Sandy was an extraordinary storm and became the subject of extraordinary imagery. Find here 8 stunning images and 4 eye-popping animations of this historic storm.
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Hurricane Sandy after it made landfall over Cuba and Jamaica, October 25
Sandy’s wind field off the coast of the Cape Hatteras, N.C.
Sandy approaches the coast of New Jersey, 1:35 p.m. October 29, after strengthening over the Gulf Stream
Landfall at Atlantic City: Radar, fronts, and isobars (lines of equal pressure), 8 p.m. October 29
Satellite view of Sandy after landfall at 3:35 a.m., October 30
Satellite view of Sandy inland over south central Pennsylvania, 6:02 a.m. October 30
Radar view of Sandy inland, Tuesday, October 30
Animation: Water vapor loop of Sandy’s entire life cycle
Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies
Animation: Sandy’s pressure field and massive footprint on its approach to the coast on Monday
Storm Prediction Center, Greg Carbin
Animation: Radar loop of Sandy’s landfall
Animation: High resolution satellite view of Sandy’s landfall