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The devastation of Hurricane Irma

People across the Caribbean and Florida are picking up the pieces after Hurricane Irma ripped through the region.

Cuba Hurricane Irma
Yaneisis Martinez hugs her two dogs over the remains of her house destroyed by Hurricane Irma in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of miles of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

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APTOPIX Hurricane Irma
Larry Dimas walks around his destroyed trailer, which he rents out to others, in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in Immokalee, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. His tenants evacuated and nobody was inside when it was destroyed. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Gerald Herbert

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Hurricane Irma
A fallen palm tree and a roof litters a street as Rick Freedman checks his neighborhood's damage from Hurricane Irma in Marco Island, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

David Goldman

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APTOPIX Hurricane Irma South Carolina
Pedestrians walk by a flooded car on a street as Tropical Storm Irma hits Charleston, S.C., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Mic Smith)

Mic Smith

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Hurricane Irma
Julie Robles walks through a flooded neighborhood, in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, in Immokalee, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Gerald Herbert

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Hurricane Irma
Chris Stokes washes mud off his hands in the flooded parking lot of his father's convenience store as he cleans up the damage from Hurricane Irma in Everglades City, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

David Goldman

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Hurricane Irma
Evacuees leave the Germain Arena, which was used as an evacuation shelter for Hurricane Irma in Estero, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Gerald Herbert

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Hurricane Irma
Olga Teakell hugs her grandson Gabriel Melendez, 9, after he cut his finger on glass, while he and his bother Ellisha Melendez, 12, left, help clean debris from Olga's destroyed home, in the Naples Estates mobile home park, in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in Naples, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

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APTOPIX Hurricane Irma
John Duke tries to figure out how to salvage his flooded vehicle in the wake Hurricane Irma, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

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St. Martin Huricane Irma
A couple of children stand close to a wrecked home after the passage of Hurricane Irma, in Phillipsburg, St. Martin, Monday, September 11, 2017. Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

Carlos Giusti

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APTOPIX St. Martin Huricane Irma
A sits on a porch on the destroyed Philipsburg after the passing of Hurricane Irma in St. Martin, Monday, September 11, 2017. Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

Carlos Giusti

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St. Martin Huricane Irma
Residents hang clothes to dry after the passage of Hurricane Irma, in Phillipsburg, St. Martin, Monday, September 11, 2017. Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

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APTOPIX St. Martin Huricane Irma
Juan Antonio Higuey shows his destroyed home at Cold Bay community after the passage of Hurricane Irma, in St. Martin, Monday, September 11, 2017. Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

Carlos Giusti

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St. Martin Huricane Irma
A damaged hotel stands after the passage of Hurricane Irma, close to the airport, in Phillipsburg, St. Martin, Monday, September 11, 2017. Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

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Hurricane Irma
Damaged houses are shown in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, in the Florida Keys. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

Matt McClain

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Hurricane Irma
Overturned trailer homes are shown in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, in the Florida Keys. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

Matt McClain

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St. Maarten Hurricane Irma
This photo provided by the Dutch Defense Ministry shows Dutch King Willem-Alexander, center, visiting after the passing of Hurricane Irma, in Dutch Caribbean St. Maarten, on Monday Sept. 11, 2017. Dutch King Willem-Alexander said the scenes of devastation he witnessed on the Caribbean island of St. Martin in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma are the worst he has ever seen. (Gerben Van Es/Dutch Defense Ministry via AP)

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St. Maarten Hurricane Irma
This photo provided by the Dutch Defense Ministry shows Dutch King Willem-Alexander, center, visiting after the passing of Hurricane Irma, in Dutch Caribbean St. Maarten, on Monday Sept. 11, 2017. Dutch King Willem-Alexander said the scenes of devastation he witnessed on the Caribbean island of St. Martin in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma are the worst he has ever seen. (Gerben Van Es/Dutch Defense Ministry via AP)

Gerben Van Es

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St. Maarten Hurricane Irma
This photo provided by the Dutch Defense Ministry shows Dutch King Willem-Alexander, second left, visiting after the passing of Hurricane Irma, in Dutch Caribbean St. Maarten, on Monday Sept. 11, 2017. Dutch King Willem-Alexander said the scenes of devastation he witnessed on the Caribbean island of St. Martin in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma are the worst he has ever seen. (Gerben Van Es/Dutch Defense Ministry via AP)

Gerben Van Es

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St. Maarten Hurricane Irma
This photo provided by the Dutch Defense Ministry shows a woman passing an overturned truck after the passing of Hurricane Irma, in Dutch Caribbean St. Maarten, on Monday Sept. 11, 2017. Dutch King Willem-Alexander said the scenes of devastation he witnessed on the Caribbean island of St. Martin in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma are the worst he has ever seen. (Gerben Van Es/Dutch Defense Ministry via AP)

Gerben Van Es

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St. Maarten Hurricane Irma
This photo provided by the Dutch Defense Ministry shows Dutch King Willem-Alexander, center right, visiting after the passing of Hurricane Irma, in Dutch Caribbean St. Maarten, on Monday Sept. 11, 2017. Dutch King Willem-Alexander said the scenes of devastation he witnessed on the Caribbean island of St. Martin in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma are the worst he has ever seen. (Gerben Van Es/Dutch Defense Ministry via AP)

Gerben Van Es

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St. Maarten Hurricane Irma
This photo provided by the Dutch Defense Ministry shows Dutch Navy support vessel Zr. Ms. Pelikaan moored in the port of Sint Maarten after the passing of Hurricane Irma, in Dutch Caribbean on Monday Sept. 11, 2017. Dutch King Willem-Alexander said the scenes of devastation he witnessed on the Caribbean island of St. Martin in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma are the worst he has ever seen. (Gerben Van Es/Dutch Defense Ministry via AP)

Gerben Van Es

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St. Maarten Hurricane Irma
This photo provided by the Dutch Defense Ministry shows a Dutch soldier talking to residents after the passing of Hurricane Irma, in Dutch Caribbean St. Maarten, on Monday Sept. 11, 2017. Dutch King Willem-Alexander said the scenes of devastation he witnessed on the Caribbean island of St. Martin in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma are the worst he has ever seen. (Gerben Van Es/Dutch Defense Ministry via AP)

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France Hurricanes
France's President Emmanuel Macron addresses the media with French Overseas Minister Annick Girardin, left, on the tarmac of Pointe-a-Pitre airport, upon his arrival in the Guadeloupe island, the first step of his visit to French Caribbean islands, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, Pool)

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France Hurricanes
France's President Emmanuel Macron greets helicopter crew before leaving Pointe-a-Pitre airport, Guadeloupe island, en route to French Caribbean islands of St. Martin and St. Barthelemy, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. Macron is heading to the French-Dutch island of St. Martin, where 10 people were killed on the French side and four on the Dutch, to meet with residents. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, Pool)

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France Hurricanes
France's President Emmanuel Macron waits on the tarmac of Pointe-a-Pitre airport, Guadeloupe island, before boarding an helicopter en route to French Caribbean islands of St. Martin and St. Barthelemy, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. Macron is heading to the French-Dutch island of St. Martin, where 10 people were killed on the French side and four on the Dutch, to meet with residents. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, Pool)

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APTOPIX Cuba Hurricane Irma
A woman reacts next to her belongings set to dry in front of her affected house by Hurricane Irma in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of miles of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

Ramon Espinosa

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France Hurricanes
France's President Emmanuel Macron waits on the tarmac of Pointe-a-Pitre airport, Guadeloupe island, before boarding an helicopter en route to French Caribbean islands of St. Martin and St. Barthelemy, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. Macron is heading to the French-Dutch island of St. Martin, where 10 people were killed on the French side and four on the Dutch, to meet with residents. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, Pool)

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APTOPIX Cuba Hurrican Irma
A despondent Mariela Leon sits in front of her flood damaged home after the passing of Hurricane Irma, in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. Cuban state media reported 10 deaths despite the country's usually rigorous disaster preparations. More than 1 million were evacuated from flood-prone areas. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

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APTOPIX Hurricane Irma
Jean Chatelier walks through a flooded street from Hurricane Irma after retrieving his uniform from his house to return to work today at a supermarket in Fort Myers, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. Chatelier walked about a mile each way in knee-high water as a Publix supermarket was planning on reopening to the public today. "I want to go back to work. I want to help," said Chatelier. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

David Goldman

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APTOPIX Cuba Hurricane Irma
A woman pushes the bicitaxi of her husband loaded with their belongings of his house flooded by the waters caused by the Hurricane Irma in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of miles of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

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APTOPIX St Martin Hurricane Irma
Lex Kools leaves food and water for his neighbors' dogs in the Cole Bay community, in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, in St. Martin, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. Hundreds of people across an island shared by Dutch St. Martin and French St. Martin are trying to rebuild the lives they had before it was pummeled by a Category 5 storm. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

Carlos Giusti

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APTOPIX St. Martin Huricane Irma
Juan Antonio Higuey shows his destroyed home at Cold Bay community after the passage of Hurricane Irma, in St. Martin, Monday, September 11, 2017. Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

Carlos Giusti

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Cuba Hurrican Irma
A man carries a large drum during the clean up of damage from Hurricane Irma in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of thousands of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

Ramon Espinosa

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Cuba Hurrican Irma
Local residents affected by Hurricane Irma carry a bed from a destroyed house in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of thousands of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

Ramon Espinosa

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Cuba Hurrican Irma
Locals talk while waiting for transport next to a store destroyed by Hurricane Irma in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of thousands of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

Ramon Espinosa

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Cuba Hurrican Irma
A portrait dirty with mud stands after being recovered from a flooded house after the passing of Hurricane Irma, in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. Cuban state media reported 10 deaths despite the country's usually rigorous disaster preparations. More than 1 million were evacuated from flood-prone areas. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

Ramon Espinosa

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Cuba Hurrican Irma
A doll dirty with mud sits after being recovered from a flooded house after the passing of Hurricane Irma, in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. Cuban state media reported 10 deaths despite the country's usually rigorous disaster preparations. More than 1 million were evacuated from flood-prone areas. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

Ramon Espinosa

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Cuba Hurrican Irma
A crucifix stands in a flooded cemetery caused by Hurricane Irma in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of thousands of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

Ramon Espinosa

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Cuba Hurricane Irma
Affected by Hurricane Irma people prepare to wash in front of their destroyed homes in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of thousands of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

Ramon Espinosa

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Cuba Hurricane Irma
Affected by Hurricane Irma people seek to save their belongings in their destroyed house in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of thousands of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

Ramon Espinosa

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Cuba Hurricane Irma
Affected by Hurricane Irma a man seek to save their belongings in their destroyed house in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of thousands of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo / Ramon Espinosa)

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Hurricane Irma Caribbean
In this undated photo provided on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017 by the British Ministry of Defence, Royal Marines deliver aid and provide support to the islanders of Jost Van Dkye, British Virgin Islands. The team helped to deliver essential aid utilising a small boat to support this isolated community of just 300 people. Britain sent a navy ship and almost 500 troops to the British Virgin Islands, Anguilla and the Turks and Caicos islands. (MOD via AP)

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Hurricane Irma Florida
Debris from Hurricane Irma lays on the side of the Overseas Highway in Islamorda in the Florida Keys on Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, as Hurricane Irma passes. (Charles Trainor Jr/Miami Herald via AP)

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Hurricane Irma
Karyn Chapman cleans up debris in front of her destroyed home in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in the Naples Estates mobile home park, in Naples, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Gerald Herbert

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Hurricane Irma
Jean Chatelier gets a ride from a passing motorist after walking through a flooded street from Hurricane Irma to retrieve his uniform from his house to return to work today at a supermarket in Fort Myers, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. Chatelier walked about a mile each way in knee-high water as a Publix supermarket was planning on reopening to the public today. "I want to go back to work. I want to help," said Chatelier. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

David Goldman

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Hurricane Irma
Jean Chatelier gets a ride from a passing motorist after walking through a flooded street from Hurricane Irma to retrieve his uniform from his house to return to work today at a supermarket in Fort Myers, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. Chatelier walked about a mile each way in knee-high water as a Publix supermarket was planning on reopening to the public today. "I want to go back to work. I want to help," said Chatelier. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

David Goldman

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Hurricane Irma
Karyn Chapman in the Naples Estates mobile home park, cleans up debris in front of her destroyed home, in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, which passed through Sunday, in Naples, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Gerald Herbert

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Hurricane Irma
Pierre Ghantos, rear, and his son Nathan paddle though their flooded neighborhood in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in Fort Myers, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

David Goldman

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Hurricane Irma
People line up for the announced opening of a Publix grocery store, the first food chain to re-open in Naples, in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, which passed through Sunday, in Naples, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. The store could not open its doors on time because they were trying to get the cash registers online. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Gerald Herbert

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Hurricane Irma
Jean Chatelier walks through a flooded street from Hurricane Irma after retrieving his uniform from his house to return to work today at a supermarket in Fort Myers, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. Chatelier walked about a mile each way in knee-high water as a Publix supermarket was planning on reopening to the public today. "I want to go back to work. I want to help," said Chatelier. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

David Goldman

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Hurricane Irma
Pierre Ghantos, left, and his son Nathan paddle though their flooded neighborhood in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in Fort Myers, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

David Goldman

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Hurricane Irma
A view of the Florida Keys during the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

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Hurricane Irma
A view of the Florida Keys during the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

Matt McClain

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Hurricane Irma
A view of the Florida Keys during the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

Matt McClain

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Hurricane Irma
Damaged houses are shown in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, in the Florida Keys. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

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Hurricane Irma
Debris lies on the ground of a gas station in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, in the Florida Keys. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

Matt McClain

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Hurricane Irma
A tree rests on a home after Hurricane Irma passed through Estero, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (Nicole Raucheisen/Naples Daily News via AP)

Nicole Raucheisen

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Hurricane Irma
Debris lies on the gound after Hurricane Irma passed through Bonita Springs, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (Nicole Raucheisen/Naples Daily News via AP)

Nicole Raucheisen

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Hurricane Irma
Gov. Rick Scott flies over Jacksonville, Fla., in a military helicopter as he looks at damage to the downtown area during the aftermath of Hurricane Irma on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, (AP Photo/John Raoux)

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Irma Sports
FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2017, file photo, National Guard amphibious vehicles stage at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla., as Hurricane Irma continues to churn towards the state. There will be football in Tampa this weekend, and the Buccaneers will finally get to start a season delayed by Hurricane Irma's wrath. The Bucs announced that they will be able to host the Chicago Bears on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017 at Raymond James Stadium.(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

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The roof of a Sunoco gas station is destroyed after Hurricane Irma in Bonita Springs, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (Nicole Raucheisen/Naples Daily News via AP)

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A cyclist rides past the iconic Everglades Wonder Gardens sign that damaged by Hurricane Irma in downtown Bonita Springs, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (Nicole Raucheisen/Naples Daily News via AP)

Nicole Raucheisen

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A cyclist passes a flooded street caused by Hurricane Irma in Bonita Springs, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (Nicole Raucheisen/Naples Daily News via AP)

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St Martin Hurricane Irma
This Monday, Sept. 11, 2017 photo shows storm damage in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in the Cole Bay community of St. Martin. Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (AP Photo/Joel Antonio Colon)

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St Martin Hurricane Irma
This Monday, Sept. 11, 2017 photo shows storm damage in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in the Cole Bay community of St. Martin. Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (AP Photo/Joel Antonio Colon)

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St Martin Hurricane Irma
Lissette Echavarria holds Oliver, an abandoned dog she rescued, in the Cole Bay community in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, in St. Martin, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. Hundreds of people across an island shared by Dutch St. Martin and French St. Martin are trying to rebuild the lives they had before it was pummeled by a Category 5 storm. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

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St Martin Hurricane Irma
Men remove debris off a road in the Cole Bay community in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, in St. Martin, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. Hundreds of people across an island shared by Dutch St. Martin and French St. Martin are trying to rebuild the lives they had before it was pummeled by a Category 5 storm. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

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St. Martin Huricane Irma
A woman carries a dog at a checkpoint, after the passage of Hurricane Irma, at the Princes Juliana International Airport in Phillipsburg, St. Martin, Monday, September 11, 2017. Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

Carlos Giusti

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St. Martin Huricane Irma
Boats and homes lay wrecked after the passage of Hurricane Irma, in Phillipsburg, St. Martin, Monday, September 11, 2017. Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

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St. Martin Huricane Irma
Homes and cars stand wrecked after the passage of Hurricane Irma, in Phillipsburg, St. Martin, Monday, September 11, 2017. Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

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St. Martin Huricane Irma
The hills look bare of greenery as boats and homes lay wrecked after the passage of Hurricane Irma, in Phillipsburg, St. Martin, Monday, September 11, 2017. Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

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St. Martin Huricane Irma
Juan Antonio Higuey, right, shows his destroyed home at Cold Bay community after the passage of Hurricane Irma, in St. Martin, Monday, September 11, 2017. Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

Carlos Giusti

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St. Martin Huricane Irma
A car lays wrecked on its side after the passage of Hurricane Irma, in Philipsburg, St. Martin, Monday, September 11, 2017. Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

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St. Martin Huricane Irma
A boy poses for the camera in the Cold Bay community, where the passage of Hurricane Irma affected several homes in St. Martin, Monday, September 11, 2017. Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

Carlos Giusti

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St. Martin Huricane Irma
A damaged hotel stands after the passage of Hurricane Irma, close to the airport, in Phillipsburg, St. Martin, Monday, September 11, 2017. Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

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