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Irene makes landfall in New Jersey

Sunday 06:12, Hurricane Irene makes second landfall near Little Egg Inlet, New Jersey, at approximately 5:30 a.m. Sunday. Irene’s intensity was estimated at 75 mph.

The National Hurricane Center said the center of the huge storm lumbered ashore near Little Egg Inlet at 5:35 a.m. The center says a hurricane warning remains in effect from coastal Virginia northward to Sagamore Beach, Mass.