"They haven't seen anything like what's coming at us in 25-30 years, maybe ever", President Trump said while appearing with FEMA officials in the Oval Office on Tuesday.
"We'll handle it. We're ready, we're able, we've got the finest people I think anywhere in the world".
Despite newer forecasts showing the storm turning south, it has the potential to be devastating for the coast and inland areas.
"This rainfall would produce catastrophic flash flooding and significant river flooding", the hurricane center says.
The 8 a.m. forecast on Hurricane Florence reinforces projections that the storm's path will shift slightly to the southeast as it closes in on the Carolinas.
Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) is now in a Level 2 enhanced monitoring operation, officials told 11Alive.
Forecasters said hurricane-force winds will be blowing ashore early Friday as Florence stalls along the coast before dumping a torrential 1 to 2½ feet (0.3 to 0.6 meters) of rain. In addition to giving residents enough time to make it out, North and SC have enacted emergency price-gouging laws to keep business and gas stations from upping their prices in the lead-up to Florence's arrival.
The eastbound lanes of several major highways have been shut down to allow traffic to flow inland, but the exodus was slow along roads jammed with outward-bound vehicles.
Col. Glenn McNeill with the North Carolina State Highway Patrol said troopers are on standby statewide to assist where needed.
"I do worry though about people here because many didn't prepare, you know, because originally they didn't think it was going to be so bad here", Sparks said.
Even with some weakening that's predicted just before it makes landfall, the storm "is expected to remain a unsafe major hurricane as it approaches the coastline", the hurricane center said. Hurricane Helene was expected to weaken over the eastern Atlantic. Isaac could bring heavy rainfall to Martinique, Dominica and Guadeloupe.
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In multiple interviews Miller said he had started using drugs including cocaine and opiates when he was just 15 years old. An unknown person called 911 after finding Miller, 26, unconscious in his home at around noon local time.
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FEMA Administrator Brock Long urged people to prepare for a "very devastating storm", with possibly weeks-long power outages. People getting a little more than moist over it'. "It's going to be bad", said Woody White, a county commissioner.
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WTI was pushed over $70 during the previous session due to falling crude inventory and production levels. Global oil output hit a record last month, and the IEA sees continued increases in oil production.
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Hurricane Florence is producing waves as high as 83 feet
Water kills more people in hurricanes than wind, and he said it will still be an extremely unsafe storm for rain and storm surge. The surf and storm surge are already cutting through North Carolina's Outer Banks and bands of rain are lashing the coast.
U.S. Identifies Bodies of Two Veterans Returned by North Korea
North Korea returned 55 boxes of remains as part of a denuclearization agreement reached between its leader Kim Jong-un and U.S. Forensic scientists have identified two sets of remains of US troops killed in the Korean War, turned over by North Korea .
Hurricane Florence hours away from Carolinas
The massive storm is larger than North Carolina and South Carolina - combined, according to South Carolina Emergency Management. Usually when a storm approaches the coast, forecasters can tell with ever-increasing accuracy who will get walloped.
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Rose waits through a day of rain at BMW Championship
Keegan Bradley prevailed Monday at rain-soaked Aronimink Golf Club to beat Justin Rose in a playoff to win the BMW Championship. Rose ascended to the No. 1 ranking in the Official World Golf Rankings and became just the 22nd golfer in history to do so.
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He earned $20 million this season, a portion of which the Mets have recouped via insurance while he's been on the disabled list. According to WFAN's Mike Francesa, the Mets will activate the veteran third baseman for their last homestand of the season.
Canada Ready to Allow US Dairy Access in NAFTA Talks
Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland told reporters gathered in Washington where she is meeting now with U.S. Representatives from both sides have expressed their preference to keep a NAFTA deal intact.
Fracking helped make the USA the world's oil king
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