Hurricane Florence Looks ‘Chilling’ from Space: See the Photos


Even from outer house, Hurricane Florence seems monstrous.

The storm, which is predicted to strike the East Coast late Thursday or early Friday, was filmed and photographed by cameras from NASA’s house station Wednesday early morning.

“Ever stared down the gaping eye of a classification four hurricane?” tweeted astronaut Alexander Gerst, who is overseas the house station. “It’s chilling, even from house.”

The images posted by Gerst demonstrate Florence mid-churn, 400 kilometers specifically earlier mentioned its eye. The swirling cloud and gusting winds all over it are so huge, the Earth’s blue is nearly absolutely protected. The storm has a 500-mile wing span, in accordance to USA Today.

Alexander Gerst

In a different put up, Gerst warns East Coasters to “get prepared…this no-kidding nightmare is coming for you.”

Alexander Gerst

Alexander Gerst

While the hurricane was weakened to a Category three storm Wednesday afternoon by the National Hurricane Center (documented by CNN) a National Weather Service Wilmington, North Carolina spokesperson dubbed Florence “the storm of a life span.” Mandatory evacuation orders are forcing additional than one million individuals in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia to find shelter.

“I just can’t emphasize ample the probable for unbelievable problems from wind, storm surge, and inland flooding with this storm,” extra the spokesperson in the organization’s forecast.

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