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Hurricane Sandy has finally come ashore.
Between New York City and Washington DC — the storm has now passed into Pennsylvania .. the long arms of the storm are reaching as far west (currently 1230am CDT oct. 30, 2012) as the states of Michigan, and Indiana.
Covering OH, PA, NY, NH, VT, ME, CT, MA, VA, MD, Washington DC, RI, NC, TN, KY, MI, IN, ME, NJ …. the storm will continue to head West by Northwest — should make a turn East Northeast somewhere around the border of OH / IN.
Watch the areas of south east Canada.. from Thunder Bay, east to Toronto… Damaging winds, strong cell thunderstorms, possible tornadoes, and even some localized heavy snowfall might come with the arms of this storm.
Areas as far west as Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota, Illinois, Missouri might also need to watch for parts of this storm to reach out towards the midwest.
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