Scientists say Maria will is predicted to erode more than half the dunes along North Carolina's 300-mile (485-kilometer) coast.
A tropical storm warning is still in effect along the North Carolina and Virginia border.
Schools were closed in Dare County on the Outer Banks for a second day.
Puerto Rico's nonvoting representative in the U.S. Congress said Sunday that Hurricane Maria's destruction has set the island back decades, even as authorities worked to assess the extent of the damage. By 5 p.m., all Seashore facilities were closed. According to Moss, the primary impacts will probably be over the Pamlico and Albemarle sounds and along the Outer Banks.
Gibbs said officials think there are about 700 visitors on the island, which has a year-round population of about 1,000 residents.
Meanwhile, a storm surge watch is in effect for North of Cape Hatteras to Duck.
"North Carolina is weathering the storm well so far, but it's early and we can't let our guard down", Gov. Roy Cooper said Tuesday. The notice, called "Condition Zulu", requires all freight-handling to stop and tells vessels headed for Morehead City to divert to another port.
The storm is moving toward the north-northeast near 6 miles per hour, and this motion is expected to continue Wednesday.
A tropical wave in the northwest Caribbean will bring heavy rain to Florida over the next few days. "People pay thousands of dollars to go surf this wave in, like, Mexico".
"There's some nice rollers out there, maybe 10-foot or so, but I'm not really anxious", he said. The Canadian Maritimes continue with swell from Maria without a lot of the negative influence on conditions that some regions see. The hurricane will pull away from the southeast coast over the next several days.
Aside from Lee and Maria, there are no other storms or disturbances in the Atlantic as of Monday.
Lets hope it's not too bad!
"What I'm anxious about, a little, is what happens next? This prevents it from getting too close to the United States to actually have a direct landfall". "We seem to have more of our share recently, and I'm over it", Donna Bennett said. The wind and rain will enough from the center to affect the Outer Banks, and high surf will travel as far north as New England. Erosion is still likely, he said, but generally Bogue Banks fares better along the oceanfront than east-facing islands. Once Maria and Lee eventually fizzle, we may finally be heading towards a welcome and long overdue lull in the tropics that will hopefully last awhile. Ocean overwash could leave the roadway impassable and ferry service might not be available, county officials said in a statement to the Outer Banks Voice.
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People who need it are being airlifted off the island, but he added that of the 69 hospitals on the island, 44 remain operational. In the wake of Hurricane Maria , pretty much the entire island of Puerto Rico is dark, hot and running out of supplies - quickly.
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