Images courtesy of weather.com
The first hurricane of the season is a major one and was just upgraded overnight to a Category 3 storm. The projected path of Hurricane Irene will track across the Bahamas the next couple of days on a path towards the East Coast of the U.S. Friday into the weekend.
For the Northeast region here is a map displaying the threat level of Hurricane Irene.
For the latest on Hurricane Irene, click here.