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In the path of Hurricane Irma

Waves crash against the seafront boulevard of El Malecon  in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Stringer

Waves crash against the seafront boulevard of El Malecon in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Stringer

Waves crash against the seafront boulevard of El Malecon in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Stringer
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A tourist poses for a picture outside of a shop in Miami's South Beach. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A tourist poses for a picture outside of a shop in Miami's South Beach. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A tourist poses for a picture outside of a shop in Miami's South Beach. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Residents line up outside for shelter in the Germain Arena in Estero, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

Residents line up outside for shelter in the Germain Arena in Estero, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

Residents line up outside for shelter in the Germain Arena in Estero, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston
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Dark clouds are seen over Miami's skyline. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Dark clouds are seen over Miami's skyline. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Dark clouds are seen over Miami's skyline. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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A girl ties her home closed with a string as she and her family leave for a local shelter in Immokalee, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

A girl ties her home closed with a string as she and her family leave for a local shelter in Immokalee, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

A girl ties her home closed with a string as she and her family leave for a local shelter in Immokalee, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston
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Flamingos taking refuge in a shelter at the zoo in Miami. 

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Flamingos taking refuge in a shelter at the zoo in Miami. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Flamingos taking refuge in a shelter at the zoo in Miami. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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Palm trees sway in the wind prior to the arrival of the Hurricane Irma in Caibarien, Cuba.

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Palm trees sway in the wind prior to the arrival of the Hurricane Irma in Caibarien, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

Palm trees sway in the wind prior to the arrival of the Hurricane Irma in Caibarien, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
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Devastation at Bitter End in Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Island. 


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Devastation at Bitter End in Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Island. Caribbean Buzz Helicopters/via REUTERS

Devastation at Bitter End in Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Island. Caribbean Buzz Helicopters/via REUTERS
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Devastation on Saba Rock, British Virgin Islands. 

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Devastation on Saba Rock, British Virgin Islands. Caribbean Buzz Helicopters/via REUTERS

Devastation on Saba Rock, British Virgin Islands. Caribbean Buzz Helicopters/via REUTERS
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A woman uses a can to take water out of her house after Hurricane Irma passed Haiti. 

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A woman uses a can to take water out of her house after Hurricane Irma passed Haiti. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A woman uses a can to take water out of her house after Hurricane Irma passed Haiti. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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The aftermath of Hurricane Irma on Saint Martin island. 


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The aftermath of Hurricane Irma on Saint Martin island. Netherlands Ministry of Defense- Gerben van Es/via REUTERS

The aftermath of Hurricane Irma on Saint Martin island. Netherlands Ministry of Defense- Gerben van Es/via REUTERS
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A Dutch soldier patrols the streets of Saint Martin island. 


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A Dutch soldier patrols the streets of Saint Martin island. Netherlands Ministry of Defense-Gerben van Es/via REUTERS

A Dutch soldier patrols the streets of Saint Martin island. Netherlands Ministry of Defense-Gerben van Es/via REUTERS
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A woman with a full cart walks past empty shelves where bread is normally sold in a Walmart store in North Miami Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A woman with a full cart walks past empty shelves where bread is normally sold in a Walmart store in North Miami Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A woman with a full cart walks past empty shelves where bread is normally sold in a Walmart store in North Miami Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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Locals stand next to a damaged road on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas

Locals stand next to a damaged road on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas

Locals stand next to a damaged road on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas
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A man sets up a place to rest at a shelter in Cap-Haitien, Haiti. 

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A man sets up a place to rest at a shelter in Cap-Haitien, Haiti. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A man sets up a place to rest at a shelter in Cap-Haitien, Haiti. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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The aftermath of Hurricane Irma on Saint Martin island. 


Netherlands Ministry of Defense/via REUTERS

The aftermath of Hurricane Irma on Saint Martin island. Netherlands Ministry of Defense/via REUTERS

The aftermath of Hurricane Irma on Saint Martin island. Netherlands Ministry of Defense/via REUTERS
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People fill sand bags to protect the roof of their houses in Caibarien, Cuba. 


REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

People fill sand bags to protect the roof of their houses in Caibarien, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

People fill sand bags to protect the roof of their houses in Caibarien, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
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A damaged house on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic, in Nagua. 

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A damaged house on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic, in Nagua. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas

A damaged house on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic, in Nagua. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas
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Jeremy Grillo sits waiting for more than six hours at a fuel pump without fuel, hoping to fill up his tank in Florida City, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

Jeremy Grillo sits waiting for more than six hours at a fuel pump without fuel, hoping to fill up his tank in Florida City, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

Jeremy Grillo sits waiting for more than six hours at a fuel pump without fuel, hoping to fill up his tank in Florida City, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston
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Locals rest inside a shelter on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic, in Nagua. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas

Locals rest inside a shelter on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic, in Nagua. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas

Locals rest inside a shelter on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic, in Nagua. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas
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Motorists form a long line to get sandbags in Kissimmee, Florida. 

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Motorists form a long line to get sandbags in Kissimmee, Florida. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

Motorists form a long line to get sandbags in Kissimmee, Florida. REUTERS/Gregg Newton
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A man walks among debris off the northern coast of the Dominican Republic, in Nagua. 


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A man walks among debris off the northern coast of the Dominican Republic, in Nagua. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas

A man walks among debris off the northern coast of the Dominican Republic, in Nagua. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas
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A sign on a business is pictured in North Miami Beach, Florida. 

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A sign on a business is pictured in North Miami Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A sign on a business is pictured in North Miami Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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A visitor center closed and boarded in Key Largo, Florida. 


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A visitor center closed and boarded in Key Largo, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

A visitor center closed and boarded in Key Largo, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston
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Angie Rodriguez and her grandsons sit together at their home during a blackout after Irma rolled by, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Angie Rodriguez and her grandsons sit together at their home during a blackout after Irma rolled by, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Angie Rodriguez and her grandsons sit together at their home during a blackout after Irma rolled by, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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A fisherman get his nets ready in the rain brought by Hurricane Irma in Cap-Haitien, Haiti. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A fisherman get his nets ready in the rain brought by Hurricane Irma in Cap-Haitien, Haiti. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A fisherman get his nets ready in the rain brought by Hurricane Irma in Cap-Haitien, Haiti. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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Locals cover a house to protect it on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic, in Puerto Plata. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Locals cover a house to protect it on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic, in Puerto Plata. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Locals cover a house to protect it on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic, in Puerto Plata. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Yana and Jeremy Cauble board up their mobile home in  Homestead, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

Yana and Jeremy Cauble board up their mobile home in Homestead, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

Yana and Jeremy Cauble board up their mobile home in Homestead, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston
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People look out to the sea Irma moves off the northern coast of the Dominican Republic. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

People look out to the sea Irma moves off the northern coast of the Dominican Republic. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

People look out to the sea Irma moves off the northern coast of the Dominican Republic. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A woman stocks sandbags in Kissimmee, Florida. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

A woman stocks sandbags in Kissimmee, Florida. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

A woman stocks sandbags in Kissimmee, Florida. REUTERS/Gregg Newton
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A motorist exits his car to check the line for sandbags in Kissimmee, Florida. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

A motorist exits his car to check the line for sandbags in Kissimmee, Florida. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

A motorist exits his car to check the line for sandbags in Kissimmee, Florida. REUTERS/Gregg Newton
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People rest a at a shelter in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

People rest a at a shelter in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

People rest a at a shelter in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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The aftermath of Hurricane Irma on Saint Martin island. 


Netherlands Ministry of Defense/via REUTERS

The aftermath of Hurricane Irma on Saint Martin island. Netherlands Ministry of Defense/via REUTERS

The aftermath of Hurricane Irma on Saint Martin island. Netherlands Ministry of Defense/via REUTERS
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A worker covers the windows of a restaurant with plywood in  Miami Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

A worker covers the windows of a restaurant with plywood in Miami Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

A worker covers the windows of a restaurant with plywood in Miami Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston
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A member of the Emergency Operations Committee monitors the trajectory of Irma in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas

A member of the Emergency Operations Committee monitors the trajectory of Irma in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas

A member of the Emergency Operations Committee monitors the trajectory of Irma in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. REUTERS/Ricardo Rojas
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A worker covers the windows of a restaurant with plywood in  Miami Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

A worker covers the windows of a restaurant with plywood in Miami Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

A worker covers the windows of a restaurant with plywood in Miami Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston
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A man secures boats on northern coast of the Dominican Republic, in Puerto Plata. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A man secures boats on northern coast of the Dominican Republic, in Puerto Plata. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A man secures boats on northern coast of the Dominican Republic, in Puerto Plata. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Police patrol the area as Irma approaches San Juan, Puerto Rico.

 REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Police patrol the area as Irma approaches San Juan, Puerto Rico. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Police patrol the area as Irma approaches San Juan, Puerto Rico. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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Residents wait in line to purchase propane gas at Lee's Barbecue Center in Boca Raton, Florida. REUTERS/Joe Skipper

Residents wait in line to purchase propane gas at Lee's Barbecue Center in Boca Raton, Florida. REUTERS/Joe Skipper

Residents wait in line to purchase propane gas at Lee's Barbecue Center in Boca Raton, Florida. REUTERS/Joe Skipper
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Men cover the windows of a car parts store in San Juan, Puerto Rico. 

REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Men cover the windows of a car parts store in San Juan, Puerto Rico. REUTERS/Alvin Baez

Men cover the windows of a car parts store in San Juan, Puerto Rico. REUTERS/Alvin Baez
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