SOCIAL BLOG: The Race to get off Pea Island


PEA ISLAND, N.C. (WAVY) – WAVY News 10 reporter Andy Fox and photographer Aaron Kurtz were reporting from Pea Island on the North Carolina Outer Banks Thursday morning, when the winds from Hurricane Florence picked up significantly. 

Southern parts of the Outer Banks are forecast to see more than a foot of rain from Florence.

The surf started to wash over the dunes and conditions deteriorated quickly Thursday. Andy and Aaron needed to get off the Island.

Andy documented their journey North on Facebook and Twitter. 

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