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Hurricane Force Winds Last Night/ Offical 3 Tornadoes

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Nyboy, May 16, 2018 at 1:35 PM.

  1. May 16, 2018 at 1:35 PM
    Nyboy

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    Really bad storm hit last night up at country house. 90 mile hour winds with pouring rain. lots of damage. My sister was on the rode and got trapped by falling trees and powerlines. 911 told her not to get out of car wait for help. She had to wait almost 4 hours
     
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  2. May 16, 2018 at 1:41 PM
    Collector

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    Good grief NY glad you all are ok, your sister must have been terrified.
     
  3. May 16, 2018 at 2:02 PM
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    I was wondering if you were in that storm last night. I guess your sister is lucky it only took 4 hours.
    Are you going up to the country house today to assess the damage? Hope it spared your house!:fl
     
  4. May 16, 2018 at 2:17 PM
    thistlebloom

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    Glad your sis is alright. Hope your house is unscathed. You all have sure had some rough weather this year.
    Maybe you should move down by Bay in Texas where they just have tornadoes and snakes.
     
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  5. May 16, 2018 at 4:33 PM
    Nyboy

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    I am sure house is fine worry about new garage. my friend Kristine lives in same town said looks like war zone. All roads closed, she going to check my house when roads open
     
  6. May 16, 2018 at 4:34 PM
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    Oh My Gosh! Runs off to look for weather news in NY....
     
  7. May 16, 2018 at 4:36 PM
    Nyboy

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    4 people kill one was 12 years old tree fell on car she was in
     
  8. May 16, 2018 at 5:06 PM
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  9. May 16, 2018 at 6:02 PM
    murphysranch

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    horrific pictures! The one reminds me of the shed you wanted and didn't get...
     
  10. May 16, 2018 at 6:36 PM
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    How horrible!! One of my greatest fears is nighttime winds (hurricane, tornado, straight line winds...) and being trapped in the dark and unable to run or find a safe place. Your poor sister! And those poor people who lost loved ones...
     

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