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Southeast / Hurricane Bonnie #383308

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 24, 1998
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(Studio: Ed Bradley) Report introduced.

(Charleston, SC: Byron Pitts) Approach of Hurricane Bonnie toward the Southeast coast reported; wind speed given; watch from Savannah, Georgia to Virginia reported; deaths from hurricane-related riptides noted. [Charleston, SC, mayor Joseph RILEY, Junior - discusses responsibilities for residents.] [LIFEGUARDS - give storm advisory; describe recent rescues.]

(Studio: Ed Bradley) Report introduced.

(Miami: Brian Norcross) Strength, size, and predicted path of Hurricane Bonnie discussed.

(Studio: Ed Bradley) Report introduced.

(Melbourne, Florida: Jim Axelrod) Study of hurricanes featured; scenes shown from Florida of a hurricane study team. [SCIENTISTS - talk about being nervous about scouting flight; describe equipment.] [NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) mission scientist Ed ZIPSER - says that scientists don't understand hurricane intensification; wants to be able to target landfalls.]

Axelrod, Jim;
Bradley, Ed;
Norcross, Brian;
Pitts, Byron

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