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    Hurricane Dolly

    Hurricane Dolly is expected to make landfall later this morning or early this afternoon. She is currently a category 1 hurricane, and may strengthen to a category 2 hurricane by landfall near Brownsville, TX. Luckily she will pass south of any major oilfields.

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    NWS radar image loop of Base Reflectivity from Brownsville, TX

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    Strengthening Hurricane Dolly pounds Texas, Mexico - CNN.com



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    Re: Hurricane Dolly

    Aye, she be comin' ashore. Supposed to send some rain up here through central Texas, and it is badly needed.



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    Re: Hurricane Dolly

    Hurricane's a'comin'!!!!!


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    Re: Hurricane Dolly

    LiveLeak.com - Australia : Driving into a Dust Storm

    Here is a dust storm. Man Im glad that this and hurricanes dont happen around me. Crazy stuff. Tornados suck enough as it is.



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    Re: Hurricane Dolly

    Thought this was a thread about the smoking gun at EIU....


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, Naz, Hogue, Bryce, Nader, Monte, Matt, and McKay.

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    Re: Hurricane Dolly

    Dolly?




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    Re: Hurricane Dolly

    Wow Clones26, neg rep for that! (especially if I add in your avatar to the equation!



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    Re: Hurricane Dolly

    Well the eyes of the storm are huge!


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    Re: Hurricane Dolly

    That looks like a Category 2.


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    Re: Hurricane Dolly

    If you want a good, exciting read about hurricane hunting, Dr. Jeff Masters at Weather Underground posted his rather harrowing experience flying into hurricane Hugo...

    Hunting Hugo : Weather Underground

    In September of 1989, a NOAA hurricane hunter airplane intercepted Hurricane Hugo as it approached the Caribbean islands, just before Hugo's destructive rampage through the Caribbean and South Carolina. The crew of the airplane were the first people to encounter the mighty hurricane--and very nearly became its first victims. The mission remains the most harrowing flight ever conducted by the NOAA hurricane hunters. I served as flight meteorologist on that flight, and feel fortunate indeed to be able to tell the story.

    — Dr. Jeff Masters (Chief Meteorologist, The Weather Underground, Inc.)


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    Re: Hurricane Dolly

    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    That looks like a Category 2.
    Yep, it is now.



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