One of the world’s greatest cities, New York, is preparing itself for a visit from one of the year’s greatest storms, Hurricane Sandy. We wish all our fans from those parts the best of luck and if you snap some cool pix, please send them to us.

Preparing For Hurricane Sandy

NOAA handout image of Hurricane Sandy. NASA/REUTERS

Preparing For Hurricane Sandy

Clouds move over the Manhattan skyline in New York. KEITH BEDFORD/REUTERS

Preparing For Hurricane Sandy

A warning sign about potential service changes due to Hurricane Sandy is seen at the Seventh Avenue subway station in New York. KEITH BEDFORD/REUTERS

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Virginia National Guard Soldiers performs maintenance on their vehicles as they prepare for possible recovery operations in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. NASA/REUTERS

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Soldiers conduct chain saw refresher training, outside the Fredericksburg readiness center in Virginia. NASA/REUTERS

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Woman walks towards parked bulldozer used to build up sand barrier ahead of Hurricane Sandy on Plum Island in Newbury. JESSICA RINALDI/REUTERS

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An empty shelf where generators were for sale is seen at the Home Depot in Somerville. JESSICA RINALDI/REUTERS

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Shelves that stock generators sit empty as people prepare for Hurricane Sandy at Lowe's hardware store in Virginia Beach. RICH-JOSEPH FACUN/REUTERS

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Ed Morrissey boards up a friend's house prior to Hurricane Sandy in Milford. MICHELLE MCLOUGHLIN/REUTERS

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Guard personnel prepare for possible recovery operations from Hurricane Sandy at the Virginia National Guard Joint Operations Center in Sandston. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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A crew works to board-up a business against Hurricane Sandy in Ocean City, New Jersey. TOM MIHALEK/REUTERS

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Storm waves from Hurricane Sandy in Ocean City, New Jersey. TOM MIHALEK/REUTERS

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Cynthia Gomillion, a staff member, directs customers to open registers at the Fairway super market in New York. KEITH BEDFORD/REUTERS

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Customers wait in line to buy groceries at the Fairway super market in New York. KEITH BEDFORD/REUTERS

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Three young women take photos of each other while watching the storm waves from Hurricane Sandy in Ocean City, New Jersey.. TOM MIHALEK/REUTERS

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Shelves sit half stocked with bottled water at the Fairway super market in New York. KEITH BEDFORD/REUTERS

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Two pedestrians pass a business that has been boarded up with a message for Hurricane Sandy in Ocean City, New Jersey. TOM MIHALEK/REUTERS

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People make sand bags to protect a business they work at on the boardwalk, from Hurricane Sandy, in Ocean City. TOM MIHALEK/REUTERS

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People take photos of storm waves from Hurricane Sandy in Ocean City. TOM MIHALEK/REUTERS

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A woman drags a basket full of bottled water down 7th Ave in New York. CARLO ALLEGRI/REUTERS

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Fishermen Lee, Yap, and Chew stand on top of rocks to surf cast in waves kicked up by Hurricane Sandy in Montauk. LUCAS JACKSON/REUTERS

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Donna Kile shields herself as high winds and heavy rain from Hurricane Sandy begin to arrive in Portsmouth. RICH-JOSEPH FACUN/REUTERS

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Anderson paints a sign before putting it on windows of Sloppy Tuna restaurant in preparation for Hurricane Sandy in Montauk. LUCAS JACKSON/REUTERS

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Shoppers line up to get into a Trader Joe's supermarket in New York. CARLO ALLEGRI/REUTERS

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Utility crews from the southeast gather at a staging area in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. STEVE NESIUS/REUTERS

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A parks officer stops a biker from riding along the boardwalk after closing it in Coney Island in New York. KEITH BEDFORD/REUTERS

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A New York City subway train enters the Coney Island station prior to a total subway shutdown in New York. KEITH BEDFORD/REUTERS

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A boy sits in a New York City subway train as it enters the Coney Island station prior to a total subway shutdown in New York. KEITH BEDFORD/REUTERS

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People gather sand bags at the Belle Harbor section of Rockaway beach in the Queens borough of New York. SHANNON STAPLETON/REUTERS

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A note indicates a lack of gas at a gas station in Westport. MICHELLE MCLOUGHLIN/REUTERS

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People walk past the subway at Whitehall Station ahead of a mandatory shutdown the the subway system at 7pm in New York. CARLO ALLEGRI/REUTERS

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Workers place sandbags outside the MTA headquarters which is located in a vulnerable part of New York. CARLO ALLEGRI/REUTERS

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Con Edison workers use sandbags to cover up power vaults in New York. CARLO ALLEGRI/REUTERS

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Jerry McKay grabs a hold of a winter line as he works to help secure a houseboat in preparation for Hurricane Sandy in Gloucester. JESSICA RINALDI/REUTERS

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A house on Atlantic Avenue bears a message reflecting the owner's sentiments about the previous hurricane and the approaching Hurricane Sandy in Margate. TOM MIHALEK/REUTERS

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Clouds are seen above skyscrapers in lower New York. CARLO ALLEGRI/REUTERS

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The back entrance to the New York Stock Exchange is surrounded by sand bags in New York. CARLO ALLEGRI/REUTERS

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A chef and maintenance worker pulls a pallet loaded with sandbags across the boardwalk to a restaurant entrance for protection from Hurricane Sandy as it approaches Atlantic City. TOM MIHALEK/REUTERS

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Incoming waves from the Atlantic Ocean reach the boardwalk as spectators walk along the path in Ocean City, Maryland. KEVIN LAMARQUE/REUTERS

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New York Army National Guard Soldiers assigned to the 206th Military Police Company prepare to move out on a road march as part of the New York State response to Hurricane Sandy in this handout photo. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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A worker steadies the bow of a boat prior to its removal from the water for safekeeping at Ponquogue Marine Basin in preparation for the arrival of Hurricane Sandy in Hampton Bays. LUCAS JACKSON/REUTERS

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A man photographs his girlfriend as she jumps in front of the cloud-shrouded skyline of New York's Lower Manhattan along the Hudson River in Weehawken, New Jersey. GARY HERSHORN/REUTERS

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Workers place sandbags outside the Exchange Place path station, located in a vulnerable part of New Jersey. EDUARDO MUNOZ/REUTERS

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Gray skies hover over the skyline of New York's Lower Manhattan as a cruise ship sails from its port on the Hudson River as seen from Weehawken, New Jersey. GARY HERSHORN/REUTERS

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People drive at lower Manhattan in New York. EDUARDO MUNOZ/REUTERS

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People pull their luggage at Times Square as Hurricane Sandy approaches New York. EDUARDO MUNOZ/REUTERS

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Caution tape covers the entrance to the Times Square Subway Station in New York. BRENDAN MCDERMID/REUTERS

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New York City Police officers stand guard outside the Times Square Subway station after the trains had been shut down New York. BRENDAN MCDERMID/REUTERS

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Surfer rushes to board one of the final subway trains at Penn Station in New York. BRENDAN MCDERMID/REUTERS

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Police make a final sweep of the subway at Times Square in New York. CARLO ALLEGRI/REUTERS

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A Metropolitan Transportation Authority employee tapes off the turnstiles to bar access to the subway in New York. CARLO ALLEGRI/REUTERS

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A woman and child walk through an aisle, emptied in preparation for Hurricane Sandy, in a Wal-Mart store in Riverhead. LUCAS JACKSON/REUTERS

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A man takes pictures near Beach 122nd street in the Queens borough of New York. SHANNON STAPLETON/REUTERS

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A man walks by a boarded up storefront in the Rockaways section of the Queens borough of New York. SHANNON STAPLETON/REUTERS

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Rising waters break the banks at Battery Park as Hurricane Sandy makes its approach in New York. ANDREW KELLY/REUTERS

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A man watches the rising tides in Battery Park as Hurricane Sandy makes its approach in New York. ANDREW KELLY/REUTERS

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Hurricane Sandy is seen on the east coast of the United States in this NASA handout satellite image taken at 0715 GMT. NASA/REUTERS

Oct 29, 2012