Debris on Staten Island
Wood and other debris slams onto the shore of Staten Island, N.Y., as Hurricane Sandy approaches in New York Harbor, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012.
Waves crash ashore near the Verrazano Bridge in Brooklyn, N.Y., ahead of Hurricane Sandy's landfall on Monday, Oct. 29, 2012.
Jennette's Pier, North Carolina
Waves from Hurricane Sandy pound Jennette's Pier in Nags Head, N.C.
Nags Head Waves
A brave slicker-wearing soul photographs waves churned up by Hurricane Sandy in Nags Head, N.C.
Gusty winds create chaos in the Atlantic, shown in this image taken from Rye, N.H.
More Rough Seas
Rough seas seen here on Oct. 29, 2012, from Rye, N.H., as Hurricane Sandy moves up the East Coast.
Hurricane Sandy's winds pulled off the front of this four-floor apartment building in New York City on Eighth Avenue between 14th and 15th streets.
Damage from Hurricane Sandy in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Monday, Oct. 29, 2012.
Waves crash ashore as Hurricane Sandy pushes ashore. This photo was taken in the evening of Monday, Oct. 29, in New York City.
The Hudson River overflows in New York City on Oct. 29, 2012.