Quote: Originally Posted by Jonathan_King
I have a great uncle in Dallas who had a beach house in Galveston. Ike completely destroyed the place.
I live 50 miles north of Galveston. Ike was bad, but I only had my fence knocked down and lost a lot of shingles off the roof. 50 miles is everything in a hurricane.
This is a before and after shot of when Hurricane Ike hit. Believe it or not, it is the same place in Galveston. Click on the pictures to enlarge them. The destruction is amazing.