Officials in SC are reporting the state's first fatality due to Florence, bringing the storm's overall death toll to at least five.
Its top sustained winds have dropped to 70 miles per hour (110 kph), and it's at a near standstill, moving west at just 3 miles per hour (6 kph).
Florence peaked at a terrifying Category 4 with top winds of 140 mph over warm ocean water before making landfall as a Category 1 hurricane at 7:15am at Wrightsville Beach, a few miles east of Wilmington and not far from the SC line.
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Flooding and a strong storm surge prompted more than 90 calls to the emergency operation center in Craven County, N.C., for residents trapped in vehicles and homes, spokeswoman Amber Parker said. "We have started to see the water recede".
Water rescues continued as the remnants of Florence stalled over North Carolina, dumping several feet of rain and shattering records - and more was on the way. Officials in the town of 30,000, which dates to the early 18th century, said over 100 people were rescued from floods and the downtown was under water by Friday afternoon. The governor's office said a man was electrocuted while trying to connect extension cords in the rain.
The flooding soon spread into SC, swamping places like North Myrtle Beach, in a resort area known for its white sands and multitude of golf courses.
In Jacksonville, North Carolina, next to Camp Lejeune, firefighters and police fought wind and rain as they went door to door to pull more than 60 people out as the Triangle Motor Inn began to crumble.
Doll said residents near the Cape Fear River should expect major floods by Monday.
Two fins were spotted in the high water in Wilmington.
"We're in one of these (rain) bands".
Members of Onslow County emergency look to see if a passenger was still in a auto that was overtaken by flooding on US Route 17 outside of Jacksonville, North Carolina. Rescue crews used boats to carry more than 360 people from rising water, while many of their neighbors awaited help.
As much as 30 to 40 inches (76-102 cm) of rain could fall on coastal areas in North and SC , the National Hurricane Center said. In New Bern, the risky conditions prompted officials in the coastal city to place the city under 24-hour curfew at 7 a.m.
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Sprayberry delivered one of his final briefings before the storm hit on Thursday as Hurricane Florence began her dramatic descent. Browning's choice to stay in the hurricane warning zone wasn't easy, she said, but she "could not find anywhere to go".
On Wednesday, Nia Watson, a local news reporter for WMBF, tweeted that the Myrtle Beach Waffle House had closed for the storm. This doesn't just show FEMA how quickly a business might rebound, it also shows it how the larger community is doing.
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Wind gusts of up to 100 miles per hour were reported at Cape Fear Community College in Wilmington, the hurricane center said. It is not know if the dolphins came into shore to find shelter from the storm or if they were dragged in the the high winds.
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