APphoto_APTOPIX Tropical Weather

Clouds and rains move in as beachgoers walk along the shore of the north end of Carolina Beach, N.C., Thursday, July 3, 2014. Residents along the coast of North Carolina are bracing for the arrival of the Hurricane Arthur, which threatens to give the state a glancing blow on Independence Day. (AP Photo/Wilmington Star-News, Mike Spencer) ** Usable by LA, DC, CGC and CCT Only **