Summer Storms 2012 in NY, NJ, CT

A collection of 2012 summer storm photos from NBC 4 New York viewers. Submit your lightning, hail, thunder, rainbow, heat and other extreme weather photos at nbcnewyork.com/ugc. Or email them to tips@nbcnewyork.com or upload them to Twitter or Instagram with #nbc4ny.

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Kristen Haun
Viewer Kristen Haun sent this photo of the storm approaching from New Jersey
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A viewer sent us this photo looking over the LIRR train tracks in Forest Hills
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Tracy Torre-Walsh
Tracy Torre-Walsh sent this photo of the approaching storm from the East Side of Manhattan
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Michelle Kim
Ominous clouds over MetLife stadium as the USC-Syracuse game is evacuated.
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Ominous looking cloud formation in New Milford
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Keith Collins
Viewer Keith Collins sent this photo from Lincroft, New Jersey and said: "During this afternoons storm, lightning struck a telephone pole in a town centre, causing it to catch fire. Crews quickly responded to the scene to put out the fire which cut power to almost the entire town."
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Yankee Stadium rain delay lightning bolt From Nick Barbarise: "Picture I took at Yankee stadium tonight, Wednesday, Aug. 15, during the rain delay."
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Tree hits house on 18 Atlanta ave. "Tree hits house Wednesday, Aug. 15"
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NBC New York User Submission From NBC 4 New York viewer Steve LeVine: "Northbound Prospect Expressway in Windsor Terrace, Brooklyn, around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15. Motorist was stuck and then freed from a flash flood. The roadway was just ripped up last night."
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BQE flooding From Matt D: "On the BQE under Queens Blvd around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15."
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Coney Islands Natural Waterpark From NBC 4 New York viewer: "This was a street in Coney Island that flooded so greatly that people coming home could not even reach it." Wednesday, Aug. 15
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Flooding on the Gowanus Canal From Mel Tyson: "Gowanus is flooded after the rain and hailstorm Wednesday, Aug. 15."
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Stephanie Rios
Stephanie Rios sent this photo of flooding on 86th Street and Bay Parkway in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn.
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Stephanie Rios
Stephanie Rios sent this photo of flooding on 86th Street and Bay Parkway in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn.
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Jordan Cohen
Flooding at the entrance to Marine Park in Brooklyn on Wednesday, Aug. 15.
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Matt Dienstag
Matt Dienstag captured this photo of the entrance to the BQE under Queens Boulevard in Woodside, Queens.
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Scott McPartland
Scott McPartland sent this photo of flooding by his driveway in Rego Park, Queens on Wednesday, Aug. 15.
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Jordan Cohen
Major flooding under the B/Q Kings Highway station in Brooklyn on Wednesday, Aug. 15.
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Kevin Kilkenny
Taken from Fire Island Ocean Bay Park looking north over Long Island on Wednesday, Aug. 15.
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Nicole Artale
Viewer Nicole Artale captured this photo of flooding on Queens Boulevard in Elmhurst on Wednesday, Aug. 15.
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Tree down Tree was knocked over by my house in Mineola NY on Wednesday, Aug. 15.
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Road flooded Street flooded, cars stranded in Mineola N.Y. on Wednesday, Aug. 15.
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Lightning streaking past Empire State Building on July 26.
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Harry Agress
The Great NY Storm of 7-26-12 moves in.
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Lightning Over Throgs Neck Bridge. Picture taken from parking lot outside Fort Totten gate in Queens looking west by northwest on July 26.
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Lightning Upper West Side on July 26.
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July 26th storm
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Storm over Hudson River Taken from my home in Weehawken.
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Jaclyn K.
Rego Park, Queens before the storm hit.
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Doug Goodstein
Storm clouds approach Rockville Centre Long Island July 26
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Storm clouds in Astoria, Queens Thursday, July 26
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Tree came down on East 19th Street just north of Avenue J in Brooklyn.
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Elkin Cabas
Picture of NYC skyline taken in West New York NJ - Thursday, July 26
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Joni Frascati
Ocean Beach, NJ - Only blue sky was above the ocean horizon July 26
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Keysha Gordon
Storm coming in over Midtown Manhattan July 26
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Diane Brostowin
Clouds over Dix Hills tonight before storm Thursday, July 26
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Thomas Piercy
"Clouds over Manhattan" (Thursday, July 26)
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Sarah Picone
Stormy Seaside, NJ - Thursday, July 26
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NBC 4 New York Viewer Dan
Taken on 7th Avenue between 34th and 33rd - Thursday, July 26
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afikoman62 via Twitter
Forest Hills - Queens Blvd. July 26, 2012
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Jodi Simmons
Queens (July 26, 2012)
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Nichole Schubert
"Crazy dark clouds over Upper East Side" (Thursday, July 26)
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Ariane
"Storm approaching Astoria" (Thursday, July 26)
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Harry Agress
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"Ominous in Upper East Side, calm before storm. Major lightning" (Thursday, July 26)
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Skeery Jones
"As the storm approaches Jersey City" (Thursday, July 26)
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Colleen
"From Yonkers looking south to the city and the Palisades to the right" (Thursday, July 26)
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Saevar Halldorsson
"From Harlem" (Thursday, July 26)
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Johnny Montalbano
"Here comes the summer storm to Elmont" (Thursday, July 26)
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Yonkers this picture was taken on central avenue in Yonkers as the storm was approaching!!!! (Thursday, July 26)
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(Thursday, July 26)
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Storm Coming Scene out my window about an hour ago. (Thursday, July 26)
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(Thursday, July 26)
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Some storm photos Storm photos from Nutley, NJ in attachments- Keith Latteri, FWX NY Chief ForecasterHave a safe night! (Thursday, July 26)
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NBC New York User Submission(Thursday, July 26)
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Storm clouds over Englewood NJ This was taken with my phone right before the storm hit. The clouds were thick and fast-moving, very cool to see. (Thursday, July 26)
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Some storm photos Storm photos from Nutley, NJ in attachments- Keith Latteri, FWX NY Chief ForecasterHave a safe night! (Thursday, July 26)
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NYC moments before the storm (Thursday, July 26)
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E 90th Street (Thursday, July 26)
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Storm Clouds Bronx View One last picture I am submitting is as the clouds darkened. You can see more visibly the plane flying towards the clouds. This is also taken from our kitchen window from the 22nd floor. 7-26-12
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Storm Clouds-Bronx Balcony View This shot I took off of my and my roommate's 22nd floor balcony in the Bronx on the Grand Concourse and 165th Street. (Thursday, July 26)
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Storm arrives sands point ny Sent from my Verizon Wireless Phone
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NYC Skyline Storm Clouds!
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Storm pic from Flushing NY
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Storm Clouds Bronx View This is a view shot from our kitchen window on the 22nd floor in the Bronx on the Grand Concourse and 165th Street. The light burst is actually a plane flying into the cloud and I caught the flash of the lights. 7-26-12
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Thunderstorm approaching View from my bedroom window
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John Fria took this photo from Long Island after the July 18 storm.
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Carlos Navarro
Carlos Navarro captured this video still from Holbrook.
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Meagan Dunn
Meagan Dunn sent us this photo of the storm over Rockaway Beach, Queens.
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Brooklyn Bridge lightning, July 18. By Jane Kratochvil
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Damaris Davila
Lightning on Freedom Tower Wednesday, July 18. Taken from apartment on Battery Place.
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Laurie Guarneri
Lightning strike on I-95 South in the Bronx over Co-Op City Wednesday, July 18. By Laurie Guarneri.
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Steve Franklin
Lightning strike by Queensboro Bridge taken July 18 by Steve Franklin from his apartment overlooking the East River.
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Joe DeLise
NBC 4 New York viewer Joe DeLise sent in this photo of lightning from his home on 63rd Street and York Avenue July 18. Published with permission.
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@DhaniJones
this photo from @DhaniJones, taken from a plane 10,000 feet above Queens, shows the storm from July 18.
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Marissa Botwinick
Marissa Botwinick sends in this shot of hail in Union Square on July 18.
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NBC 4 New York Viewer
From an NBC 4 New York viewer. Taken in waters near Greenwich, Conn. at about 1 p.m. July 18 while out fishing.
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Traci Coulte
Photo taken from Mondrian SoHo on July 18, 2012
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Jo Simpson
"Saw hail the size of quarters at 4:30 p.m. in the East Village!" From Jo Simpson on July 18, 2012.
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Chantel DeBerry
Hail coming down on July 18
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MichieNYC
@MichieNYC sent this photo from the 53rd floor of One Liberty in Lower Manhattan as the July 18 storm rolled over Manhattan.
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Cheri Ambrose
Cheri Ambrose sent this photo from Madison, New Jersey as the storm approached on July 18.
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Clouds over Wakefield, Bronx on July 22. From an NBC 4 New York viewer.
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Jonathan Vigliotti
Reporter Jonathan Vigliotti sent this photo of the July 18 storm as it approached Manhattan.
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Charles Lopez
Rainbow and lightning in Bayville, N.J. Saturday, July 7. From NBC 4 New York viewer Charles Lopez
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Melissa Brady
Rainbow over Seaside Heights July 7.
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Lightning photo from NBC4 New York viewer on July 7, 2012
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NBC 4 New York viewer storm photo from July 7
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Zach Jacomowitz sends this photo from Suffern in Rockland County July 1, 2012
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From Nicole W: "Unbelievable hail in Airmont, N.Y." on July 1, 2012. "I have never seen anything like that!"
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From Jeff Bloom in Nanuet, N.Y. Hail storm on Sunday, July 1.
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Lightning on June 22, 2012
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Paul Dokuchitz
Lightning near the World Trade Center on June 22, 2012
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Chris Botte
The view of midtown Manhattan during the thunderstorm June 22, 2012
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Darrell Romero
Darrell Romero took this photo from his office on West 46th Street and Sixth Avenue on June 22, 2012
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Dave Hashim
Another photo of midtown during the storm June 22, 2012
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Eric Grant
Eric Grant sent this photo as the rain began to come down in midtown June 22, 2012
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Katherine Creag
Reporter Katherine Creag snapped this picture shortly after the rain started June 22.
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Meagan Dunn
A photo of Rockaway Beach during the storm June 22, 2012.
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Ben Leshchinsky
Ben Leshchinsky took this photo from the Upper West Side on June 22, 2012.
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