Hurricane Camille Noah talks to Bill and Catherine Whitehead about Hurricane Camille, which slammed into the Gulf Coast and charged through the southeastern US thirty years ago this week, killing about 300 people. The storm dumped 31-inches of rain in six hours on Nelson County, Virginia, where Bill Whitehead was the sheriff. Ensuing floods were blamed for the deaths of 153 people in Virginia alone. The Whiteheads' farm was damaged, and they lost many friends.
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Hurricane Camille

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Hurricane Camille

Hurricane Camille

Hurricane Camille

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Noah talks to Bill and Catherine Whitehead about Hurricane Camille, which slammed into the Gulf Coast and charged through the southeastern US thirty years ago this week, killing about 300 people. The storm dumped 31-inches of rain in six hours on Nelson County, Virginia, where Bill Whitehead was the sheriff. Ensuing floods were blamed for the deaths of 153 people in Virginia alone. The Whiteheads' farm was damaged, and they lost many friends.