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Hurricane Nate making landfall in south-eastern Louisiana

Hurricane Nate making landfall in south-eastern Louisiana Image ID 2314
Acquisition date 08-Oct-2017
Over head time 00:00:00
Satellite Sensor goes-east
Sensor Channel(s) 4

When this image was received the National Hurricane Center reported that Hurricane Nate was making landfall near the mouth of the Mississippi River on the south-eastern coast of Louisiana. Nate was at this time tracking northwards as a Category 1 storm (Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale) with a 1-minute sustained average wind speed of 75 knots (86.4 mph) and gusts of 90 knots (103.7 mph).

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