By WECT Staff | August 1, 2020 at 4:49 PM EDT – Updated August 1 at 6:35 PM
WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) – The Town of Oak Island has declared a state of emergency as Tropical Storm Isaias continues it’s path towards the region.
The declaration issues a voluntary evacuation for all non-residents effective 6 p.m. Saturday.
“The town will maintain basic services to the extent possible during a hurricane, however, there is no guarantee that services will be provided at normal levels during or after the storm,” the order reads.
If the storm shifts or conditions worse, a mandatory evacuation could be ordered and as of 6 p.m., parking decals will not be issued for the town.
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