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U.S. East Coast braces for Hurricane Dorian

A man's facial hair blows in the wind as he takes a selfie along the waterfront ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill

A man's facial hair blows in the wind as he takes a selfie along the waterfront ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill

A man's facial hair blows in the wind as he takes a selfie along the waterfront ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill
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Brys Stephens struggles to install a metal flood gate along South Battery during Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 5, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill

Brys Stephens struggles to install a metal flood gate along South Battery during Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 5, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill

Brys Stephens struggles to install a metal flood gate along South Battery during Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 5, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill
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A resident pumps water from the yard of his home during Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 5, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill

A resident pumps water from the yard of his home during Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 5, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill

A resident pumps water from the yard of his home during Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 5, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill
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Coreyanna Moore and Madison Moore of Charleston update their hurricane boards ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill

Coreyanna Moore and Madison Moore of Charleston update their hurricane boards ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill

Coreyanna Moore and Madison Moore of Charleston update their hurricane boards ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill
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Baylor Winston runs around the seawater as his owner Lauren Smith tries to keep up with him after Hurricane Dorian passed through Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

Baylor Winston runs around the seawater as his owner Lauren Smith tries to keep up with him after Hurricane Dorian passed through Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

Baylor Winston runs around the seawater as his owner Lauren Smith tries to keep up with him after Hurricane Dorian passed through Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona
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Emily Hicks (not pictured) of Charleston holds her dog Murphy along the waterfront ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill

Emily Hicks (not pictured) of Charleston holds her dog Murphy along the waterfront ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill

Emily Hicks (not pictured) of Charleston holds her dog Murphy along the waterfront ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill
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The area around houses is seen flooded due to Hurricane Dorian in St. Augustine, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

The area around houses is seen flooded due to Hurricane Dorian in St. Augustine, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

The area around houses is seen flooded due to Hurricane Dorian in St. Augustine, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona
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President Donald Trump holds a chart showing the original projected track of Hurricane Dorian that appears to have been extended with a black line to include parts of the Florida panhandle and of the state of Alabama during a status report meeting on the hurricane in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

President Donald Trump holds a chart showing the original projected track of Hurricane Dorian that appears to have been extended with a black line to include parts of the Florida panhandle and of the state of Alabama during a status report meeting on...more

President Donald Trump holds a chart showing the original projected track of Hurricane Dorian that appears to have been extended with a black line to include parts of the Florida panhandle and of the state of Alabama during a status report meeting on the hurricane in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
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Locals withstand the winds of Hurricane Dorian to check out the beaches in Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

Locals withstand the winds of Hurricane Dorian to check out the beaches in Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

Locals withstand the winds of Hurricane Dorian to check out the beaches in Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona
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Florida Department of Transportation members work on the A1A closed coastal route of Vilano Beach due to debris and flooding from Hurricane Dorian, in St. Augustine, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

Florida Department of Transportation members work on the A1A closed coastal route of Vilano Beach due to debris and flooding from Hurricane Dorian, in St. Augustine, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

Florida Department of Transportation members work on the A1A closed coastal route of Vilano Beach due to debris and flooding from Hurricane Dorian, in St. Augustine, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona
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Beach erosion and debris are seen due to Hurricane Dorian as the A1A coastal route of Vilano Beach is closed, in St. Augustine, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

Beach erosion and debris are seen due to Hurricane Dorian as the A1A coastal route of Vilano Beach is closed, in St. Augustine, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

Beach erosion and debris are seen due to Hurricane Dorian as the A1A coastal route of Vilano Beach is closed, in St. Augustine, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona
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Justin Walczuk (L) and Lindsey Garfinkel of Charleston check out the wind and rain on the waterfront ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill

Justin Walczuk (L) and Lindsey Garfinkel of Charleston check out the wind and rain on the waterfront ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill

Justin Walczuk (L) and Lindsey Garfinkel of Charleston check out the wind and rain on the waterfront ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill
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Keegan Malloy, 10, runs around Jacksonville Beach Pier as Hurricane Dorian passes in Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

Keegan Malloy, 10, runs around Jacksonville Beach Pier as Hurricane Dorian passes in Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

Keegan Malloy, 10, runs around Jacksonville Beach Pier as Hurricane Dorian passes in Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona
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Tyler Wickline points towards tremendous waves as locals behind him take photos of the sea foam and ocean at Jacksonville Beach Pier in Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

Tyler Wickline points towards tremendous waves as locals behind him take photos of the sea foam and ocean at Jacksonville Beach Pier in Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

Tyler Wickline points towards tremendous waves as locals behind him take photos of the sea foam and ocean at Jacksonville Beach Pier in Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona
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A man stands right behind the sea foam due to Hurricane Dorian in Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

A man stands right behind the sea foam due to Hurricane Dorian in Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

A man stands right behind the sea foam due to Hurricane Dorian in Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona
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A worker closes hurricane shutters along Meeting Street ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill

A worker closes hurricane shutters along Meeting Street ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill

A worker closes hurricane shutters along Meeting Street ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill
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Some minor flooding occurs on the bridges from the beach towards communities from Hurricane Dorian in Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

Some minor flooding occurs on the bridges from the beach towards communities from Hurricane Dorian in Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

Some minor flooding occurs on the bridges from the beach towards communities from Hurricane Dorian in Jacksonville, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona
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A home is wrapped in caution tape as Florida Department of Transportation fixes the debris from Hurricane Dorian in St. Augustine, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

A home is wrapped in caution tape as Florida Department of Transportation fixes the debris from Hurricane Dorian in St. Augustine, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona

A home is wrapped in caution tape as Florida Department of Transportation fixes the debris from Hurricane Dorian in St. Augustine, Florida, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Maria Alejandra Cardona
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People check out the sights along the waterfront ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill

People check out the sights along the waterfront ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill

People check out the sights along the waterfront ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian in Charleston, South Carolina, September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Randall Hill
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