Carolina coast battening down, boarding up as hurricane nears
Carolina coast battening down, boarding up as hurricane nears
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16 September, 2018, 16:16
Although slow weakening is expected to begin by late Thursday, Florence is expected to be an extremely risky major hurricane when it nears the US coast late Thursday and Friday, the National Hurricane Center said.
Scientists have filmed an astonishing video of the interior of Hurricane Florence, as the storm bears down on North and SC.
Florence is now a powerful Category 3 storm with winds of 125mph, and is expected to strengthen before making landfall along the Carolina coast later this week.
"The better prepared anybody is, it can potentially reduce the impact of the claims if you can better harden your facilities against damage", said Robert O'Brien, a managing director in the national property-claims practice at Marsh, a unit of Marsh & McLennan Cos.
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) Hurricane Florence put a corridor of more than 10 million people in the crosshairs Wednesday as the monster storm closed in on the Carolinas, uncertainty over its projected path spreading worry across a widening swath of the Southeast.
Strong winds, storm surge, and flash flooding are major concerns for Florence and rains in excess of 20 inches can be expected in the Cape Fear region. This storm is going to be a direct hit.
"We have not been asked to take evacuees yet and will evaluate our capability at the time of the request", Ralston said.
Emergency preparations in the area included activating 2800 National Guard troops in North Carolina, stockpiling food, setting up shelters, switching traffic patterns so that major roads led away from shore and securing 16 nuclear reactors in the three-state region.
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The sign advises to avoid swimming near seals, to swim close to shore in waist deep water, and to swim or surf in groups. Sightings of great white sharks have soared this year in Cape Cod, where the suspected shark attack happened.
The 27-year-old receiver has had a tumultuous career in the National Football League filled with highs and lows. Earlier Saturday, Cleveland ruled Gordon out for Sunday's game against the Saints with a hamstring injury.
His remarks fell flat in Puerto Rico where islanders are continuing to struggle to recover a year after the Category 4 storm. Hurricane Florence is at the doorstep of North and SC , and she's not going away anytime soon.
The minister felt that her position is becoming untenable and is hurting the President in the run up to the 2019 election. I was born and raised in the United Kingdom, indeed my parental family home remains in London.
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Duke Energy Corp expected between 25 percent and 75 percent of its 4 million customers would lose power in the Carolinas. Wilmington , North Carolina, just north of where Florence appeared headed for shore, grew empty and quiet on Wednesday.
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A 61-year-old woman died Friday night when her vehicle struck a tree that fell during the storm, state emergency officials said. As of Saturday afternoon, about 752,000 homes and businesses were without power in North Carolina, along with 119,000 in SC .
The storm will dump rain in the Carolinas through the weekend. "I can not overstate it: flood waters are rising". The gray ash left behind when coal is burned contains toxic heavy metals, including arsenic, lead and mercury.
More than 80,000 people were already without power as the storm began buffeting the coast, and more than 12,000 were in shelters. The figure included a woman and her baby killed when a tree fell on their house, while a sixth fatality occurred in SC .
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