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:

My name is Katelin Woods and I graduated with a Bachelor's of Arts in public relations in May 2020. I worked as the first audience engagement manager of the Collegian from 2019 to 2020 and took photos for the multimedia staff. I was also the founding editor of the culture desk in 2018. I am an enthusiast of a poetry, pizza roll and pajamas.