just uploaded this stunning image of Hurricane Earl from space. He's aboard the International Space Station right now. What a spectacular sight.Astronaut Douglas H. Wheelock
We are keeping a watchful eye on Hurricane Earl as it passes over the Leeward islands in the Caribbean. The storm has now grown into a category 4 storm with winds of up to 135 mph. Interact with our hurricane tracker and read the latest on the storm.
Update: (Tue, 8/31, 9:15am EST) It's amazing how much bigger the storm looks a little more than 17 hours later (in the second photo).