22 Aug '11, 9pm

Hurricane Irene [image] #NASA

Hurricane Irene [image] #NASA

Irene formed as a tropical storm east of the Leeward Islands on August 20, 2011. By August 22, the storm had strengthened to a Category 1 hurricane. At 2:00 p.m. Atlantic Standard Time on August 22, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) reported that Irene had maximum sustained winds of 80 miles (130 kilometers) per hour, with higher gusts. The storm was located about 150 miles (240 kilometers) west-northwest of San Juan, Puerto Rico. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite captured this natural-color image at 11:20 a.m. local time (15:20 UTC) on August 22. Storm clouds cover part of the Dominican Republic, and all of Puerto Rico. As of August 22, Irene had cut power to more than a million residents of Puerto Rico, according to ABC News. The Miami Herald reported that heavy rains had pushed at least five rivers over their bank...

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Hurricane Irene [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 22 Aug '11, 10pm

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earthobservatory.nasa.gov 23 Aug '11, 12pm

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Hurricane Irene heads for Haiti

Hurricane Irene heads for Haiti

channelnewsasia.com 22 Aug '11, 8pm

SANTO DOMINGO: Hurricane Irene barrelled toward Haiti and the Dominican Republic on Monday, after forcing Oscar-winning ac...

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Hurricane Irene Swamping Caribbean, On a Path T...

thedailygreen.com 22 Aug '11, 6pm

The Category 1 hurricane has already moved over Puerto Rico and is now menacing the Dominican Republic and Haiti. The Baha...

Hurricane Irene [image] #NASA

Hurricane Irene [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 24 Aug '11, 8pm

As Hurricane Irene continues to strengthen, its shape is becoming more defined. In this image, taken by the GOES satellite...

Hurricane Irene [image] #NASA

Hurricane Irene [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 24 Aug '11, 10pm

Hurricane Irene sprawls across nearly 1,000 kilometers (600 miles) in this true-color image taken by the Moderate Resoluti...

Hurricane Irene Swamping Caribbean, On a Path Toward South Carolina ~ #Eco #climatechange #weather #hurricane

Hurricane Irene Swamping Caribbean, On a Path T...

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The Category 2 hurricane has already moved over Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic, and is now menacing the Turks and ...

Big (600-miles wide) bad (120 mph) Hurricane Ir...

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Tropical Storm Irene swirls toward Haiti, Domin...

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MIAMI: Tropical Storm Irene roared into the Caribbean Sunday with forecasters warning it could reach hurricane strength as...

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earthobservatory.nasa.gov 27 Aug '11, 6am

Irene, the first hurricane of the 2011 Atlantic season, was poised on August 26 to be the first to make landfall in the Un...

All of Hurricane Irene captured in this image from our Terra satellite, Thursday ~noon ET. #hurricaneirene

All of Hurricane Irene captured in this image f...

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 26 Aug '11, 12pm

Hurricane Irene is a large and dangerous storm. In this image, taken by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer ...

Hurricane Irene – The Endgame

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 27 Aug '11, 4am

By 2050 or so, the world population is expected to reach nine billion, essentially adding two Chinas to the number of peop...

Hurricane Irene reports? #green

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How is the storm affecting your city or town? Here in northern Vermont, at 9:30 a.m., we're just having a rainy day at thi...

Stunning video of Hurricane Irene from Space Station added @dotearth

Stunning video of Hurricane Irene from Space St...

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 25 Aug '11, 10pm

By 2050 or so, the world population is expected to reach nine billion, essentially adding two Chinas to the number of peop...