Just (5:40) outside – the wind is dead, the humidity is awful, and it’s damp, muggy and hot. When will Earl sweep this air out of here?
UPDATE: Any hour now, supposedly. Good picture here of the cold wave that’s been keeping Earl off shore and is due to arrive soon. Looks like Nantucket may only get hit with 45 mph winds, which is a just a day at the beach, compared to what might have been.
UPDATE II: Why Earl had people concerned just a day ago: