CNN reported that Hurricane Sandy was downgraded to a post-tropical cyclone at 7:00 P.M. Eastern last night, but it hit the East Coast with driving rain and hurricane-force winds all over the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. Here are Five Things to Know About Superstorm Sandy:
According to WhoSay TRACE ADKINS is one of the millions stuck in New York City waiting out Hurricane Sandy. He's in town taping "The Celebrity Apprentice", but production had to shut down for obvious reasons.
Trace's hotel is a couple of blocks from that busted crane that's been all over the news.
1. After all the hype, Hurricane Irene wasn't quite as devastating as the media had us expecting. There was flooding and at least $3 billion in damage . . . but this wasn't exactly "Katrina meets Manhattan."
2. So far, 21 deaths have been reported up and down the East Coast. Many have been from people swept away in the flood, or falling trees landing on homes. Some trees also landed
Much of eastern United States is getting ready for the arrival of Hurricane Irene. More than 50 million people live in the projected path of the Category 2 storm, which is expected to make landfall along North Carolina’s Outer Banks on Friday.