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The damage caused by the combination of Hurricane Dennis and Hurricane Floyd taught Eastern North Carolina a lesson about land use. The devastating effects of the storm are given with possible solutions in this detailed analysis of the storm.
Hurricane Dennis lashed the North Carolina coast during the week before Labor Day, cutting communication and transportation to and from Hatteras Island, causing power outages, and forcing many late-summer tourists to leave. High winds and flooding damaged power lines, and many coastal counties lost power for as long as two days.