Watch live streaming video of Hurricane Florence rolling into North Carolina
Watch live streaming video of Hurricane Florence rolling into North Carolina
Astronauts aboard ISS had to use super wide-angle lens to photograph massive Hurricane Florence
14 September, 2018, 04:43
The outer reaches of Hurricane Florence began lashing coastal North Carolina with heavy winds and flooded roads on Thursday ahead of an expected landfall that will bring walls of water and lingering downpours to parts of the US East Coast. Some morons will undoubtedly ignore the warnings putting rescuers at risk to get them out. She said a hurricane has a way of bringing everyone to the same level.
More than 1 million people had been ordered to evacuate the coasts of the Carolinas and Virginia and thousands have moved to emergency shelters.
"We're watching [Florence], but it's not going to affect us in the near term", Tome said. But officials are not taking down their guard yet, and would wait until early next week to determine whether BGE could afford to send crews to other regions to help, she said.
Meanwhile, lane reversals on US 501 ended at noon and reversals on I-26 end Thursday night, allowing state police and transportation workers to get to a safe location before the storm hits.
"It can still kill you".
In North Carolina, Florence is expected to dump up to 40 inches of rain.
"It doesn't matter where you are", he said. As the recovery from past storms continues in many rural towns, the next storm is about to strike.
Mayor Joe Benson said the storm will batter Carolina Beach through two high-tide periods.
SC officials say more than 400,000 people have evacuated the state's coast and more than 4,000 people have taken refuge in shelters as Hurricane Florence approaches.
The News & Observer reports that the storm's path shifted early Wednesday and it is now bearing down on southern North Carolina and northern SC, where it could dump up to 40 inches of rain in places. "So just because the rain starts letting up don't assume everything's good and you can go back to your house in some low-lying area, and then be surprised by the river coming up".
The first image carries a caption that the hurricane is so massive that the only way to get it in the entire frame was to use a super wide-angle lens. On Wednesday, officials said some of those shelters were at capacity, but in a statement early Thursday, county officials said they were "able to mobilize additional resources to accommodate the need for shelter space". The more the Great Lakes one wins, the more southerly Florence will be.
The National Hurricane Centerforecasts that it could be centered over southwestern Pennsylvania by early Tuesday morning, potentially bringing more rain to Maryland and another surge of floodwaters down an already swollen Susquehanna River. Tropical Storm Isaac is forecast to approach the Lesser Antilles Islands on Thursday. Hurricane Helene and Subtropical Storm Joyce were off in the Atlantic, posing no threat. And newly formed Subtropical Storm Joyce is not expected to threaten land soon. Those four storms are brewing at the same time Hurricane Olivia is pounding Hawaii.
Watching the scene unfold from space, German Alexander Gerst, an astronaut on board the ISS, tweeted photos of the enormous storm. National Guard soldiers from the state, North Carolina and Virginia are mobilizing to prepare for hurricane recovery efforts.
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ET, Florence was 530 miles southeast of Cape Fear, N.C., moving west-northwest at 17 mph, the National Hurricane Center says. And experts say the storm is particularly worrisome because of the heavy rain it could drop.
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The storm was 500 miles wide at the time, with its outer bands stretching over the equivalent of a full third of the U.S. So, the winds will be winding down much quicker near the coast before those winds get up here.