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11 Oct 2018 18:49

Before and after comparison showing the scar left by Hurricane Michael where it impacted Florida (images from October 4th and October 11th by the MODIS|Terra satellite).

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The eye shortly before landfall:
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Images and video from inside the eye and eyewall:

Taken by Basehunters Chasing:
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Inside the eye from 3:13 to 3:44:
 
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11 Oct 2018 19:37

It was a horrid storm true, but I fail to see the difference in the first satellite images (aside from the perfuse clouds of course). I guess there is a bit of flooding?
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11 Oct 2018 19:47

Stellarator wrote:
Source of the post but I fail to see the difference in the first satellite images

The swath of brown from trees blown down or de-leafed:
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Personally I had a hard time telling how much was storm damage vs. normal appearance, which was why I made the animated before/after gif to serve as the comparison.  But I guess it still helps to know what to look for.
 
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11 Oct 2018 20:03

Interesting. I initially thought that was smoke :? :mrgreen:.
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13 Oct 2018 19:03

One more from inside the eye, including a great timelapse at the end where you can clearly see the eyewall rotating around.



Besides in this hurricane, I don't think any such clear footage of the stadium effect from the ground exists.  Simply surreal and spectacular, like being inside the shadow of the Moon.
 
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15 Oct 2018 00:29

A fan-made short film made by the talented Richard Boylan, set in the Warhammer 40k universe setting. It seems like a lot of fan-projects are dedicated to bring us a feature-length movie set in the grim darkness of the far future. Although this is not a cinematic film, it is unique among the Warhammer films because it is a live action that is visually decent. It may not make much of an impact for those who do not know the setting. For fans of 40k, you should definitely check out Boylan's Helsreach series.

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21 Oct 2018 09:24

My 10 year old daughter likes somewhat crazy things.  Now she jumps over 50 m on skis as it were a natural thing to do.  My personal best is 16 m...

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