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Hurricane Fran / The Carolinas #614853

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 05, 1996
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) The approach of Hurricane Fran to the South Carolina coast line reported; weather map shown.

(Myrtle Beach: Bob Dotson) The impact of the storm on Myrtle Beach, SC, featured; scenes shown of the high tides and wind. [RESIDENTS, meteorologist Joe WITTE, North Carolina Governor Jim HUNT, Myrtle Beach city manager Tom LEACH - comment on the storm.]

(Wilmington, North Carolina: Fredricka Whitfield) Preparations in Wilmington, North Carolina, for the hurricane featured; scenes shown.

(Charleston, SC: Mike Boettcher) Preparations in Charleston, SC, for Fran and devastation from Hurricane Hugo in '89 reviewed; scenes shown of the destruction. [RESIDENTS, Captain Dean SMITH - comment on Hugo and the coming Hurricane Fran.]

Reporter(s):
Boettcher, Mike;
Brokaw, Tom;
Dotson, Bob;
Whitfield, Fredricka
Duration:
00:06:40

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