Live New York Web (And Sound) Cam

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Because the only thing more informative than watching a shut down New York get blown (away) by Sandy, is hearing it live. Watch, and listen, as downtown New York, very much unprepared for what may be a record flood surge, gets the Venice treatment.

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Mon, 10/29/2012 - 09:39 | 2927522 lolmao500
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The sound is quite something...

Product: Air Force Vortex Message (URNT12 KNHC)
Transmitted: 29th day of the month at 13:28Z
Aircraft: Air Force Aircraft (Last 3 digits of the tail number are 302)
Storm Number & Year: 18L in 2012
Storm Name: Sandy (flight in the North Atlantic basin)
Mission Number: 23
Observation Number: 24

A. Time of Center Fix: 29th day of the month at 13:04:00Z
B. Center Fix Coordinates: 37°06'N 71°08'W (37.1N 71.1333W) (View map)
B. Center Fix Location: 233 miles (375 km) to the ESE (113°) from Ocean City, MD, USA.
C. Minimum Height at Standard Level: 2,602m (8,537ft) at 700mb
D. Estimated (by SFMR or visually) Maximum Surface Wind: 58kts (~ 66.7mph)
E. Location of the Estimated Maximum Surface Wind: 78 nautical miles (90 statute miles) to the SE (131°) of center fix
F. Maximum Flight Level Wind Inbound: From 222° at 55kts (From the SW at ~ 63.3mph)
G. Location of Maximum Flight Level Wind Inbound: 38 nautical miles (44 statute miles) to the SE (126°) of center fix
H. Minimum Sea Level Pressure: 945mb (27.91 inHg)
I. Maximum Flight Level Temp & Pressure Altitude Outside Eye: 15°C (59°F) at a pressure alt. of 3,049m (10,003ft)
J. Maximum Flight Level Temp & Pressure Altitude Inside Eye: 16°C (61°F) at a pressure alt. of 3,045m (9,990ft)
K. Dewpoint Temp (collected at same location as temp inside eye): 11°C (52°F)
K. Sea Surface Temp (collected at same location as temp inside eye): Not Available
L. Eye Character: Not Available
M. Eye Shape: Not Available
N. Fix Determined By: Penetration, Wind, Pressure and Temperature
N. Fix Level: 700mb
O. Navigational Fix Accuracy: 0.02 nautical miles
O. Meteorological Accuracy: 1 nautical mile

Remarks Section:
Maximum Flight Level Wind: 94kts (~ 108.2mph) in the southeast quadrant at 10:14:00Z
Maximum Flight Level Wind Outbound: 71kts (~ 81.7mph) in the northeast quadrant at 13:15:30Z
Maximum Flight Level Temp: 18°C (64°F) which was observed 17 nautical miles (20 statute miles) to the ESE (113°) from the flight level center

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 09:50 | 2927565 Stackers
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ZH is now officially part of the main stream media. Complete with useless video of the rain. Just need some idiot with a mic. standing out in it now telling us its rainy and windy

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 09:50 | 2927575 fuu
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You'll do.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 09:56 | 2927594 Zer0head
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Stackers you are wrong

the eye of the storm will be passing direclty over Manhattan, that is a fact and don't challenge it


Mon, 10/29/2012 - 09:56 | 2927595 Stackers
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I guess my sarc. typing didnt come through, lol.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:01 | 2927602 Zer0head
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too late


here is the map to prove it  LOL sarc off/on


stay safe all you dumbass reporters (as your camera crew employ  fans and a garden hose for effect)

I can't wait for the first live shot of a fallen branch in CP

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:03 | 2927620 CH1
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Oh my God, they're all gonna die, they're all gonna die, they're all gonna die!!!!!!!

Yeah, right.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:13 | 2927655 A Lunatic
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Sensationalist bullshit if you ask me.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:17 | 2927668 DaveyJones
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"Oh Sandy"

we all knew Olivia Newton was a serious bitch

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:24 | 2927697 AlaricBalth
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Here is a possible preview of today's events. The flooding starts at 2:41 into the video.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:28 | 2927718 krispkritter
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The only sound I want to hear from the City of Doomberg is this:

The country and planet will be better off...

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:55 | 2927802 FEDbuster
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God (or Mother Nature depending upon your views) had a choice between Washington DC or Wall Street, he almost made the storm big enough to wipe them both out.  Just God doing God's work.


Mon, 10/29/2012 - 11:32 | 2927936 economics9698
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When I get censored for saying fuck, shit, Jews, asshole, then, and only then, will ZH be mainstream.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 12:11 | 2928043 TruthInSunshine
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It's a win-win-win. Cable News & Weather Channel ad rates double, local & state politicians get tons of BernankBux dumped into their laps, and publicly traded corporation can blame ever larger earnings' misses on The Storm of The Century.

I wonder who bought the rights for the movie, teeeveee mini-series, novel, Broadway Show &  the Chris "Still Hungry 4 More" Christie/Mayor Mike "Only Terrorist People Drink Big Gulps!" Bloomberg/Barack "Saved And/Or Created" Obama/Jim "I'll Stand In This Drive Thru Car Wash While Camera Guy Takes The Shot" Cantore/Chad "Godamnit, I'm A Weatherman, Not Nostradamus" Meyers action figures?


The storm of the century!

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 12:13 | 2928066 tsx500
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you forgot one more 'win' .... is this storm not an absolutely perfectly-timed distraction (for POTUS) from Benghazi-gate  ?!     

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 14:37 | 2928531 Leopold B. Scotch
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I just reversed my long Gondolas trade from earlier this month.


Mon, 10/29/2012 - 13:13 | 2928273 old naughty
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we are just getting into the second decade...and you are predicting Sandy is the storm of the century?

You have no faith.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 14:00 | 2928399 keesooi
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Hi guys, sorry, just woke up, noticed it's a bit windy and drizzly outside.  Anything going on? I'm on Staten Island, NY.

Who's this "Sandy" y'all kvetching about?

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 14:38 | 2928541 Leopold B. Scotch
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They've just renamed it "Satan" Island.  You can go back to sleep.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 15:37 | 2928702 keesooi
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Hilarious, Leopold.  With comments like this, I'm indeed better off sleeping.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 13:12 | 2928267 Jacque Itch
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... and tits shouldn't even be on the list!!!

G. Carlin

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 13:07 | 2928256 blu
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Turns out Goldman Sachs wasn't doing God's work exactly to specification.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:26 | 2927707 TIMBEEER
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Olivia was hot until she changed her style from girl-next-door to alley slut.


Mon, 10/29/2012 - 11:38 | 2927951 SokPOTUS
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So you're saying there may be ancillary benefits?

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 15:59 | 2928764 Randall Cabot
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Ocean County OEM Phone Out

The phones at Ocean County’s Office of Emergency Management are out


Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:13 | 2927658 Gert_B_Frobe
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My favorite dumbass reporter moment. A classic. Bimbo in a canoe.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 12:21 | 2928092 XitSam
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haha She's in the canoe while two guys walk by in the foreground. That's some serious flooding.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 13:35 | 2928333 r3ardensteel
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Lmfao check out the front page of marketwatch right now. Too funny.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:01 | 2927610 Monedas
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Nice save attempt, foo !  LOL

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:06 | 2927627 Stanley Lord
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There is no eye, only the one on the dollar bill.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:16 | 2927665 Buckaroo Banzai
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There is no Dana, only Zool

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:23 | 2927691 Konami Code
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I find her interesting because she's a client and because she sleeps above her covers... four feet above her covers.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 11:18 | 2927894 ShrNfr
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Actually, since Bloomberg is mayor, I would expect the asshole of the storm to pass over Manhattan.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 09:57 | 2927597 Monedas
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Get that stuttering, tongue tied CNN reporter with the Eyetalian surname !

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 09:53 | 2927584 Ruffcut
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Just wear some earplugs and then go about your bidness.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 09:54 | 2927586 redpill
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Well it's not like it's impacting the financial and political nexus of the western world along with a full 20% of the nation's population.  Oh wait...

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:00 | 2927603 LetThemEatRand
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"ZH is now officially part of the main stream media."

The problem with the MSM is not that it covers disasters and other sensational news in real time.  The problem with MSM is that this is ALL that it covers.    A hurricane hitting NY is legitimate news and ZH would be silly not to cover it.    


Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:16 | 2927660 Zer0head
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and where exactly in NY will it be hitting?   from what I can tell its first stop in the great state of NY  will be just outside of Buffalo


don't believe the HYPE


The minute they see me, fear me
I'm the epitome - a public enemy
Used, abused without clues
I refused to blow a fuse
They even had it on the news
Don't believe the hype...

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 12:16 | 2928072 ManOfBliss
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OMGGG big moving colors!!!

I live in Philly... right where the alleged storm is/will hit. 

Right now, it's trickling rain. And according to Accuweather today's the only day it will rain over 1 inch in all of the Philadelphia area.

*** NON-EVENT ***

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 12:20 | 2928090 fuu
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Mon, 10/29/2012 - 12:09 | 2928050 Matt
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The eye of the storm is not too important in this case; what matters is rainfall and storm surge.

There isn't going to be masses of buildings wiped off their foundations by winds, there are no major areas below sea level, until the sea level comes up to them. 

real-time feed from buoyd measuring sea level, air pressure and wave heights would be more useful than the statue of liberty web cam, since water coming up a few feet won't look like much. Funny thing, people are terrified of fire, but totally calm around flooding, when water kills more people than fire every year.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 12:35 | 2928138 in-Credible Banker
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Near Buffalo??  Say it ain't so!


I think you read the map incorrectly.  Heavy rain here, but nothing we can't handle after a summer long drought.



Mon, 10/29/2012 - 11:30 | 2927930 TWSceptic
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Never thought I would agree with you on something.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:17 | 2927652 LouisDega
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Jim Cantore and Al Roker bitches

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:33 | 2927728 azzhatter
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I wanna see Jim Cramer in a rowboat heading out to sea

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 11:53 | 2928000 Ruffcut
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Only with kudblow at the helm and liesman and kiernan as first mates.

Mon, 10/29/2012 - 10:42 | 2927748 lynnybee
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'ZH is now officially part of the main stream media. Complete with useless video of the rain. Just need some idiot with a mic. standing out in it now telling us its rainy and windy'    yes, well, admit it .... we all like it that the ZEROHEDGE guys posted this live weather cam.    had they not done so, i couldn't have sat here laughing so much.    i appreciate everything this website has to offer, hurricane info & all !     

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