Recap: Strong Storms Pummeled the Northeast May 15, 2018

A powerful round of storms pushed through the Northeast Monday afternoon generating reports of damaging hail, wind, and even tornadoes.

Hail in CT

Nickel-size hail fell in areas that were under a tornado warning this afternoon. Make sure to stay with WeatherNation as we continue to cover these severe storms LIVE on air and online.

Posted by WeatherNation on Tuesday, May 15, 2018

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The Forecast

The forecast leading up to the severe weather outbreak called for a potent line of storms to move through the region during the midday and evening hours.

The Storm Prediction Center even issued a Moderate Risk for severe weather.

Storm Reports

Large hail and damaging wind spread across the region, causing widespread damage.

The Evidence

New York City

Nearly half a million without power across the Northeast as severe storms moved through earlier today. #NYwx #NYC

Posted by WeatherNation on Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Strong Storm in Bloomingburg, NY

Strong storms are moving through the Northeast, just check out this video out of Bloomingburg, NY!

Posted by WeatherNation on Tuesday, May 15, 2018

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