Hurricane Irene hits the Dominican Republic

Tropical WeatherDisasters and AccidentsHurricanes and Tropical StormsHurricane Irene (2011)Weather
Raging waves batter against the shore in the seafront in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, on August 23, 2011, after the passage of Hurricane Irene. Hurricane Irene was downgraded on Tuesday as it lashed the Turks and Caicos Islands in the Caribbean, but forecasters warned it could still... ERIKA SANTELICES, AFP/Getty Images
Loading