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Catalina Island suffers significant damage from Hurricane Marie waves
Catalina Island suffers significant damage from Hurricane Marie waves

Catalina Island was cleaning up Thursday, a day after waves from Hurricane Marie caused significant damage. Estimates of costs from the damage were not immediately available. Waves tore through the boatyard at Pebbly Beach on the east end of the island, upending boats and scattering lumber across the area.  Some of the wood apparently floated into Avalon Harbor, where it smashed into moorings and pilings, according to Los Angeles County harbor officials. "We've got large pieces of lumber floating around pilings," said Orne Carstarphen of the Avalon Harbor Patrol. "There's a lot of hazards and number of moorings that have been damaged." He said...

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