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A man attempts to drive his car through a flooded street, after the passage of Hurricane Alex, in Matamoros, Tamaulipas State, on July 1, 2010. Alex, the first hurricane of the Atlantic season, weakened across northeast Mexico as it neared high mountains on Thursday, after disrupting oil clean-up operations in the Gulf of Mexico. Alex was downgraded to a tropical storm after roaring ashore late Wednesday as a Category Two hurricane slightly south of the eastern US-Mexico border. AFP PHOTO/Adrian del Angel (Photo credit should read LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)
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A man attempts to drive his car through a flooded street, after the passage of Hurricane Alex, in Matamoros, Tamaulipas State, on July 1, 2010. Alex, the first hurricane of the Atlantic season, weakened across northeast Mexico as it neared high mountains on Thursday, after disrupting oil clean-up operations in the Gulf of Mexico. Alex was downgraded to a tropical storm after roaring ashore late Wednesday as a Category Two hurricane slightly south of the eastern US-Mexico border. AFP PHOTO/Adrian del Angel (Photo credit should read LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)
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