Elsa soaks New York City and New England as it races up East Coast

A motorist who had stopped on the causeway to Gooseberry Island struggles to re-open the door due to the high winds as tropical storm Elsa makes its way across the region Friday, July 9, 2021 in Westport, Mass. The fast-moving storm Elsa lashed New York City and New England with heavy rain and high winds Friday, flooding streets, toppling trees and hindering some rail service.(Peter Pereira/The Standard-Times via AP) (Peter Pereira/AP)