Florida locals hunker down despite Hurricane Dorian evacuation order


>>Trace: STEVE HARRIGAN, LIVE FOR US AT DAYTONA BEACH. IF YOU TAKE I-95 OUT OF DAYTONA AND YOU HEAD SOUTH, YOU WILL END UP TOWARDS CAPE CANAVERAL, AND THAT IS WHERE WE FIND JEFF PAUL RIGHT NOW.>>WE ARE JUST STARTING TO FEEL THE OUTER BANDS OF HER CANDOR IN HERE. YOU CAN PROBABLY TELL BEHIND ME ABOUT THE WAVES HAVE BECOME BIGGER, AND THEY ARE GETTING STRONGER. A LOT OF THE PEOPLE JUST SHOWING UP TO TAKE IT ALL IN. SEE HOW IT IS GOING TO GO. WE ARE SEEING A SURFER EVERY ONCE IN A WHILE TRYING TO CATCH A WAVE. PEOPLE CHECKING IT OUT. MOST OF THE PEOPLE HAVE THEIR RESOURCES IN PLACE. THEY SAY THEY ARE JUST GOING TO RIDE THIS THING OUT.>>THIS IS IN FIRST RODEO. I KNOW A LOT OF PEOPLE AROUND THE AREA. SOME OF THEM ARE STAYING.>>YOU ALWAYS HAVE TO FOLLOW IT. YOU’VE GOT TO PREPARE, DO THE HOUSE, AND THEN SIT BACK AND ENJOY THE RIDE. THAT’S ALL YOU CAN DO.>>KEEP IN MIND MANY OF THESE BEACH SOUNDS COUNT ON HOLIDAYS LIKE THE LABOR DAY WEEKEND TO GIVE THEM A MUCH-NEEDED BOOST AS A VACATION FOR SUMMER START TO COME TO A CLOSE. ONE SHOP OWNER SAID IT HAS BEEN A VERY DIFFICULT WEEK. HE DOESN’T REALLY KNOW WHAT TO TELL HIS EMPLOYEES. BECAUSE THE STORM SEEMED LIKE IT WAS MOVING FASTER. HE DOESN’T KNOW WHEN TO TELL THEM TO SHOW UP OR NOT. THE PEOPLE IN THE COMMUNITY AS A CLOSER THAT YOU GET TO THE WATER, THEY ARE WATCHING THE STORM VERY CLOSELY.>>Trace: IT IS A VERY DANGEROUS RIDE IN SOME PLACES. THEY ARE WARNING PEOPLE THAT THEY HAVE TO TAKE THIS THING SERIOUSLY.>>THE SPOT THAT WE ARE IN, MANDATORY EVACUATION RIGHT NOW. IT IS SO LOW-LYING AND CLOSE TO THE WATER. THAT IS WHAT THEY ARE REALLY WORRIED ABOUT. LOOK AT SOME OF THE WINDS UP HERE. THIS IS AN EVEN HIGH TIDE YET. WHEN THE STORM GETS CLOSER AND CLOSER, IT IS ONLY GOING TO GET HIGHER. THE COMPLACENCY WE ARE TALKING ABOUT, THE STORM IS TAKING DAYS AND DAYS. THE LOCAL SHERIFF, MENTIONING PEOPLE WHO ARE GETTING COMPLACENT.>>THE STORM IS NOTHING TO PLAY WITH. WE ALL HAVE OUR HOPES AND PRAYERS. IT IS STILL TOO FAR AWAY FOR US TO ABSOLUTELY SAY THAT WITH CERTAINTY. WE ARE ASKING EVERYBODY TO PLEASE TAKE THIS OPPORTUNITY TO FINALIZE PREPARATION FOR YOUR HOME.>>Trace: ONE THING WE SHOULD POINT OUT, SAYING THAT THEY WILL NOT CLOSE THE CAUSEWAY. THEY SAY THAT THEY MIGHT CLOSE THEM AFTER TO CHECK FOR STRUCTURAL INTEGRITY WHEN THE

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