By Tricia Escobedo, CNN
updated 1:57 PM EST, Sat January 5, 2013
A satellite view of Hurricane Sandy shows the storm at 10:15 a.m. ET on Friday, October 26. Though it was no longer considered a hurricane when it hit the U.S., "post-tropical" Superstorm Sandy packed a hurricane-sized punch.
- Powerful satellites provide early, accurate predictions for the paths of dangerous storms…