Hurricane Arthur is here…if you’re in its path, better take cover!
The giant storm hit North Carolina yesterday – with winds over 100k/hr! – and was expected to start battering the Maritime provinces this morning (Saturday). Astronauts snapped some photos from the International Space Station on Thursday, while flying over the Bahamas:
This was the storm on July 2nd:
And this was ol’ Arthur on July 3rd, at 185km across. Holy.
This image was acquired by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectoradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite.