A fallen tree lies atop the crushed roof of a fast food restaurant after the arrival of Hurricane Florence in Wilmington, North Carolina, U.S., September 14, 2018. HurricaneFlorence hit Wilmington as a category 1 storm causing widespread damage and flooding along the Carolina coastline.
Yesterday, the European Space Agency released a short video of astronauts aboard the space station watching the storm out of the cupola armed with powerful cameras to capture its giant knot of storm clouds.
Hundreds of people were rescued in New Bern, N.C., on Friday as Tropical Storm Florence continued its assault on the Carolina coast after making landfall in the morning.
The 63-year-old former firefighter says he was able to sleep through the torrential rain and thrashing winds when then-Hurricane Florence made landfall early Friday morning, only waking up to texts he received at 7 a.m. from friends checking up on him.
Melody Rawson evacuated her first-floor apartment in Myrtle Beach and arrived at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, Georgia, to camp for free with three other adults, her disabled son, two dogs and a pet bird.
Looters raided shops, homes and cars as Hurricane Florence slammed into North Carolina, according to a report Friday. The projected path shows the storm moving from near Wilmington, North Carolina to near Columbia, South Carolina.
Her husband went to see if he could assist them but the water was chest high, she said.
At least 12,000 people had taken refuge in 126 emergency shelters, Cooper said, with more facilities being opened. Up to eleven-foot storm surges are expected, enough to overwhelm most of the homes here.
More than 1.7 million people in Virginia, North and SC were told to evacuate ahead of Florence's arrival. Hurricane-force winds extended 80 miles (130 kilometers) from its center, and tropical-storm-force winds up to 195 miles (315 kilometers). "And we had no belief it would be as significant an event as it was, â€ he said. â€œThis is a 500- or 1,000-year event. â€Eudy´s family has lived in New Bern since the 1850s, he said".
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The outer bands of Hurricane Florence began battering the coast of North and South Carolina Thursday with strong winds and rain. A state of emergency has been declared in five coastal states - North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Maryland and Virginia.
Major river flooding expected to continue into early next week. Duke Energy provides power to 4 million people across the Carolinas.
One resident, 67-year-old Linda Smith, told the MailOnline: "We're a little anxious about the storm surge so we came down to see what the river is doing now".
More than 680,000 customers in North Carolina were without power and 21,000 people were being housed in 157 shelters across the state.
"I'm looking down the street and I'm amazed, I've never seen this kind of damage here", said Shawn Hublin, another New Bern resident. "I'm not sure if it's a shift in the wind or low tide - but the water has miraculously disappeared". NEW BERN OVERWHELMEDIn New Bern, North Carolina, the storm surge "overwhelmed" the town, located at the confluence of the Neuse and Trent rivers, Cooper said.
The storm's arrival brought a 105 miles per hour wind gust at the NWS office about 7 a.m. Friday, said meteorologist Jordan Baker.
She said the shop, with an electric generator, was safer than their nearby home. Officials in South Carolina's Craven County say conditions are much worse than some residents expected, with almost 500 people calling the local emergency services hotline asking for help.
The American government is ready to deal with the aftermath of the hurricane but people should get out of the way, Trump said.
Authorities warned, too, of risks of mudslides and environmental disasters from floodwaters washing over industrial waste sites and hog farms.
"This is going to be a very trying period for the state", he said."We're liable to have flash floods, bridges and roads washed out".
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Video taken in several towns in the Carolinas showed emergency personnel wading through thigh-high water. After landfall, Florence slowed to a pace that meant it would plague the area with days of flooding.
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Overall, unsafe storm surge is possible all the way from Edisto Beach, South Carolina , to the North Carolina/Virginia border. The hurricane came ashore early on Friday, pounding the state with torrential rain and high winds.
However, Guardiola has since refuted those claims and hinted that he was actually misquoted. 'After, it is the club and the agent. Guardiola, whose side host Fulham on Sunday, said: "He's not fit for tomorrow, but he's progressing well".
Emergency declarations were in force in Georgia, South and North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia. At least 12,000 people had taken refuge in 126 emergency shelters, Cooper said, with more facilities being opened.
Southeast coast. "Even if you have a slow season, it only takes one storm to really have an impact and cause a lot of damage". It's very important we work together as a team. "And now it looks like we're going to get way more than we need".
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On the other hand, if the company and fire officials do have a good idea of what happened, residents should be told that as well. ET on Thursday, and the Massachusetts State Police said it had received at least 70 reports of fires and natural gas odors.
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Hurricane Florence to hit North Carolina, flooding rains ahead
Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 80 miles from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 195 miles. According to NHC: "A Hurricane Warning means that hurricane conditions are expected somewhere within the warning area.