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Hurricane Alex / Texas / Oil Spill #969072

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 30, 2010
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(New Orleans: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(South Padre Island, Texas: Reynolds Wolf) The approach of Hurricane Alex to Texas featured; inset weather map & video of wind & rain on South Padre Island shown.

(New Orleans: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Studio: Chad Myers) The characteristics of Alex & its impact on the Gulf of Mexico, including the oil area & how many days it will be before the weather settles down so cleanup & drilling can resume, reviewed; weather maps shown.

(New Orleans: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Studio: Tom Foreman) The effect of Alex on the oil area reviewed; diagram of the oil drilling shown. The timetable for the relief well drilling, how this is dicey underwater work & the theory that the oil should be contained when the relief well reaches its target discussed.

Cooper, Anderson;
Wolf, Reynolds;
Myers, Chad;
Foreman, Tom

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