Up to date 1951 GMT (0351 HKT) September 14, 2018
Florence’s heart might linger for one more day alongside the coastal Carolinas — punishing properties with crushing winds and floods and endangering those that’ve stayed behind.
Rain will attain 40 inches in some components of the area, forecasters mentioned. Dozens of individuals are desperately awaiting rescue in a single flooded metropolis alone — New Bern, North Carolina.
Officers warn that the enormous storm has the potential to cause “massive damage,” and greater than 1 million folks have been ordered to evacuate head of the hurricane.