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Hurricane Irene / East Coast / Perdue Interview #1000861

CNN Evening News for Friday, Aug 26, 2011
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Atlantic Beach, North Carolina: John Zarrella) The preparations in Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, as Hurricane Irene approaches the Carolina coast reviewed; scenes shown of wind and rain in the dark.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Studio: Chad Myers) The times for the landfall of the storm on the Carolina coast previewed; weather map shown.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live phone interview held with North Carolina Governor Bev Perdue about the storm. [PERDUE - says her state is ready as most of the tourists have left coastal Carolina with many citizens deciding to stay; states we are fully mobilized; urges people to be aware of the storm that will stay 10-12 hours.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina: David Mattingly) The wait for the storm to hit in Carolina and what those who stay have been told featured.

Cooper, Anderson;
Zarrella, John;
Myers, Chad;
Mattingly, David

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