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Northwest Red Cross pre-positioning teams today in the Carolinas


Hurricane Florence’s eye wall over the Atlantic, Sept. 12, 2018
Photo credit: Alexander Gerst / ESA/NASA via EPA




Credit: American Red Cross Northwest Region


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Our Sea-Tac Int’l Airport hub operators Alaska Airlines and Delta Airlines are still operating their non-stops to Raleigh-Durham today.


– “Northwest Red Cross teams responding to Hurricane Florence”
“As millions evacuate the East Coast ahead of Hurricane Florence, first responders from the Pacific Northwest are headed toward the storm to help.”

“Betsy Robertson’s kitchen table became a makeshift Red Cross command post on Tuesday as she prepared for Hurricane Florence.

“Robertson is one of about 700 people from the Red Cross responding to Hurricane Florence, which is currently bearing down on the Carolinas.

“‘It’s going to get real very quickly,’ she said.

“Robertson is a Seattle-based communications program manager for the organization. She will land in Raleigh, North Carolina on Wednesday [Sept. 12], by Michael Crowe, KING-5 News, Seattle.
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Posted by Steve on September 12, 2018 at 11:11 am | Permalink

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