Cuomo activates Emergency Operations Center as storms move in

Gov. Andrew Cuomo activated the state's Emergency Operations Center ahead of impending storms.The National Weather Service says that the storms headed for the state could

WOODBURY - Gov. Andrew Cuomo activated the state's Emergency Operations Center ahead of impending storms.

The National Weather Service says that the storms headed for the state could become severe and may spawn tornadoes.

Cuomo is urging all New Yorkers to be prepared for the storms, including making sure flashlights and portable radios are ready in case of power outages.

The Nassau County Office of Emergency Management says it is putting personnel on standby ahead of the predicted stormy weather.View/Submit storm photos and videosNews 12 Traffic and WeatherNews 12 Weather Center

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