"My name is Jonas." Many will remember the song by Weezer, the Californian alternative rock band led by Rivers Cuomo.

In 2016, nearly 22 years after the tune's original release, the storm introduced itself. Fortunately for many hardcore surfers on the East Coast of the USA, Winter Storm Jonas brought some of the best waves of their lives.

From Florida to New York, the East was the place to be.

Dimitri Maramenides, the founder and owner of Epic Kites, rode his kite a few hours before Hurricane Florence hit the East Coast of the United States.

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