Hurricane Sandy: weather forecast

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Widespread gales, an 11 foot storm surge and up to 10 inches of rain could batter the United States as Hurricane Sandy looks set to cause problems across parts of the country.

BBC weather forecaster Susan Powell explains what the major risks are for people in the US as they prepare for its potentially devastating approach.

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