Daily Israel Report

Live Coverage of Irene in New York

New York is preparing for the worst and hoping for the best as Irene’s center closes in on the city. Live coverage via CBS.
By Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu
First Publish: 8/28/2011, 1:03 PM

IFury of Irene
IFury of Irene
Arutz Sheva screenshot: History International

New York is preparing for the worst and hoping for the best as Irene’s center closes in on the city.

Arutz Sheva presents live coverage via CBS live streaming.

As of 5 a.m. Sunday (noon in Israel), Hurricane Irene was approximately 15 miles south-southeast of Atlantic City, New Jersey and 155 miles south-southwest of New York City. It still packs hurricane-force winds of 75 miles an hour.

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It has left at least 11peolple dead since it moved on land on the North Carolina Coast on Saturday, hugging the East Coast as it thundered through Virginia, Maryland and Delaware.

The potential effects of a monster hurricane were depicted on a YouTube video by History International.