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Irene hits the Jersey coast, Pennsylvania
Posted on Sat, Aug 27, 2011
Irene's damaging rain and winds swept into South Jersey and Southeastern Pennsylvania on Saturday, leading Philadelphia officials to declare a state of emergency for the first time since 1986. Here are photos of the hurricane and the aftermath.
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