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Residents and visitors under evacuation orders at Ocean Isle Beach

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ISLE BEACH, NC (WIS) – Hurricane Irene continues to worsen conditions in Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina between Myrtle Beach and Wilmington.

Residents who live in the area are under voluntary evacuation orders.  Visitors and special needs residents of Ocean Isle Beach in North Carolina are under mandatory evacuation orders, which began on Friday at Noon.

Officials say if winds sustain over 50mph, the bridge to Ocean Isle Beach will close.

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