Here’s an update on some of the incredible storm damage from Sandy:
-Cars are floating down Manhattan streets and people are being rescued by boats in Manhattan.
-Windows blown out at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, a skyscraper that is also the home of the NBC television network. That rained shards of glass down onto the street below.
-Flooding confirmed at the World Trade Center construction site
-Major flooding confirmed in the subway system
-Over 4 million people across 11 states are without power.
-The floor of the New York Stock Exchange is NOT flooded despite some earlier reports
-Both LaGuardia and JFK airports are closed. LaGuardia runways have water over them.
-5 confirmed deaths in New York
-2 confirmed deaths in New Jersey
-1 confirmed death in Connecticut, 1 in West Virginia and 1 off the North Carolina Coast
Homepage image/ Wold Trade Center construction site from The Weather Channel
-WeatherWatch.co.nz with information from CNN and The Weather Channel