Editors from Cleveland Heights Patch, Beachwood Patch and Avon Lake Patch stopped by Shaker Lakes, the Cleveland Lakefront State Park and Veterans Park to see how Hurricane Sandy was impacting our local waters.
Waves crashed on the rocks and seagulls huddled on the ground as the winds became stronger late Monday afternoon.
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The hurricane is expected to bring strong winds to all of Northeast Ohio for a roughly 24-hour period beginning this evening.
More coverage: Hurricane Sandy in Northeast Ohio