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Aug. 3-4 storms

Lisnel Metelus from the Department of Public Works clears drains after a flooding storm with cars stranded on Beech Street in Manchester on Friday. (THOMAS ROY/UNION LEADER)
The Fire Department used a boat to rescue people from cars on Beech Street as the Department of Public Works clears the drains after a flooding storm in Manchester on Friday. (THOMAS ROY/UNION LEADER)
Anthony Vitale, a local resident, clears the drains on his own at the corner of Belmont and Spruce Street after a flooding storm in Manchester on Friday. (THOMAS ROY/UNION LEADER)
This home on Crosbie Street in Manchester was roped off with caution tape because at least one tree fell down on Sunday during storms that went through the area. (Allegra Boverman/Union Leader)
Tree crews were clearing downed trees from this home at the corner of Fairfield and Crosbie Streets on Saturday afternoon after storms that came through the area knocked trees down in the area. Other trees were also down on this property and next door, too. (Allegra Boverman/Union Leader)
Tree crews were clearing downed trees from this home at the corner of Fairfield and Crosbie Streets on Saturday afternoon after storms that came through the area knocked trees down in the area. Other trees were also down on this property and next door, too. (Allegra Boverman/Union Leader)
Tree crews were clearing downed trees from this home at the corner of Fairfield and Crosbie Streets on Saturday afternoon after storms that came through the area knocked trees down in the area. Other trees were also down on this property and next door, too. (Allegra Boverman/Union Leader)
Tree crews were clearing downed trees from this home at the corner of Fairfield and Crosbie Streets on Saturday afternoon after storms that came through the area knocked trees down in the area. Other trees were also down on this property and next door, too. (Allegra Boverman/Union Leader)
Tree crews were clearing downed trees from this home at the corner of Fairfield and Crosbie Streets on Saturday afternoon after storms that came through the area knocked trees down in the area. Other trees were also down on this property and next door, too. (Allegra Boverman/Union Leader)
Firefighters battle a blaze in the rafters of the Hopkinton Town Library on Friday. The fire was started by a lightning strike. No injuries were reported.  (Courtesy/Bob Lapree)
Firefighters battle a blaze in the rafters of the Hopkinton Town Library on Friday. The fire was started by a lightning strike. No injuries were reported.  (Courtesy/Bob Lapree)