Noble Energy pulls non-essential staff from U.S. Gulf ahead of Harvey

HOUSTON, Aug 24 (Reuters) - Noble Energy Inc said on Thursday it has evacuated non-essential personnel from its U.S. Gulf of Mexico facilities ahead of Hurricane Harvey, though oil production has not been affected.

"We are keeping the situation under close review," Noble Energy spokeswoman Reba Reid said. (Reporting by Ruthy Munoz; Editing by Chris Reese)