East Coast hit by severe thunderstorms forcing residents to flee dangerous winds, lightning and flooding

29E949F100000578-3137093-image-a-46_1435124317379The severe weather that pounded the Midwest and spawned tornadoes shifted Tuesday to the East Coast, where tornado warnings were issued as storms hit and even caused a state of emergency.  Storms moving into Philadelphia on Tuesday evening blackened the sky and temporarily halted commuter trains beginning at rush hour.  Amtrak suspended its Northeast Corridor and Keystone services from Washington through Philadelphia and on to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, but restored service about two hours later. Read Article


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