9/11: Hurricane Erin and the Twin Towers

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma have had devastating impacts on the United States in 2017, and Hurricane José now sits off the coastline with no clear destination…possibly hitting the East Coast, possibly going out to sea.  Sixteen years ago to the day, another hurricane was off the east coast, but it stayed far enough offshore that our only impacts were big waves and rip currents.  Here’s a blog post I wrote a couple years ago about Hurricane Erin and the sad satellite photo taken of her and New York City. ———————————– Whenever I speak to someone about the horrific events of…