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Photos and video: Strong storm hits Twin Ports

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A person takes photos of the large waves on Lake Superior at Brighton Beach during Wednesday's storm in Duluth. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)2 / 22
A wave almost brushes the bottom of the Aerial Lift Bridge Wednesday morning. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com3 / 22
Brothers Austin (left) and Evan Willoughby of Superior wade across a flooded parking lot in Canal Park Wednesday morning. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com4 / 22
Water flows down the walkway along the Duluth Ship Canal on Wednesday. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com5 / 22
Large waves crash on Lake Superior at Brighton Beach during Wednesday's storm in Duluth. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)6 / 22
A wave dashes itself into spray against the north pier lighthouse at the Duluth harbor entry on Wednesday morning. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com7 / 22
Duluth’s sculpture of a sailor manning a boat’s rudder tiller arm sits along a flooded road on Wednesday morning. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com8 / 22
(Jed Carlson/jcarlson@superiortelegram.com) Even the sidewalk was torn up as crews work on clearing East 7th Street in Superior on Wednesday morning after a large tree fell across the street near Central Park. 9 / 22
(Jed Carlson/jcarlson@superiortelegram.com) Parts of Central Park in Superior are under water Wednesday morning after heavy rains and winds moved through the area.10 / 22
A pedestrian stops near the Lakewalk to photograph the scene as large waves crash ashore on Wednesday morning. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com11 / 22
(Jed Carlson/jcarlson@superiortelegram.com) A tree lays uprooted in Central Park in Superior on Wednesday morning after strong winds and rain moved through the area. 12 / 22
Large waves on Lake Superior batter the shore at Brighton Beach during Wednesday's storm in Duluth. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)13 / 22
Spray obscures the south pier lighthouse at the Duluth Harbor South Outer Breakwater Light on Wednesday morning. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com14 / 22
Waves on Lake Superior at Brighton Beach crash over the road during Wednesday's storm in Duluth. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)15 / 22
(Jed Carlson/jcarlson@superiortelegram.com) Even the sidewalk was torn up as crews work on clearing East 7th Street in Superior on Wednesday morning after a large tree fell across the street near Central Park. 16 / 22
(Jed Carlson/jcarlson@superiortelegram.com) Crews works on clearing East 7th Street in Superior on Wednesday morning after a large tree fell across the street near Central Park. 17 / 22
Chris Albright of Duluth takes pictures of waves as they wash over the wall of the Duluth Ship Canal Wednesday morning. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com18 / 22
A large wave rolls past two spectators and down the length of the Duluth Ship Canal on Wednesday morning. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com19 / 22
Large waves on Lake Superior batter the shore at Brighton Beach during Wednesday's storm in Duluth. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)20 / 22
Debris from heavy wave action on Lake Superior at Brighton Beach blocks the road in the park during Wednesday's storm in Duluth. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)21 / 22
Ron Benson of Duluth walks through debris from Lake Superior at Brighton Beach during Wednesday's storm in Duluth. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)22 / 22

A strong fall storm continues to impact the region on Wednesday morning, causing power outages, swamped roads and large waves and flooding along Lake Superior's shore.

Click the sides of the photos to page through the gallery, and click the center of each photo to see a full, hi-res version.

Read our full story on the storm here.

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