A massive rainstorm rolled into New York City on Thursday afternoon, causing New Yorkers to send out of a flurry of posts on social media documenting the storm.
The storm caused the National Weather Service to issue a severe thunderstorm watch for Thursday afternoon and evening.
It looked like something out of a thriller movie.
Here it is from the vantage point of the Empire State Building:
— Rutgers Mets (@LetsGoRU) July 14, 2016
Here’s more of the storm:
— CNN (@CNN) July 14, 2016
NYC. Seconds before the storm. pic.twitter.com/2opPbCIuvs
— Callie Thorne (@calliopethorne) July 14, 2016