23 Aug '11, 9am

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

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

The Category 2 hurricane has already moved over Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic, and is now menacing the Turks and Caicos islands. The Bahamas are in its path, before its expected landfall on the U.S. coast later this week, most likely as a major hurricane. Its present path is expected to take the hurricane toward Florida, but at this point forecasters' best guess is that it will make landfall as a major hurricane in South Carolina or North Carolina.

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