Hurricane Sandy

Sandy Bears Down on the East Coast
As Hurricane Sandy bears down on the northeastern United States, we here in the Northern Plains can sympathize, at least to a point.
No, we don't get hurricanes here, and we wouldn't know what to do if we did.
But we can get tornadoes in the summer and blizzards in the winter, both of which …
Hurricane Sandy [PHOTOS]
The National Hurricane Center said early Monday that the storm has top sustained winds of 85 mph (140 kph), with higher gusts. It is moving toward the north-northwest at 20 mph (32 kph).