Hurricane Sandy is on its way to upstate NY. This storm is bigger than Irene with winds as high as 90 mph. According to Louis Uccellini, head of environmental prediction for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), “We’re looking at impact of greater than 50 to 60 million people.” In the central Appalachians, snow is continuous and causing major damages. Coastal cities are at extreme risk of flooding and high winds. Trees are falling and power outages are frequent all along the east coast. Precaution should be taken, so get water and flashlights and be safe!

Read more: http://science.time.com/2012/10/29/frankenstorm-why-hurricane-sandy-will-be-historic/#ixzz2AjFuLy2g