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Seashore to Close In Advance Of Topical Storm Hanna

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Date: September 3, 2008
Contact: Wouter Ketel, (252) 728-2250 Ext. 3005

Harkers Island, NC  –  Superintendent Russel J. Wilson announced that the Cape Lookout National Seashore staff has implemented its emergency weather evacuation plan due to the approach of Tropical Storm Hanna.

 

A mandatory evacuation of all visitors from the seashore islands will be implemented for this storm.  The park will be closed to all visitors and all services will be shut down beginning on Thursday, September 4, at 5:00 PM, until further notice. 

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Cape Lookout lighthouse

A lighthouse can be identified by its daymark (painted pattern) or by its light flash pattern. Cape Lookout Lighthouse has a diagonal checker pattern and a single short flash of light every fifteen seconds. Cape Lookout National Seashore More...