More than 1,300 flights were canceled to and from the Northeast as storms continued to hit the area over the weekend.
More than 1,320 flights to and from the United States have been canceled as of Sunday afternoon, with more than 350 arriving and departing from Newark Liberty International Airport, according to online trackers. FlightAware.
Severe weather has led to ground stops at JFK and LaGuardia Airports in New York and Newark Airport in New Jersey, according to The Guardian. Federal Aviation Administration. Both airlines announced on Twitter that they were experiencing flight disruptions due to weather conditions and encouraged travelers to check with their airline before heading to the airport.
Thunderstorms and heavy rain lashed the Northeast over the weekend, with heavy rain expected in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Maryland.
Flash flooding in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, killed four people on Saturday. Authorities are still searching for three who went missing in the aftermath of the floods, including a 9-month-old baby and a toddler.
The storm system also brought heavy rain to other parts of the mid-Atlantic, including Virginia and West Virginia, according to the National Weather Service.
Significant flooding is possible in rivers along the east coast of New York, New Jersey, and Delaware. Some of the highest rainfall recorded was 6 inches in Bay Shore, New York, and 4 inches in Danbury.
The National Weather Service, too Tornado watch released For parts of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York and Rhode Island from Sunday morning until 3 p.m. ET.
Hail up to half an inch in size and winds with gusts up to 60 mph are possible in the tornado viewing area.
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