According to this side-by-side comparison, Sandy is going to be much worse than Irene:
If you're without a television but have internet connectivity, you can view live coverage from The Weather Channel on YouTube:
The Google Crisis Response Team has set up a site to track the storm. Details about forecasts, public alerts, traffic conditions, evacuation routes, emergency shelters and more can be found right on one page:
I hope everyone stays safe!!! Keep tracking the storm, follow instructions from emergency personnel and stay inside! Good luck to all...