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Hurricane Irene's flooding and destruction

Private Joel Hernandez and Corporal Kevin Munoz direct cars away from Lexington Avenue Armory during Hurricane Irene to keep the area accessible to emergency and military traffic in New York City on Aug. 27.

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Directing traffic in a hurricane

Pvt. Joel Hernandez and Cpl. Kevin Munoz direct cars away from the Lexington Avenue Armory in New York City on Aug. 27 during the storm to keep the area accessible to emergency and military traffic.