092811-G-0000A-167-LORAN Station Attu

A wind measuring display at Coast Guard Long-Range Navigation (LORAN) Station Attu, shows how a weekend storm pounded the station with wind gusts of 178 mph, Nov. 28 – 29, 2009. The storm, which brought sustained winds of 125 mph or category three hurricane winds with gusts that equaled some of the strongest winds of a category five hurricane, slammed into the island causing minor damage to the LORAN station. U.S. Coast Guard photos courtesy of LORAN Station Attu

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ATTU, Alaska Ð A wind measuring display at Coast Guard Long-Range Navigation (LORAN) Station Attu, shows how a weekend storm pounded the station with wind gusts of 178 mph, Nov. 28 – 29, 2009. The storm, which brought sustained winds of 125 mph or category three hurricane winds with gusts that equaled some of the strongest winds of a category five hurricane, slammed into the island causing minor damage to the LORAN station. U.S. Coast Guard photos courtesy of LORAN Station Attu

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