May 19, 2013; 6:58 AM ET With an easterly flow in the East there's an increase in cloud cover which is causing some travel delays.
Tropical Cyclone Mahasen has made landfall just northwest of Chittagong, Bangladesh.
AccuWeather.com has assembled a timeline of the major events that have put Sandy in the spotlight and held it there for six months.
While Superstorm Sandy wreaked havoc along the East Coast late in October 2012, the power of sending real-time weather information and photos on social media was apparent.
Could the inflicted damage to the coastline have been avoided with advance preparation?