Irene’s trail

Over the weekend, Hurricane Irene made landfall three times along the Eastern Seaboard. Although it was downgraded to a tropical storm as it approached New York City, the amount of rain it dropped will pose a flooding threat even after it passes.

A look at the aftermath of Hurrican Irene.
Graphic: Gene Thorp and Laris Karklis/The Washington Post. Published on August 28, 2011, 8:52 p.m.
 
Read what others are saying