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Hurricane Elena #545601

NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 30, 1985
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(Studio) Hurricane Elena's current location off gulf coast of Florida reported; scenes shown. State's preparations for storm's arrival described.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Coral Gables, Florida) Storm's present location and strength examined, discussed; satellite photos shown. National Hurricane Center director Dr. Neil Frank's assessment of hurricane mentioned.
REPORTER: Robert Bazell, Roger Mudd

(Pensacola, Florida) Region's preparation for hurricane's arrival examined; scenes shown. No. evacuated so far mentioned. [PEOPLE - comment on leaving.]
REPORTER: Dennis Murphy

(Studio) No. major hurricanes hitting gulf coast in past years with resulting damage and death tolls recalled, named. Hurricane Camille said catalyst to federal government's modernization of its warning system.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Studio) Item recapped at end of broadcast
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Mudd, Roger;
Murphy, Dennis;
Bazell, Robert

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