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Prudencio Ortiz Aguayo and his daughter Laiza Ortiz board up his home in Maunabo, Puerto Rico, on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, in preparation for the arrival of Tropical Storm Dorian. The storm is expected to slam into the Virgin Islands and northeastern Puerto Rico on Wednesday. (Erika P. Rodriguez/The New York Times)

Prudencio Ortiz Aguayo and his daughter Laiza Ortiz board up his home in Maunabo, Puerto Rico, on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, in preparation for the arrival of Tropical Storm Dorian. The storm is expected to slam into the Virgin Islands and northeastern Puerto Rico on Wednesday. (Erika P. Rodriguez/The New York Times)