Severe thunderstorms with torrential rain, damaging winds and hail in the northeast today.
An outbreak of severe thunderstorms are sweeping across a large swath of the East and Ohio Valley Thursday. They bring a potential for widespread damaging winds, hail and a few tornadoes in this corridor. Here are tweets and photos about the weather event. Weather.com
Hundreds of thousands lost power due to a potent storm system that extended eastward from the Plains toward the Northeast on Thursday, bringing with it high winds and destructive lightning. CNN