North Carolina Station WCTI Evacuates, Takes Station Off-Air

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Published on September 14, 2018 - Duration: 00:46s

North Carolina Station WCTI Evacuates, Takes Station Off-Air

According to a report by Broadcasting & Cable, on Thursday, Sinclar Media's WCTI New Bern was forced to evacuate the station and go off the air due to a vicious storm surge from hurricane Florence.

Meteorologist Donnie Cox reportedly explained the situation calmly to viewers before signing off.

According to the FCC info which was as of Thursday at 11 a.m., WCTI was one of two TV stations off the air, while 42 other stations remained operational, but warned that could change with the storm's landfall on Friday.

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