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USA: Locals brace for impact as Hurricane Dorian approaches02:21

USA: Locals brace for impact as Hurricane Dorian approaches

United States, Daytona Beach
August 29, 2019 at 02:59 GMT +00:00 · Published

Locals and businesses were making preparations for the approaching Hurricane Dorian in Florida's Daytona Beach on Wednesday.

An employee at a local Home Deport explained that the hardware store was "out of generators, batteries, gas cans and plywood."

A local man was seen outside loading plywood boards into his vehicle, with which he intends to board up his windows to protect them from damage.

At a nearby Publix supermarket, employees explained how they were close to running out of water, and that "canned foods are number one. I worked here today and a lot of people were getting canned foods along with the water."

Hurricane Dorian is expected make landfall on the continental United States as a category 3 hurricane over the weekend.

USA: Locals brace for impact as Hurricane Dorian approaches02:21
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Locals and businesses were making preparations for the approaching Hurricane Dorian in Florida's Daytona Beach on Wednesday.

An employee at a local Home Deport explained that the hardware store was "out of generators, batteries, gas cans and plywood."

A local man was seen outside loading plywood boards into his vehicle, with which he intends to board up his windows to protect them from damage.

At a nearby Publix supermarket, employees explained how they were close to running out of water, and that "canned foods are number one. I worked here today and a lot of people were getting canned foods along with the water."

Hurricane Dorian is expected make landfall on the continental United States as a category 3 hurricane over the weekend.

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