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Horry County slates meetings on hurricane prep

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The meetings will focus on three new hurricane evacuation zones that will require more people living in those areas to leave based on expected storm surge instead of simply storm category. The meetings will focus on three new hurricane evacuation zones that will require more people living in those areas to leave based on expected storm surge instead of simply storm category.
MYRTLE BEACH, SC -

Town hall meetings on preparing for hurricanes are planned for residents of South Carolina's coast as the height of the hurricane season approaches.

Follow the latest on the tropics at Hurricane Central.

The Horry County Emergency Management Department holds the first meeting Tuesday for residents of the North Strand and the Little River areas.

A second meeting is set for Aug. 6 for residents in the south end of the county while a third will be held Aug. 13 for residents in the Bucksport and Conway areas.

The meetings will focus on three new hurricane evacuation zones that will require more people living in those areas to leave based on expected storm surge instead of simply storm category.

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