Space Station Crew Records Hurricane Irene Videos
From almost 230 miles above the Earth, cameras on the International Space Station recorded new video of Hurricane Irene, which is strengthening as it takes aim on the southeast Bahamas and, possibly, the East Coast of the United States.
TWC Hurricane Irene coverage 1999: Clip 2
TWC’s Exclusive Threat Level for Hurricane Irene
We’ve added an “EXTREME” threat level category from eastern North Carolina to southern New England. According to Hurricane Expert, Dr. Rick Knabb and Sr. Meteorologist, Stu Ostro, “this is a particularly threatening situation and it’s best for people to be on alert.“
Computer models are currently trending toward a forecast solution of rare potency for portions of the Northeast.