North Carolina transportation officials planning for the arrival of Hurricane Irene say they are prepared for damage to the main highway and bridge serving the Outer Banks.
Hurricane Irene could be a Category 3 storm as it impacts Eastern Carolina. A hurricane of that intensity can cause widespread death and destruction. Click full story to read more about each category of hurricane.
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