Fly into the eye of Hurricane Matthew

Up to date details of Hurricane Matthew.

Most of us, thankfully, will never know what it's like to fly through the wall and into the eye of a hurricane.

But for the "Hurricane Hunters" at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, it's just another day on the job.

Captain Tim Gallagher of NOAA shared a video on Twitter showing his flight into Hurricane Matthew when it was a Category 4.

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Using a modified aircraft meant for tracking storms, they flew directly into Matthew's eye wall -- the roughest part of the storm.

Hold onto your keyboards -- it's about to be a bumpy ride.

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