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Aug 25, 2011

Ocracoke Island: National Weather Service Confirms Hurricane Irene Touchdown in the Bahamas, Ocracoke Island Evacuated

Ocracoke  Island: National Weather Service Confirms Hurricane Irene Touchdown in the Bahamas, Ocracoke Island Evacuated
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Ocracoke Island has been evacuated ahead of Hurricane Irene as the National Weather Service confirms its touchdown in the Bahamas. Irene has intensitied while passing through the South Eastern Bahamas. As part of the hurricane preparedness plan and standard precaution of North Carolina, Governor Beverly Perdue has ordered the evacuation of visitors from Ocracoke Island.