People please take precaution, Hurricane Irene is already Furious.
High above the Earth
from aboard the International Space Station, astronaut Ron Garan snapped this
image of Hurricane Irene as it passed over the Caribbean on Aug. 22, 2011.
The National Hurricane Center noted on Aug. 22 that Irene is expected to
produce total rainfall accumulations of 5 to 10 inches across Puerto Rico, The
Virgin Islands, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, the Southeastern Bahamas and The
Turks and Caicos Islands. Isolated maximum amounts of rainfall may reach up to
Image Credit: NASA