HEAT ALERT

Extreme heat blankets the region with heat advisory, air quality alert issued for the Hudson Valley

Elsa floods parkways, causes thousands of power outages across the Hudson Valley

News 12's Lisa LaRocca is in Thunderbolt 12 checking on road closures on the Bronx River and Hutchinson River parkways in Westchester.

News 12 Staff

Jul 9, 2021, 8:59 AM

Updated 1,074 days ago

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Tropical Storm Elsa dumped torrential rain on the Hudson Valley this morning, causing numerous parkway closures and knocking out power to thousands of homes.
Sections of the Hutchinson River Parkways are still closed, but all other parkways are reopened.
Almost the entire section of Bronx River Parkway was closed in both directions earlier from Westchester County Center to the Sprain Brook split.
The northbound Hutch was also closed from Lincoln Avenue until I-95 at one point.
Here are the power outage totals for the Hudson Valley


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