A Trip Over Bill, the Season’s First Hurricane

Hurricane-bill

The season's first hurricane, Bill, is currently not expected to threaten the United States but is expected to pass between Bermuda and the U.S. on Saturday. Once a Category 4 storm, Bill has weakened to a Category 3 but has the potential of strengthening again.

Watch a video taken from the International Space Station as it traveled above Hurricane Bill from an altitude of 225 miles, AFTER THE JUMP...

Posted August 20, 2009 at 12:47pm ETC by Andy Towle
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