Hurricane Wilma

Posted by downtowntrader | 10/28/2005 08:09:00 PM | 2 comments »

Here are a few pictures I took of what Hurricane Wilma left us in South Florida.

This tree is just being held in that position by sustained winds. It's a small tree, so I guess that's why it held up.

This is a construction trailer that rolled over twice before stopping on the electric post. Somehow, it didn't knock down the post.
I took this during the storm. The wind is holding the shutters away from the wall here.
Always get gas before a storm or you risk ending up in total mayhem after the storm.
This is an electrical post that just snapped near the bottom. I don't know how the post snapped and the tree right next to it managed to stay rooted.
This is another electrical post that fell over. It's amazing how strong the winds are to be able to knock down these kinds of objects that don't have huge wind fields.


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