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You guys (and anyone else living in NC/Virginia/etc) have probably posted before about how close you are to the coast, I don't remember. You doing OK so far? I see the windspeeds are over 100 mph now. Take care and keep us posted!

Botch

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Hi Botch!

 

Thank you for asking. I appreciate it.

 

Raleigh is about a 2-hour drive from Wrightsville beach. We weren't affected by this storm except for some rain yesterday. The folks closer to the Northeastern part of the state are getting hit now. I don't know how it's going for them.

 

Take care!

 

Tom :cool:

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The Outer Banks, specifically Ocracoke and Hatteras, got it the worst. Weather's supposed to be beautiful here (Triangle area) tomorrow.

I'm headed to Beaufort/Morehead City this afternoon. I don't think they got hit too hard, just all the rain means more mosquitoes than usual...

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I'm heading out to Wilmington Sunday, it looks like the coast is clear, but you never know around here.

 

I've been at the beach a few times when I had to clear out, the most memorable being the time I was at Garden City, and HUGO was coming ashore. I got caught in the evacuation and it took me about 7 hours to do a what would have normally been a 4 hour drive.

 

So then I got home, thinking I'm safe, just as the sun was falling, and HUGO, came all the way inshore......and devastated Charlotte.

 

I couldn't believe it! There were trees down on almost every street in Charlotte, and probably about 70% of the telephone/power poles in Charlotte, snapped like twigs. It was bizarre.

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