Ismael Ramirez, left, drills a plywood board on a home in Ortley Beach, N.J., as his brother Jorge Ramirez holds the board up as the handymen work on boarding up a home for a New Jersey Shore resident... more 
Ismael Ramirez, left, drills a plywood board on a home in Ortley Beach, N.J., as his brother Jorge Ramirez holds the board up as the handymen work on boarding up a home for a New Jersey Shore resident in preparation for Hurricane Irene, Thursday, Aug. 25, 2011. Gov. Chris Christie asked New Jersey shore visitors to get out by midday Friday with Hurricane Irene poised to be a "serious, significant event" this weekend with flooding a threat across the entire state. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Julio Cortez
Thu, Aug 25, 2011 3:24 PM EDT