ASHEBORO, N.C. — The North Carolina Zoo will offer half-price admission from Sept. 4 to Sept. 11 for anyone who evacuated from counties affected by Hurricane Dorian, the zoo said in a news release.
Evacuees from Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia will be given the half-price rate on zoo admission by showing a valid ID with their current address.
As of 4 p.m., the storm is about 105 miles east of Fort Pierce, Florida.
It has maximum sustained winds of 110 mph and is headed northwest at 5 mph.
Dorian is expected to move up the East Coast offshore. Several watches and warnings have been issued.