MAP OF THE DAY: Hurricane Earl Blazes Toward New York City

The East Coast is about to get a taste of this year’s active hurricane season.

Hurricane Earl is located 1,450 miles southwest of Cape Hatteras and moving northwest fast. It is projected to strengthen to a Category 4 storm by tomorrow afternoon, with winds up to 145 miles per hour.

With a western movement, the storm will hit New York on Friday morning. At the very least, it will bring rain and heavy waves.


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