Heavy equipment operators repair sand dunes and Outer Banks residents begin recovery from Hurricane Maria as the storm tracks eastward out to sea Wednesday, September, 27, 2017. Travis Long tlong@newsobserver.com
Heavy equipment operators repair sand dunes and Outer Banks residents begin recovery from Hurricane Maria as the storm tracks eastward out to sea Wednesday, September, 27, 2017. Travis Long tlong@newsobserver.com

Ocracoke Island reopens to visitors, Hatteras to follow Thursday afternoon

September 28, 2017 09:48 AM