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Hurricane Elena #545983

NBC Evening News for Monday, Sep 02, 1985
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(Studio) Hurricane Elena reported hitting gulf coastal regions today; details given, illustration shown.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Biloxi, Mississippi) Storm's impact on Mississippi coast examined; scenes shown. [EVACUEE - fears loss of house ] S.P. Lee's loss mentioned. [County supervisor Bobby ELUTERIAS - notes town has rebuilt before.]
REPORTER: Peter Kent

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Mobile, Alabama) Hurricane's impact on Florida and Alabama discussed; scenes shown. Florida Governor Robert Graham mentioned. [Paul SANDAGGER, Carroll DeCAMBRY - react to damage.]
REPORTER: Robert Hager

(New Orleans, Louisiana) Damage in Louisiana from storm examined; scenes shown. [EVACUEE - describes series of evacuations.] [Tom and Arlita COTTON - comment.]
REPORTER: Dennis Murphy

(Studio) No. evacuated in Florida, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana listed on screen, discussed.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Coral Gables, Florida) Hurricane Elena's unusually erratic behavior and dangers involved reviewed; map shown. [National Hurricane Center director Dr. Neil FRANK - discusses significance of evacuation notices.] Hurricane mentioned downgraded to tropical storm.
REPORTER: Robert Bazell

Reporter(s):
Bazell, Robert;
Hager, Robert;
Kent, Peter;
Mudd, Roger;
Murphy, Dennis
Duration:
00:07:50

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