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Scary satellite images show Hurricane Ian hitting Florida
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Scary satellite images show Hurricane Ian hitting Florida

Images were captured by the GOES-16 satellite of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Satellite images show the power of Hurricane Ian, one of the most powerful storms ever recorded in the United States, currently classified as a Category 3 storm. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) GOES-16 satellite shows lightning around the hurricane as it approaches land in Florida. On Wednesday, NOAA shared satellite images of the hurricane approaching the Cayo Islands, with winds in excess of 240 kilometers per hour.  https://twitter.com/NOAASatellites/status/1575208260315258880 Nearly two million people were left without power or with only partial supply in Florida when the hurricane - at the time still a Category 4 - made landfall, with winds above 180 ...