Peter Gavett pressure washes the hull of a pleasure boat he hauled out of the water at Brewer Marine as a precaution before the arrival of Hurricane Irene, Thursday, Aug. 25, 2011, in Freeport, Maine.... more 
Peter Gavett pressure washes the hull of a pleasure boat he hauled out of the water at Brewer Marine as a precaution before the arrival of Hurricane Irene, Thursday, Aug. 25, 2011, in Freeport, Maine. The Maine Emergency Management Agency urged boaters were to secure their vessels, and the state's lobstermen began moving their fishing gear farther offshore to avoid damage. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Robert F. Bukaty
Thu, Aug 25, 2011 3:10 PM EDT