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The island of St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands was among the worst hit by hurricane Irma. But even wind gusts of near 200 miles per hour and torrential rain could not prevent the local synagogue from holding Shabbat services.
Deutch, the Florida Democratic congressman, was sheltered in safe room at his in-laws’ house in the suburb of Boca Raton.
“It’s not like we weren’t prepared, but this was off the charts,” Rabbi Moishe Chanowitz said.
One rabbi said he is staying put until Miami-Dade County issues a mandatory evacuation. “The captain stays with the ship,” he said.