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Evacuation ordered for island on North Carolina's Outer Banks

...Charleston, S.C., and about 405 miles southwest of Cape Hatteras, N.C. It was moving north about 8 mph with maximum...sometime Thursday.The worst of the storm should occur at Cape Hatteras about dawn Friday, with 3 to 5 inches of rain and sustained...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-02/evacuation-ordered-island-nor
Charleston, Hatteras among national landmarks threatened by climate change, report says

...S.C. - Charleston's Historic District and the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse are among the national landmarks threatened...century ago noted rising sea levels were endangering the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse. The 4,800-ton lighthouse was moved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-20/charleston-hatteras-among-nat
Postcards give me an idea for my own vacation

...another shows the purported Mothman of West Virginia.The Oligs send two cards from North Carolina. One shows the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse. The other comes from the Wright Brothers National Memorial near Kitty Hawk. Last summer, they said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-08-06/postcards-give-me-idea-my-own
South Carolina scientists suggest raising coastline

...It's worse elsewhere.The U.S. Geological Survey reported last summer that in the 600-mile swath from Boston to Cape Hatteras, sea levels are rising much faster than in other areas around the globe. Since 1990, the sea level has risen almost...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-22/south-carolina-scientists-sug
Savannah River National Lab wins grant to explore wind power

...and support the development of an emerging industry that will provide clean electricity.The study area ranges from Cape Hatteras, N.C., to West Palm Beach, Fla. Estimates indicate the region has a potential 134 gigawatt wind resource in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-09-22/savannah-river-national-lab-
Captain uses boat to share area's history with visitors

...graffiti -- wholesome, of course -- left behind by Ivy League rowing teams that train here; even a replica of the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse. "It was actually a big tree," he said, gesturing toward the backyard oddity behind a Waters Edge home...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2009-05-03/captain-uses-b
From Augusta to Africa: part 2

...were meeting with disaster: One was destroyed by mines; another caught fire and sank; and a third capsized near Cape Hatteras. The skipper of Tubman's ship was running full speed, determined not to add his boat to the growing number of wrecked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2001-09-09/augusta-africa-part-2
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Georgia officials ready if oil seeps in

...oil were then moving up the East Coast.Experts say oil could be move from the Florida keys to North Carolina's Cape Hatteras in as little as two weeks.With the shape of the coast, any oil would likely bypass Georgia, he said."I think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2010-07-23/georgia-officials-ready-
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Florida finds itself recovering from powerful hurricane

...spokeswoman Minnette Velez said. At 11 a.m. EDT Tuesday, Wilma was centered about 570 miles east-northeast of Cape Hatteras, N.C. The system had weakened to a Category 2 storm with 105 mph sustained wind but was moving incredibly fast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/26/hur_15714.shtml
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Experts wait out Ophelia

...Saturday, Ophelia was centered about 230 miles east-southeast of Charleston and about 240 miles south-southwest of Cape Hatteras, N.C. It was drifting northeast at about 2 mph but was expected to head to the northwest today.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/11/met_1411.shtml
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