Hurricane Irene Continues Its Assault on the Bahamas, Accuweather, August 24, 2011:
Hurricane Irene continues to grow in size and intensity and will bring dangerous conditions over 100 miles away from the storm’s center.
**As of midnight EDT Thursday, the dangerous eye wall of Category 3, 120-mph Irene was bearing down on southern Cat Island in the Bahamas, moving northwestward. Gusts were reaching to 150 mph.** [...]
National Hurricane Center, August 25, 2011 at 2:00 am EDT:
Published: August 25th, 2011 at 4:39 am ET