Hurricane Irene August 26th [hd video]

The GOES-13 satellite saw Hurricane Irene moving closer to the east coast August 24 12:40 UTC thru August 26 at 12:32 UTC.

 

Hurricane Irene is raging the U.S. East Coast and will affect the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast through the Weekend.

 

At 5 a.m. EDT this morning Hurricane Irene was centered 420 miles south-southwest of Cape Hatteras, NC. (29.3N and 77.2 W) Max. winds 110 mph., moving north at 14 mph. Pressure 942 millibars

 

Credit: NASA/NOAA GOES Project

 

To read more go to: www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/hurricanes/archives/2011/h2011...

 

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Uploaded on August 26, 2011