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Mandatory evacuation of Georgia's coast effective Monday ahead of Hurricane Dorian

Starting at 12 p.m. Monday, residents east of Interstate-95 in Camden, Glynn, McIntosh, Liberty, Chatham and Bryan counties must evacuate.

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp issued a mandatory evacuation of Georgia's coasts, which will go into effect Monday as Hurricane Dorian approaches the First Coast.

Starting at 12 p.m., residents east of Interstate-95 in Camden, Glynn, McIntosh, Liberty, Chatham and Bryan counties must evacuate.

Georgia Department of Transportation and Georgia Emergency Management Agency will also start contraflow on I-16 at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 3. 

The latest updates on Dorian continue to show the strong Category 5 hurricane with winds of 185 mph.

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