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Flash floods in Long Island

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A man walks down a flooded road in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A man walks down a flooded road in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Adelmo Perez uses a truck and plow to push water out of a housing complex parking lot in North Babylon, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Adelmo Perez uses a truck and plow to push water out of a housing complex parking lot in North Babylon, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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A resident watches as emergency personnel drive their truck through a flooded intersection in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A resident watches as emergency personnel drive their truck through a flooded intersection in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Pedestrians work their way through a flooded intersection in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Pedestrians work their way through a flooded intersection in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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A man keeps his belongings dry as he walks down a flooded road in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A man keeps his belongings dry as he walks down a flooded road in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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A woman holds her daughter as they watch a Long Island Rail Road train drive through a flooded intersection in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A woman holds her daughter as they watch a Long Island Rail Road train drive through a flooded intersection in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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A resident uses his all-terrain vehicle to slow down emergency personnel as they drive down a flooded street in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A resident uses his all-terrain vehicle to slow down emergency personnel as they drive down a flooded street in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Children play in the flooded parking lot of a housing complex in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Children play in the flooded parking lot of a housing complex in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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A resident carries a bag of groceries down a flooded road in Bay Shore, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A resident carries a bag of groceries down a flooded road in Bay Shore, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Emergency personnel drive down a flooded street in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Emergency personnel drive down a flooded street in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Cars drive through a flooded intersection in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Cars drive through a flooded intersection in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Children play in the flooded parking lot of a housing complex in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Children play in the flooded parking lot of a housing complex in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Children play in the flooded parking lot of a housing complex in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Children play in the flooded parking lot of a housing complex in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Residents watch as a truck is driven down a flooded street in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Residents watch as a truck is driven down a flooded street in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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A man keeps his belongings dry as he walks down a flooded road in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A man keeps his belongings dry as he walks down a flooded road in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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A motorist walks back to his stranded vehicle on a flooded road in Bay Shore, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A motorist walks back to his stranded vehicle on a flooded road in Bay Shore, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Two men ride bicycles down a flooded road in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Two men ride bicycles down a flooded road in Islip, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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A motorist whose car has been immobilized by flooding on the Southern State Parkway waits for assistance near Babylon, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A motorist whose car has been immobilized by flooding on the Southern State Parkway waits for assistance near Babylon, New York August 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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