13 September 2008

hurricane ike comes ashore at galveston, texas

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note: although the above radar picture of hurricane ike is time stamped 0345 zulu, saturday 13 september 2008, which according to the time zone converter (as well as this zulu time converter from the national hurricane center) corresponds to 10:45 p.m. cdt, friday 12 september 2008 -- hurricane ike, according to the washington post, is officially recorded as coming ashore at galveston, texas at 2:10 a.m. cdt, saturday 13 september 2008 -- 7:10 a.m. saturday 13 september 2008 zulu..