Lightning Flashes Above Manhattan Skyline

Lightning flashed above the Manhattan skyline as thunderstorms hit New York City on June 1.

Video captured by photographer @paris24122 from Cliffside Park in New Jersey shows the lightning illuminating the sky as it streaks across the skyline.

The National Weather Service said in a tweet that the area can expect more thunderstorms on June 2, and warned that “localized rainfall of 1-2 inches may lead to additional flooding concerns.” Credit: @paris24122 via Storyful

Video transcript

[NO SPEECH]

Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting