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Preparing for Hurricane Andrew


West Palm Beach, Aug. 22, 1992: Customers were buying bottled water as fast as Ray Launiere could unpack cases of it at Publix on Southern Blvd. (Palm Beach Post staff file photo)


Delray Beach, Aug. 23, 1992: Northbound traffic on I-95 was bumper-to-bumper while southbound lanes were nearly empty as people were evacuated from the path of Hurricane Andrew. (Palm Beach Post staff file photo)


West Palm Beach, Aug. 22, 1992: Publix shoppers stock up on canned goods. (Palm Beach Post staff file photo)


Boca Raton, Aug. 23, 1992: Boats were secured in a canal as Hurricane Andrew approached. (Palm Beach Post staff file photo)


Aug. 23, 1992: People wait in line to fill their tanks at a propane station in Atlantis Plaza on Lantana Road. (Palm Beach Post staff file photo)

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Posted in Flashback blog August 22, 2012 at 11:17 am.

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