Evacuations

Mobile homes are upended and debris is strewn about at the Holiday Trav-l Park, Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, in Emerald Isle, N.C, after a possible tornado generated by Hurricane Dorian struck the area. (Julia Wall/The News & Observer via AP)
September 05, 2019 - 5:06 pm
OCRACOKE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Dorian (all times local): 5:05 p.m. Forecasters say Hurricane Dorian is expected to slowly weaken as it travels near and along the coasts of South and North Carolina. In its 5 p.m. advisory, the National Hurricane Center says Dorian has weakened...
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Power company lineman work to restore power after a tornado hit Emerald Isle, N.C. as Hurricane Dorian moved up the East coast on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Tom Copeland)
September 05, 2019 - 4:16 pm
OCRACOKE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Dorian (all times local): 4 p.m. Hurricane Dorian is continuing to complicate air travel in the Southeast. Airports in Wilmington, North Carolina, and Florence, South Carolina, were expected to remain closed until Friday morning. According to...
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Power company lineman work to restore power after a tornado hit Emerald Isle, N.C. as Hurricane Dorian moved up the East coast on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Tom Copeland)
September 05, 2019 - 4:04 pm
OCRACOKE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Dorian (all times local): 4 p.m. Hurricane Dorian is continuing to complicate air travel in the Southeast. Airports in Wilmington, North Carolina, and Florence, South Carolina, were expected to remain closed until Friday morning. According to...
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Power company lineman work to restore power after a tornado hit Emerald Isle, N.C. as Hurricane Dorian moved up the East coast on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Tom Copeland)
September 05, 2019 - 3:39 pm
OCRACOKE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Dorian (all times local): 3:35 p.m. Much of southeastern Virginia is shutting down as Hurricane Dorian churns up the Atlantic Coast. Virginia Beach officials announced mandatory evacuations Thursday for the community of Sandbridge. The strip of land is...
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Residents of the Boardwalk RV Park discuss the path of a possible waterspout or tornado, generated by Hurricane Dorian, struck the area, Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, in Emerald Isle, N.C. (Julia Wall/The News & Observer via AP)
Tim Wenger
September 05, 2019 - 3:15 pm
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Hurricane Dorian raked the Carolina coast with howling, window-rattling winds and sideways rain Thursday, spinning off tornadoes and knocking out power to more than 200,000 homes and businesses as it pushed northward toward the dangerously exposed Outer Banks. Leaving at...
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Power company lineman work to restore power after a tornado hit Emerald Isle, N.C. as Hurricane Dorian moved up the East coast on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Tom Copeland)
September 05, 2019 - 3:02 pm
OCRAKOKE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Dorian (all times local): 3 p.m. A third death in Florida is being blamed on Hurricane Dorian . Brevard County Medical Examiner's Office manager Craig Engleson says that on Sunday, a 68-year-old man fell to his death while putting up plywood hurricane...
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Power company lineman work to restore power after a tornado hit Emerald Isle, N.C. as Hurricane Dorian moved up the East coast on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Tom Copeland)
September 05, 2019 - 2:28 pm
OCRAKOKE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Dorian (all times local): 2:25 p.m. A North Carolina sheriff's office is reporting roofs blown off as Hurricane Dorian spins up tornadoes on its way up the coast of the Carolinas. The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office posted photos of several houses...
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William Ellinge, of Murrells Inlet, S.C., takes photos of waves crashing on the shore in Myrtle Beach, S.C., Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, as Hurricane Dorian moves north off the coast. (Ken Ruinard/The Independent-Mail via AP)
September 05, 2019 - 2:18 pm
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Hurricane Dorian raked the Carolina coast with howling, window-rattling winds and sideways rain Thursday, spinning off tornadoes and knocking out power to more than 200,000 homes and businesses as it pushed northward toward the dangerously exposed Outer Banks. Leaving at...
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Power company lineman work to restore power after a tornado hit Emerald Isle, N.C. as Hurricane Dorian moved up the East coast on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Tom Copeland)
September 05, 2019 - 2:02 pm
OCRAKOKE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Dorian (all times local): 2 p.m. The U.N. World Food Program has purchased 8 tons (7.2 metric tons) of ready-to-eat meals for Bahamians in hurricane-battered Grand Bahama and the Abaco Islands and is organizing an airlift from Panama to set up two...
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William Ellinge, of Murrells Inlet, S.C., takes photos of waves crashing on the shore in Myrtle Beach, S.C., Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, as Hurricane Dorian moves north off the coast. (Ken Ruinard/The Independent-Mail via AP)
September 05, 2019 - 1:52 pm
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Hurricane Dorian raked the Carolina coast with howling, window-rattling winds and sideways rain Thursday, spinning off tornadoes and knocking out power to more than 200,000 homes and businesses as it pushed northward toward the dangerously exposed Outer Banks. Leaving at...
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