NASA posts incredible video of Hurricane Florence from space

Hurricane Florence seen from International Space Station | NASA via REUTERS

Hurricane Florence seen from International Space Station | NASA via REUTERS

But between evacuations and storm shutter installations, NASA and NOAA are keeping people informed and entertained.

NASA's Aqua satellite provides an infrared look at the large and powerful Hurricane Florence taken yesterday (13 September).

The massive storm is threatening the East Coast of the United States with an expected landfall early Friday.

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Florence is expected to make landfall in the Carolinas early Friday, bringing with it 20-30 inches of rain to North Carolina, and almost 40 inches to SC, according to the National Hurricane Center.

Trouble began brewing last week, when three hurricanes-Florence, Isaac, and Helene-starting churning up the North Atlantic.

NASA also shared this video-a "stark and sobering" view of Hurricane Florence-shot using a high-definition camera outside the ISS captured. Florence is expected to remain a Category 4 storm when it makes landfall.

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"Watch out, America! Hurricane Florence is so enormous, we could only capture her with a super wide-angle lens from the Space Station", European astronaut Alexander Gerst wrote in a tweet.

As a result of bad weather killed 4 people, among them a mother with a small child.Now the force of the wind weakened, "Florence" klassificeret as a tropical storm.

The US National Hurricane Center said Hurricane Florence maximum sustained winds were 115 miles per hour as any other regular Category 3 storm, on Wednesday at 8 PM EDT.

More news: Florence leaves at least four dead, downgraded to tropical storm

Hurricane Florence has reportedly been causing 80-plus feet waves.

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