Thursday night and Friday morning, flash flooding took Manhattan by storm. Here’s what Twitter had to say about it.


Some Manhattan streets turned into streams Thursday night and into Friday morning as flash floods rolled through parts of the city. College students and locals alike took to Twitter to document their experience during the downpour.

Here are some of our favorites:

These residents made their own luxury swimming pool.

@MrJonnyCole had a friendly visitor post-flooding

However, the aftermath of Thursday night’s flash flood created barriers to some commuters.

But most importantly, this account showed some Wildcat pride regardless of the dreary weather:

Katelin Woods
Hey! I am a regular contributor to the culture and multimedia desks for the Collegian. I am a junior in theatre and public relations, with an outside concentration in psychology. I am an enthusiast of a poetry, pizza roll, and pajamas. When I'm not in the newsroom, I'm visiting kittens at pet stores, wishing pet deposits weren't a thing. You can Venmo this broke college student at @Katelin-Woods-2 to fuel my pizza roll addiction.