(Worthy News) - Mandatory evacuations hit coastal areas from Florida to the Carolinas on Monday as Hurricane Dorian was expected to graze Florida and possibly strike Cape Hatteras, N.C.
As a Category 4 storm on Monday, Hurricane Dorian was pounding the Bahamas as it made its way towards the United States, forcing coastal areas to brace for impact while anticipating a northward turn to avoid a direct hit.
In North Carolina, tourists were ordered to leave the outlying barrier islands of the Cape Hatteras region by noon Tuesday, according to Dare County officials there; residents of the area were ordered to evacuate by 6 a.m. Wednesday. [ Source: UPI (Read More...) ]
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