Forecasters: Sandy's center makes landfall in NJ

October 30, 2012 - 6:33 AM

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Forecasters in Miami say the center of former Hurricane Sandy has made landfall along the New Jersey coast near Atlantic City.

The National Hurricane Center says the storm packing torrential rains and wind roared ashore about 8 p.m. EDT Monday. The vast storm has already knocked out electricity to more than 1.5 million people and figured to upend life for tens of millions more.