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Hurricane Florence Tracker: Warnings Sent Out for North, South Carolina

Hurricane Florence Tracker: Warnings Sent Out for North, South Carolina

Now a Category 4 storm , it's possible that it could strengthen even more as it moves swiftly through the Atlantic Ocean. Hurricane Florence , the monster Category 3 storm taking aim at the North and SC coastline, is expected to make landfall by the end of this week and bring with it devastating wind, rain and storm surge .


Hurricane Florence threatens millions on US East Coast

Hurricane Florence threatens millions on US East Coast

Forecasters say that storm was about 1,230 miles east of the Windward Islands, with maximum sustained winds of 75 mph. The forecast is for landfall to occur overnight Thursday into Friday morning. East Coast. Florence catapulted from a Category 2 to a Category 4 hurricane over the span of several hours. With Virginia under a state of emergency, and forecasts showing Florence zeroing in on the mid-Atlantic, the time for all Virginians to prepare is now, officials said .


Activists Raise Over $800,000 So Susan Collins Won't Support Kavanaugh

Activists Raise Over $800,000 So Susan Collins Won't Support Kavanaugh

Lisa Murkowski of Alaska. During the hearings, he expressed significant respect for Roe v. Wade's status as precedent under the doctrine of stare decisis , as well as mixed signals on the judiciary's ability to declare rights not explicitly listed in the Constitution.


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Tropical Storm Florence A "Potential Threat"

Hurricanes impacting the Carolinas isn't rare, but it has been some time since a major hurricane has made landfall in North Carolina. "We are taking Hurricane Florence seriously". The immediate threat this weekend will be large swells and risky rip currents along the East Coast due to the storm. Loewenthal said the area should prepare to see impacts, including rough surf and risky rip currents, as early as Sunday.


Trump urges ‘incredible’ people in Carolinas to take precautions for Hurricane Florence

Trump urges ‘incredible’ people in Carolinas to take precautions for Hurricane Florence

Astronaut Ricky Arnold captured this image of Hurricane Florence from the International Space Station on Monday, September 10, 2018 . Classified as a Category 4 on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale of hurricane strength, Florence stood as the most severe storm to threaten the USA mainland this year and the first of its magnitude to take aim at the Carolinas since 1989, when Hurricane Hugo barreled over Charleston, South Carolina.