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Purple flags fly on Saturday at Emerald Isle beaches

Purple and yellow flags fly on Saturday at Emerald Isle beaches.
Purple and yellow flags fly on Saturday at Emerald Isle beaches.(Town of Emerald Isle)
Published: Jul. 31, 2021 at 3:32 PM EDT
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EMERALD ISLE, N.C. (WITN) - Purple flags are flying in conjuntion with yellow flags along Emerald Isle on Saturday.

The Town of Emerald Isle said on Facebook the purple flags are flying on Saturday due to an “above normal presence of jellyfish in the water.”

July 31, 2021: 1:15 p.m. Update: Purple flags are now flying in conjunction with yellow flags along Emerald Isle. The purple flags are due to an above normal presence of jellyfish in the water.

Posted by Town of Emerald Isle, NC on Saturday, July 31, 2021

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