FLOODS: 2 months' worth of rainfall drenches Long Island in 2 hours Published: Thursday, August 14, 2014 Flash flooding submerged roads and drenched rush-hour commuters in Long Island, N.Y., yesterday morning<. Please subscribe to ClimateWire to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.