#StormElsa

.New York, NY, USA
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is a Democratic Representative from New York. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@aoc)

  • "We will do the adult thing, which is take orders from fossil fuel exes & make you swim to work," she said in a tweet
  • Several subway stations were flooded as Tropical Storm Elsa battered New York City on Thursday
  • New York City recorded between two to four inches of rain

.New York City, NY, USA
A video revealed how the 125th St. station was also suffering due to the rains. (Photo Credit: Screengrab)

  • Floods have been caused at several New York train stations
  • Commuters were forced to wade through the waist-deep water
  • The Big Apple is expected to continue getting drenched on Friday

.Florida, USA
Rescuers inspect the balconies of the partially collapsed 12-story Champlain Towers South condominium building Florida. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • A part of the 12-story Champlain Towers South had collapsed on June 24
  • The official death toll from the accident stands at 54, while 86 people are still unaccounted for
  • An investigation is being conducted to determine the cause of the collapse

.Florida, USA
Elsa has left a trail of destruction through the Caribbean, claiming at least three lives. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • The center of the storm made landfall in Taylor County along the Gulf Coast of northern Florida
  • The storm is expected to weaken even more as it moves inland
  • Florida Governor Ron DeSantis urged residents to take precautions

.Florida, USA
Elsa has left a trail of destruction through the Caribbean, claiming at least three lives. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • After making landfall on the Florida coast, Elsa is expected to move inland
  • Elsa had maximum sustained winds of 75 mph
  • It was logged as the first hurricane of this year's Atlantic season on Friday

.Westfield, NJ, USA
The music festival will run for two months. (Representative image/Pixabay)

  • Organizers have pushed the opening night of the sweet sound music festival by one day
  • This has been done due to the forecast of rain 
  • The Music festival will now start on Wednesday

.Florida, USA
Hurricane Elsa is being tracked by the United States National Hurricane Center. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • Florida is bracing for a potentially life-threatening storm surge ahead of Tropical Storm Elsa
  • The storm is moving over the Florida Straits toward the state after battering Cuba with drenching rain and strong winds
  • The storm has left a trail of destruction through the Caribbean, claiming at least three lives

.Florida, USA
The collapsed building is called Champlain Towers. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • 117 people remained missing after the 12-story Champlain Towers South crumbled over a week ago
  • Authorities had halted work at the site because of the threat from the unstable structure
  • The imminent arrival of Tropical Storm Elsa forced authorities to accelerate the demolition 

.Florida, USA
The storm left a trail of destruction through the Caribbean.(Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • Tropical storm Elsa made landfall on Cuba on Monday 
  • Storm Elsa gained slightly intensity as it headed toward Florida keys
  • The storm has claimed at least three lives as of Monday

.Florida, USA
Rescuers inspect the balconies of the partially collapsed 12-story Champlain Towers South condominium building Florida. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • The demolition of the collapsed condo has been moved ahead in wake of Storm Elsa
  • 24 people have been killed in the Surfside, Florida apartment block collapse
  • The unstable remains of the block pose a threat to search and rescue teams still at the scene