The National Hurricane Center has just issued the latest intermediate advisory at 200 pm edt. The latest models indicate that Irene will hit near New York City. Currently New York City (NYC) has evacuated hundreds of thousands of citizens.
The Hurricane Irene hurricane warnings at this hour are: Little river inlet north carolina northward to sagamore beach Massachusetts...including the pamlico...albemarle...and currituck Sounds...delaware bay...chesapeake bay south of drum point...new York city...long island...long island sound...coastal connecticut And rhode island...block island...marthas vineyard and nantucket
According to the National Hurricane Center 11pm edt advisory, Hurricane Irene path is moving north-northeastward toward southeastern North Carolina and currently tropical storm conditions are lashing the Carolina coast.
According to the 5PM EDT advisory from the National Hurricane Center "a hurricane warning has been issued from north of Sandy Hook to
Sagamore beach Massachusetts...including New York City...Long Island...Long Island sound...coastal connecticut and rhode island...
Everyone once in a while Louisiana's Senators Mary Landrieu and David Vitter agree on a single point and sign their names to the same document.
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Update: Excerpt from the 5PM EDT National Hurricane Center advisory:
A hurricane warning has been issued from north of sandy hook to
Sagamore beach Massachusetts...including New York City...Long
Island...Long island sound...coastal Connecticut and Rhode island...Block island...Marthas vineyard and Nantucket.