John Helf, of Peconic, New York, holds up traffic as his boat is lifted from the bay to safer ground at Albertson Marine in preparation of Hurricane Irene at Southold, N.Y., on Long Island, Saturday, ... more 
John Helf, of Peconic, New York, holds up traffic as his boat is lifted from the bay to safer ground at Albertson Marine in preparation of Hurricane Irene at Southold, N.Y., on Long Island, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011. Hundreds of boats were moved from the water in advance of the storm. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Charles Krupa
Sat, Aug 27, 2011 2:05 PM EDT