Stunning space photos show 'nightmare' Hurricane Florence swirling over the Atlantic ZlotoNews


Stunning space photos show 'nightmare' Hurricane Florence swirling over the Atlantic ZlotoNews

NASA also posted an incredible video of Hurricane Florence viewed from space.

Watching the scene unfold from space, German Alexander Gerst, an astronaut on board the ISS, tweeted photos of the enormous storm.

Florence is now a powerful Category 3 storm with winds of 125mph, and is expected to strengthen before making landfall along the Carolina coast later this week.

Incredible images captured from the International Space Station show Hurricane Florence barreling toward the U.S. East Coast.

On Wednesday, forecasters projected Florence - now a category 4 hurricane - will likely slow down and turn south after slamming the East Coast.

NASA shared an image of the giant storm two days ago. It's chilling, even from space. Fellow astronaut, Ricky Arnold, also took photos Hurricane Florence from space, while sounding out that the crew members of the International Space Station are thinking of the people who will be affected.

The storm, which is poised to electrify millions this week within the southeastern US, is "expected to raise existence-threatening storm surge and rainfall" to North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia, and parts of the Mid-Atlantic states, the National Hurricane Middle (NHC) talked about.

It is estimated that the wind speed in the eye of the hurricane reaches more than 200 kilometers per hour. She has worked as a senior manager in public relations and communications for major telecommunication companies, and is the former Deputy Director for Media Relations with the Modern Coalition.