At least four people died after tropical storm Isaias caused tornadoes and heavy rains along the east coast of the United States, after making landfall as a hurricane in North Carolina, where it caused floods and fires that displaced dozens. of people.
Two people died when Isaiah caused a tornado that hit a trailer park in North Carolina. Authorities reported two more died from storm-blown trees in Maryland and New York City.
More than 18 hours after making landfall, Isaiah still had maximum sustained winds of 105 kilometers per hour (65 miles per hour) at 5 p.m. Eastern Time on Tuesday.
The eye of the hurricane was about 35 kilometers (20 miles) west of Albany, New York.