A woman cries out in front of her flooded house caused by heavy rains from Hurricane Sandy in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on Oct. 25. Hurricane Sandy rumbled across mountainous eastern Cuba and headed toward the Bahamas on Thursday as a Category 2 storm, bringing heavy rains and blistering winds. (Dieu Nalio Chery/Associated Press)
MANTOLOKING, NJ - OCTOBER 31: Destroyed homes are seen at the end of a bridge wrecked by flooding from Hurricane Sandy on October 31, 2012 in Mantoloking, New Jersey. At least 50 people were reportedly killed in the U.S. by Sandy with New Jersey suffering massive damage and power outages. Photo: Mario Tama, Getty Images / 2012 Getty Images
In this image taken by NOAA's GOES East on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, Hurricane Sandy is seen on the East Coast of the United States. Sandy weakened briefly to a tropical storm Saturday but was soon back up to Category 1 strength, packing 75 mph winds.