some storms approaching the region as of noon on Monday.
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Storm Team 4
The first severe thunderstorm warning of the day covered parts of the Hudson Valley.
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Storm Team 4
Possibly torrential rains will elevate the risk of flooding in certain areas.
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Storm Team 4
A severe thunderstorm watch for much of the tri-state region is in effect until 8 p.m.
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Storm Team 4
Tropical air Monday morning was expected to fuel Monday night's storms. In many places the air was oppressively muggy.
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