Hurricane Earl

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Friday Early Morning Open Thread: Stormy Weather, Hurricane Earl Edition

  • Posted on: 3 September 2010
  • By: Open Thread

Via the Boston.com article Earl Bears Down by Andrew Ryan and Eric Moskowitz:

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Hurricane Earl swelled yesterday into a massive storm almost the size of New England, swirling north up the Eastern Seaboard on a track expected to take it perilously close to Nantucket around midnight tonight.

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Forecasters expect the full fury of the storm to pass just southeast of Nantucket as a Category 1 or 2 storm, enveloping the island, Martha’s Vineyard, Cape Cod, and portions of Southeastern Massachusetts in hurricane-force winds gusting up to 100 miles per hour and bringing possible flash floods.

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Here's hoping that folks in New England are taking care to be safe and batten down the hatches.

What's the weather like where you are?

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