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Water already began inundating the main road along the Outer Banks Wednesday morning, the Associated Press reported.
North State Bank Mortgage, first established a foothold on the Outer Banks with the hiring of the former Beach Mortgage team that is to be responsible for meeting the mortgage lending needs of Currituck, Dare, and Hyde County residents purchasing homes, as well as people who are purchasing vacation homes in the area.
The Outer Banks SPCA provides safe shelter and temporary housing for lost, stray or abandoned domestic animals in the Dare county communities on the Outer Banks of North Carolina.
More information on Seaside Vacations in Outer Banks can be found at www.
After scything through the Outer Banks, Arthur was expected to move northeastward over cooler water on Friday, diminishing in strength and posing little risk to the densely populated northeastern United States, forecasters said.
But forecasters said that by later Friday, the effects of Arthur would be past the Outer Banks, with the rest of the weekend salvaged.
We spent a lot of time eating in the Outer Banks, where there are a plethora of dining choices, from tiny local haunts like Al's Place, with the best burgers on the beach and a motto that's all too true--"Locals Welcome, Tourists Tolerated"--to massive buffet restaurants like Captain George's, where the trick is to keep it simple and just go for the king crab legs, which they replenish nonstop.
Although the Ace wonder wall was just recently installed in October, Kathy Seko, operations manager at Outer Banks Ace Hardware, says staff are already creating more ideas for activities.
Gusts above 40mph made signs shake and the heavy rain fall sideways in Buxton, the south-easternmost tip of the Outer Banks.
So even if it doesn't make either a direct landfall, or even come within 60 miles of the Outer Banks, they're still going to get hurricane force winds just because of the sheer size of the storm.
Verizon Wireless, an operator of a wireless voice and data network and a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE:VOD) (LSE: VOD), announced on Friday (26 October) that the company has launched its highspeed wireless broadband network in Outer Banks and Elizabeth City in North Carolina, US.
Come join us as we ride the ferry over to the Outer Banks islands.