Superstorm Sandy hits N.J. coast - Article Photos 6/115

A surfer rides a wave at the Virginia Beach Fishing Pier at 15th Street, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, in Virginia Beach, Va. Large waves were created as Hurricane Sandy continued on its path Monday, forcing the shutdown of mass transit, schools and financial markets, sending coastal residents fleeing for higher ground, and threatening a dangerous mix of high winds and soaking rain. (AP Photo/The Virginian-Pilot, L. Todd Spencer) MAGS OUT ORG XMIT: VANOV402