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Multi-Day Heavy Rain in the Mid-South; Strong Winds and Lingering Snow in the West

Several bands of heavy rain may cause flash flooding in the Mid-South. A potent storm will bring strong winds and critical fire weather threats into the Southwest, and damaging Santa Ana winds to southern California. Heavy mountain snow will linger across the North and Central Rockies and Inter-Mountain West. A Wintery mix is also possible in the Appalachians and portions of the Northeast. Read More >

82nd Anniversary - September 21, 1938

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Damage Photos

Long Island | Southern Connecticut

 

Long Island

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Location: Bridgehampton

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: Bridgehampton

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: Bridgehampton

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: East Hampton/Amagansett

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: East Hampton

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: East Hampton

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: Fire Island

Source: Fire Island QNews

Location: Fire Island

Source: Islandnews.com & Mitchell Field 2nd Air Base Squadron, US Army 1938

Location: Long Beach

Source: NY Times

Location: Montauk Highway

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: Montauk

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: Montauk

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: Queens

Source: Queens Chronicle

Location: Quogue

Source: Scott Mandia; SUNY Suffolk

Location: Sag Harbor

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: Sag Harbor

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: Sag Harbor

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: Sag Harbor

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: Saltaire

Source: Frank Markus; saltarian.com

Location: Saltaire

Source: Frank Markus; saltarian.com

Location: Saltaire

Source: Frank Markus; saltarian.com

Location: Saltaire

Source: Frank Markus; saltarian.com

Location: Saltaire

Source: Frank Markus; saltarian.com

Location: Saltaire

Source: Frank Markus; saltarian.com

Location: Saltaire

Source: Frank Markus; saltarian.com

Location: Saltaire

Source: Frank Markus; saltarian.com

Location: Saltaire

Source: Frank Markus; saltarian.com

Location: Shinnecock Inlet

Source: LIshore.org

Location: Southampton

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: Southampton

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: Southampton

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: Southampton

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: Southold

Source: Newsday May 11, 1998

Location: Water Mill

Source: Winds of the Fish's Tail; Richard G. Hendrickson

Location: Westhampton

Source: Newsday; September 21, 2004

Location: Westhampton

Source: Newsday; September 20, 1998

Location: Westhampton

Source: Newsday; September 20, 1998

Location: Westhampton

Source: Yahoo News/Associated Press

Location: Westhampton

Source: NY Times

Location: Westhampton

Source: NWS

Location: Not Specified

Source: Hamptons.com

Location: Not Specified

Source: NY Daily News

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Southern Connecticut

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Location: Fairfield Beach

Source: Fairfield Citizen Online

Location: Fairfield Beach

Source: Fairfield Citizen Online

Location: Greenwich-Merrit Parkway

Source: Connecticut Post

Location: Greenwich

Source: GreenwichLibrary.org

Location: Guilford

Source: NBC Connecticut

Location: Milford

Source: Connecticut Post

Location: Milford

Source: Connecticut Post

Location: Milford

Source: Connecticut Post

Location: Mystic

Source: MysticSeaport.org

Location: Mystic

Source: MysticSeaport.org

Location: Mystic

Source: MysticSeaport.org

Location: Mystic

Source: MysticSeaport.org

Location: Mystic

Source: MysticSeaport.org

Location: Mystic

Source: MysticSeaport.org

Location: Mystic

Source: MysticSeaport.org

Location: Mystic

Source: MysticSeaport.org

Location: Mystic

Source: MysticSeaport.org

Location: Mystic

Source: MysticSeaport.org

Location: Mystic

Source: MysticSeaport.org

Location: Mystic

Source: MysticSeaport.org

Location: Mystic

Source: MysticSeaport.org

Location: Mystic

Source: MysticSeaport.org and CThistoryonline.org

Location: New London

Source: Westislandweather.com

Location: New London

Source: NY Daily News

Location: New London

Source: Yahoo News/Associate Press

Location: Oak Beach New London

Source: The Long Island Express: Tracking the Hurricane of 1938; Roger K. Brickner

Location: New London

Source: CThistoryonline.org

Location: New London

Source: CThistoryonline.org

Location: Norwich

Source: Norwich Times

Location: Norwich's Franklin Square

Source: The Long Island Express: Tracking the Hurricane of 1938; Roger K. Brickner

Location: Stamford

Source: Stamfordhistory.org

Location: Stamford

Source: Stamfordhistory.org

Location: Stamford

Source: Stamfordhistory.org

Location: Stamford

Source: Stamfordhistory.org

Location: Stamford

Source: Stamfordhistory.org

Location: Stamford

Source: Stamfordhistory.org

Location: Stamford

Source: Stamfordhistory.org

Location: Stamford

Source: Stamfordhistory.org

Location: Stonington

Source: Westislandweather.com

 

 

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