thedailywhat:

Hurricane Irene News Update:
Live Blogs: CNN, NYT, WaPo.
Responses: President Obama: “All indications point to this being a historic hurricane”; Sec. Napolitano: East Coast residents urged to heed evacuation orders; Round-Up: How the federal government is preparing; State-by-state developments related to Hurricane Irene.
Cancellations: JetBlue cancels flights, others likely to follow suit; Amtrak cancels some weekend service; NYC eying partial, complete transit shutdown; UPDATE: NYC to shut down subway and bus system at noon tomorrow; rundown of festivities and events canceled due to storm.
Effects: 538: “[H]istory suggests that the economic damage could run into the tens of billions of dollars”; WeatherUnderground: “Irene is capable of inundating portions of the coast under 10 - 15 feet of water.”
Tips: Ready.gov’s hurricane preparedness page; Sesame Street’s Hurricane Kit for Kids; things you need to buy before the hurricane hits; NYC Evacuation Zones.
Resources: 8 Hurricane Tracking Apps to Keep Tabs on the Storm; Google Maps and Resources related to Hurricane Irene; NYT’s Hurricane Irene Tracking Map; MSNBC’s Hurricane Tracker.
[image: twc.]

thedailywhat:

Hurricane Irene News Update:

Live Blogs: CNN, NYT, WaPo.

Responses: President Obama: “All indications point to this being a historic hurricane”; Sec. Napolitano: East Coast residents urged to heed evacuation orders; Round-Up: How the federal government is preparing; State-by-state developments related to Hurricane Irene.

Cancellations: JetBlue cancels flights, others likely to follow suit; Amtrak cancels some weekend service; NYC eying partial, complete transit shutdown; UPDATE: NYC to shut down subway and bus system at noon tomorrow; rundown of festivities and events canceled due to storm.

Effects: 538: “[H]istory suggests that the economic damage could run into the tens of billions of dollars”; WeatherUnderground: “Irene is capable of inundating portions of the coast under 10 - 15 feet of water.”

Tips: Ready.gov’s hurricane preparedness page; Sesame Street’s Hurricane Kit for Kids; things you need to buy before the hurricane hits; NYC Evacuation Zones.

Resources: 8 Hurricane Tracking Apps to Keep Tabs on the Storm; Google Maps and Resources related to Hurricane Irene; NYT’s Hurricane Irene Tracking Map; MSNBC’s Hurricane Tracker.

[image: twc.]

(Source: thedailywhat)

every once in a while you get a chance to watch someone get so lost in love with what they’re doing that they take everyone around them spinning into their bliss. this show was full of joy, gratitude and a little bit of astonishment on the part of the band. so glad I was there to get taken in with it.