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  1. Maria, again a hurricane, swirls over beaches in North CarolinaRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 27 | Texarkana Gazette

    Maria regained strength and became a hurricane again Wednesday, pushing water over both sides of North Carolina's Outer Banks and taking its time to slowly turn away from the U.S. Atlantic coast. No injuries have been reported, but the surge of ocean water washed over eroded beaches, flooding properties and state Highway 12, the only road through the narrow barrier islands of Hatteras and Ocracoke.

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  2. Aid lags as suffering continues in Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... beaches, flooding properties and state Highway 12, the only road through the narrow barrier islands of Hatteras and Ocracoke. No ferries were moving, cutting off access to Ocracoke, and with the highway flooded at high tide, any travel on Hatteras ...

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  3. Maria, again a hurricane, swirls over North Carolina beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... beaches, flooding properties and state Highway 12, the only road through the narrow barrier islands of Hatteras and Ocracoke. No ferries were moving, cutting off access to Ocracoke, and with parts of the highway flooded even at low tide, any travel ...

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  4. The Latest: Maria, a hurricane again, lashes North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | Daily Journal

    ... (370 kilometers) from the center, covering the water on both sides of the narrow barrier islands of Hatteras and Ocracoke. Maria's forward speed is just 6 mph (9 kph), so the storm is taking its time to swing north and away from the U.S. Atlantic ...

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  5. 'Luminous Island' launch Oct. 1 at WrightsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | StarNewsOnline.com

    Quick reminder: A book launch for the 10th anniversary edition of "Wrightsville Beach: The Luminous Island" will be from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 1, at the Wrightsville Beach Museum of History, 303 W. Salisbury St. Author Ray McAllister will be on hand to chat with visitors and sign copies. The longtime Richmond News-Dispatch columnist has written a number of books about North Carolina's coastal communities, including "Topsail Beach: Mayberry by the Sea," "Hatteras Island" and "Ocracoke."

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  6. Maria a hurricane againRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | Castanet.net

    Maria regained strength and became a hurricane again Wednesday, pushing water over both sides of North Carolina's Outer Banks and taking its time to slowly turn away from the U.S. Atlantic coast. No injuries have been reported, but the surge of ocean water washed over eroded beaches, flooding properties and state Highway 12, the only road through the narrow barrier islands of Hatteras and Ocracoke.

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  7. Maria, again a hurricane, swirls over NC beaches Updated Sep 27, 2017 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | Burlington Times News

    Maria regained strength and became a hurricane again Wednesday, pushing water over both sides of North Carolina's Outer Banks and taking its time to slowly turn away from the U.S. Atlantic coast. No injuries have been reported, but the surge of ocean water washed over eroded beaches, flooding properties and state Highway 12, the only road through the narrow barrier islands of Hatteras and Ocracoke.

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  8. Maria Is Upgraded to a Hurricane Again as the Storm Lingers Near North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | Time

    ... (370 kilometers) from the center, covering the water on both sides of the narrow barrier islands of Hatteras and Ocracoke. Maria's forward speed is just 6 mph (9 kph), so the storm is taking its time to swing north and away from the U.S. ...

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  9. Maria, a hurricane once more, lashes North CarolinaRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 27 | New York Post

    ... remains offshore, but its gusts extend out 230 miles and are battering the state's barrier islands of Hatteras and Ocracoke. It is expected to head north and move away from the US, but is taking its time - moving at just 6 miles per hour.

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  10. Maria back to hurricane strength off North Carolina's coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | The Belfast Telegraph

    The centre of Hurricane Maria is about 165 miles off Cape Hatteras, and hurricane-force winds remain offshore, extending outward up to 105 miles. But tropical storm-force winds extend for as much as 230 miles from the centre, covering the water on both sides of the narrow barrier islands of Hatteras and Ocracoke.

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  11. The Latest: Winds and storm surge lash Outer BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    ... were suspended Wednesday because of the storm conditions. Officials estimate more than 10,000 visitors evacuated Ocracoke and Hatteras islands. Some of the most fragile islands in the continental United States are preparing for the latest strike ...

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  12. North Carolina latest to suffer in 2017 hurricane seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    ... more than 10,000 visitors to leave their beach vacations on the North Carolina barrier islands of Hatteras and Ocracoke. On Tuesday, water was already punching through dunes and under homes built several feet above the ground. The evacuation orders ...

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  13. North Carolina latest to suffer in 2017 hurricane season Read Story Ben Finley, ApRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... 12 except for residents and reporters. Evacuations remained in place for visitors on the islands of Hatteras and Ocracoke. As the winds picked up, waves crashed up to and beyond ocean-front homes on the stretch of road between the communities of ...

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  14. Maria UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | Ocracoke Journal

    ... and more comprehensive news, especially about storms and hurricanes. We hope you will follow them all. This month's Ocracoke Newsletter highlights several noteworthy staircases in historic island homes. To read the newsletter, and see photos, click ...

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  15. Maria bringing high wind and surf to the Outer BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... e tropical storms high winds. However, the bigger damage from the storm seems to be to the south. Both Hatteras and Ocracoke Islands already issued mandatory visitor evacuations . Road crews worked to stop the overwash on Route 12 in Rodanthe.

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  16. Tropical Storm Maria could bring life-threatening storm surge to Outer BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | WRAL.com

    The storm's powerful winds were kicking up the surf and causing flooding along roads close to the shore on Tuesday evening and things are expected to get worse overnight. A storm surge of as much as 4 feet is expected, particularly around Hatteras and Ocracoke Islands, and emergency officials said those levels are potentially life-threatening.

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  17. Maria empties Carolina coast; millions suffer in Puerto RicoRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 26 | Washington Times

    ... Carolina coast, from Bogue Inlet to the Virginia border, and the hurricane center warned of a storm surge from Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Hatteras. In North Carolina, officials estimated more than 10,000 visitors complied with evacuation orders for ...

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  18. Visitors abandon vacations as Maria churns near Carolinasabout 1 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | Philly.com

    A boy plays on the beach at Ocracoke Island on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Thousands of visitors were leaving the area as Hurricane Maria approached Tuesday.

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  19. The Latest: More than 10,000 flee Outer banks ahead of MariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... Hyde County officials said Monday they thought about 700 visitors would leave because of the evacuation ordered for Ocracoke Island. Ocracoke has a population of about 1,000 residents. North Carolina's Outer Banks are bracing for the effects of ...

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  20. Tropical Storm Warning continues for Outer BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | NBC12

    ... into a portion of eastern North Carolina, but will not make landfall. Mandatory evacuations have been issued for Ocracoke and Hatteras islands. A Tropical Storm Warning has been issued for the entire Outer Banks. "Direct impacts from the storm ...

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