Tag Archives: Hurricane Irene

Irene Floods Vermont & New Jersey

FAIRFIELD, N.J./BRATTLEBORO, Vermont (Reuters) – New Jersey and Vermont struggled with their worst flooding in decades on Monday, a day after Hurricane Irene slammed an already soaked region with torrential rain, dragging away homes and submerging neighborhoods underwater. Spared from

Hurricane Irene’s Trail Of Disaster

Video Report: As Irene moved up the East Coast it produced high wind, heavy rain and tornadoes. The storm left behind a lot of damage.

Storm Surge Through Manhattan

NEW YORK – Tropical Storm Irene unleashed furious wind and rain on New York on Sunday and sent seawater surging into the Manhattan streets. But the city appeared to escape the worst fears of urban disaster — vast power outages,

Hurricane Irene Hits New York

Hurricane Irene has hit New York with ferocious winds and driving rain that has caused massive power blackouts as the storm churns slowly northward along the east coast. New York City’s normally bustling streets were eerily quiet after authorities ordered

Irene: New York City Shuts Down

A city renowned for never sleeping went into self-imposed shutdown during Saturday as normal life ground to a halt. The transport system, including all trains and airports, closed from noon, stranding thousands of tourists from Britain and around the world.

Three Dead As Irene Hits East Coast

MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. – Hurricane Irene opened its assault on the Eastern Seaboard on Saturday by lashing the North Carolina coast with wind as strong as 115 mph and pounding shoreline homes with waves. Farther north, authorities readied a massive

New York Mayor Orders Evacuations

With Hurricane Irene pointed at the nation’s most populated city, expected to arrive by late Saturday, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg wants coastal residents to get moving. NOW!!!

Irene: New York To be Evacuated

New York has declared a state of emergency as hundreds of thousands of Americans were on Thursday night told to evecuate their homes in anticipation of Hurricane Irene. Governor Andrew Cuomo declared a state of emergency across New York. The