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Oct. 15, 2010, 9:22 a.m.
Fishermen try to secure a boat before the arrival of Hurricane Paula to Mexico's Yucatan peninsula on Oct. 12.

Photo: Israel Leal/AP

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Hurricane Paula

Fishermen try to secure a boat on Oct. 12 before the arrival of Hurricane Paula to Mexico's Yucatan peninsula.

Paula formed the day before off the coast of Honduras and quickly intensified into a hurricane.