Irene forecast to become a major hurricane, likely Category 4.
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It has not escaped my attention that we are potentially in the area likely to be affected by high winds and excess rain...
I'll keep updating this one as new information comes in.
The newest set of predictions does not seem to be good news for us. Particularly if the modelers are leaning to the left side of the prediction envelope:
8/25 AM Update: The models seem to agree on a pass by or clipping of the Outer Banks, and coming ashore near New York. It's gonna be a bumpy weekend.