Strong thunderstorms moved through the northern Finger Lakes and Rochester on Tuesday afternoon and will continue to be a threat into Wednesday for parts of the entire region. We have received a report of a tree severely damaging a home on Route 336, one-mile west of Fayette and a large tree down closing traffic on Jackson Street in Weedsport. Check back with us through the night for updates.
Track the storms below, at our Local Weather Center, or scroll down from reports and images from storm damage in the region today.
– Current Active NWS Alerts and Warnings for NYS
FL1 Weather Center Forecast:
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. High near 80. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
From Social Media:
So this just happened! Wow. I’m pretty sure someone is now missing a pool cover. Good storm. #ROC #websterny #tstorm #debri #neededrain pic.twitter.com/2W1zmDDFfV
— Jeremy Kappell (@JeremyKappell) August 6, 2019
Storm coming. pic.twitter.com/MTgqTyS4fp
— NYFarmer (@NYFarmer) August 6, 2019
National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued a
Severe Thunderstorm Warning for West central Broome & East central Tioga County in New York until 530 PM. 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, & trees. pic.twitter.com/0iCVrNILHe
— Shelby Clark (@18StormShelby) August 6, 2019
Happening now over Penfield. The shelf cloud was absolutely incredible. The wind picked up immediately once the shelf past with at least 10 degrees or more drop in temp. @wxbywilliams @wnywxguy @scotthetsko @JamesGilbertWX @spensgen @MartySnyder13 pic.twitter.com/2maYbushcI
— Joe Altieri (@photonpalette) August 6, 2019
Interesting Clouds in Fairport NY along the canal. Along the backside of the storm @spensgen @wxbywilliams @Wxandgardenguy @JamesGilbertWX @StormHour pic.twitter.com/8Mhh5R103i
— Mike Pacini (@Mike_Pacini2) August 6, 2019
Tree down on east ave from earlier storm that rolled through Hilton this afternoon. @NWSBUFFALO @13WHAM @Wxandgardenguy @Roc_wx_leader @scotthetsko @MartySnyder13 pic.twitter.com/tVMEySoYcy
— Jeff Najder (@jnajder) August 6, 2019
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