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Hurricane Rita / Texas, Louisiana #803850

FNC Evening News for Friday, Sep 23, 2005
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(Port Arthur: Shepard Smith) Report introduced.

(Austin: Steve Brown) Preparations by Texas emergency management officials in anticipation of Hurricane Rita featured; scenes shown from an underground bunker where state officials are staging their response. [Texas Governor Rick PERRY†- comments on the evacuation process.]

(Port Arthur: Shepard Smith) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: William La Jeunesse) The importance of a network of buoys in the Gulf Coast that give scientists real-time wind & wave data to track hurricanes featured; details given of the potential dangers posed by waves to oil platforms in the Gulf. [Texas A&M University professor Jun ZHANG†- describes the buoy system.]

Reporter(s):
Smith, Shepard;
Brown, Steve;
Jeunesse, William La
Duration:
00:04:30

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