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Hurricane Eduoard

Here are two visible satellite images of Hurricane Eduoard as it passed by the coast of North Carolina. Both of these images are from Saturday, August 31st. The first was taken at 915 AM when Eduoard was about 375 miles southeast of Cape Hatteras. The second is from 1215 PM when Eduoard was about 370 miles southeast of Cape Hatteras. Eduoard was a category 3 storm at this time with top wind speeds of 120 mph and was also producing large swells along the coast.