Goodbye Irene. The name Irene will not be associated with any future hurricanes because its being retired from the list of future storm names due to the severe damage it caused.
It’s Waggin’ Wednesday and the Humane Society of Broward County is inviting South Floridians interested in adoption to come out and adopt a dog at half off the adoption price.
Two dozen dogs who escaped the wrath of Hurricane Irene when it battered Puerto Rico have arrived in South Florida. The dogs will be available for adoption.
With the demise of Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Jose, forecasters have now turned their attention to Tropical Depression 12 out in the far eastern Atlantic.
Hurricane Irene has led to the deaths of at least 29 people in nine states:
While Hurricane Irene’s winds and storm surge fell short of the doomsday predictions, it did leave a mess from North Carolina north through the New England area.
Nearly two dozen deaths in eight states have been attributed to Hurricane Irene.
The center of Tropical Storm Irene is battering northeastern New England with torrential rain and which have caused wide spread flooding along the upper eastern seaboard.
Tropical Storm Jose, the tenth named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season, is speeding past Bermuda.
Irene wreaked havoc on parts of Long Island, but lost its hurricane strength by the time it reached New York City.