Heavy rain and strong winds hit Orleans, Massachusetts, on Tuesday, October 26, as a nor’easter storm swept the US east coast.
Video posted by Don Bell shows wind and rain battering East Orleans on Tuesday.
By early Wednesday morning, almost 300,000 people in Massachusetts were without power, according to the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency’s online map. The National Weather Service said gusts of more than 80 miles per hour were recorded in costal locations in the state, with the service saying that heavy rains could cause flooding in some areas. Credit: Don Bell via Storyful