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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
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
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
Nautical charm only a part of lighthouses' lure

...anchored by 134-year-old Cape Hatteras light, once considered the most...town of Caswell Beach. Bodie, Cape Hatteras, Ocracoke and Cape Lookout belong...Four can be climbed - Currituck, Cape Hatteras, Cape Lookout and Bald Head Island...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/12/liv_428322.shtml
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First tropical storm of 2004 forms off Charleston

...Hurricane Center to extend the tropical storm warning from Cape Hatteras, N.C., to the South Santee River, north of Charleston. A tropical storm watch was extended from Cape Hatteras to Oregon Inlet, N.C., and remained in effect from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/02/met_424061.shtml
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Myrtle Beach residents, tourists hardly concerned with Isabel

...Cincinnati-native Peggy Wilcox said she's not at all worried about Isabel, which was about 600 miles south-southeast of Cape Hatteras, N.C., at 11 a.m. Tuesday. "I don't think it will come through here," said Wilcox, 51, who has no plans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/17/met_388367.shtml
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Across the southeast

...hurricane specialist Stacy Stewart said. On Sunday afternoon, the storm was centered about 900 miles southeast of Cape Hatteras, N.C. Commemorative items honor First Flight RALEIGH, N.C. -Custom engraved rifles, solid-gold watches...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/15/met_387720.shtml
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A look at the effects of Hurricane Isabel

...ashore Thursday. NORTH CAROLINA: Eye of hurricane moved across Outer Banks. Storm surge of 5 to 6 feet reported at Cape Hatteras. More than 300,000 without electricity; more than 8,400 people went to shelters. Gov. Mike Easley asked federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/19/nat_389169.shtml
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Across the Southeast

...N.C. - Divers have discovered more damage to the deteriorating hull of the Civil War ironclad USS Monitor off Cape Hatteras, but they don't know whether it was caused by underwater currents or fishing gear, the shipwreck's administrator...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/08/met_421456.shtml
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Isabel's winds push down houses, piers on Outer Banks

...Saturday. Surging tides that accompanied the storm when it came ashore with 100 mph winds Thursday reached near the famed Cape Hatteras Lighthouse and pulled entire houses back into the sea. In Dare County, which covers most of the Outer Banks, officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/20/nat_389451.shtml
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