Strong thunderstorms moved across Central New York on Labor Day 2013.

The cells began developing north of Syracuse just after 4PM. The strorms brought heavy winds and hail to locations like Clay and Sylvan Beach.

Hail in Sylvan Beach

The storms then moved through Utica and Rome.

 

Vine Video of storm in Utica



Briar Ave is a few blocks south of the Memorial Parkway.

 

YouTube Videos

YouTube user Christophe du Lys shared two videos of the thunderstorm passing through Utica.

After the Storm

Local photographer Sarah Brooks captured this image of a rainbow along Commercial Drive in New Hartford.

Courtesy of Sarah Brooks