A look at Albany Avenue in Lindenhurst during

A look at Albany Avenue in Lindenhurst during the flash floods on Aug. 13, 2014. See the full video below.

Video recap: Historic 13 inches of rainfall

A flash flood warning was in effect for large swathes of Long Island as rain that began overnight Tuesday continued to fall in a deluge Wednesday morning, Aug. 13, 2014. Commuters, meanwhile, dealt with perilous driving conditions and traffic jams resulting from closures on sections on almost all major roads, as well as delays and cancellations on the Long Island Rail Road.

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