"This will likely be the storm of a lifetime for portions of the Carolina coast", the National Weather Service in Wilmington, N.C., said, "and that's saying a lot given the impacts we've seen from hurricanes Diana, Hugo, Fran, Bonnie, Floyd, and Matthew".
Florence's nighttime winds were down to 115 miles per hour (185 kph) from a high of 140 miles per hour (225 kph), and the Category 4 storm fell to a Category 3, with a further slow weakening expected as the storm nears the coast.
Hurricane Mangkhut is expected to hit the Philippines on Saturday before moving towards southern China on Sunday afternoon.
Higher sea levels to make a storm surge worse.
A life-threatening storm surge is now highly likely along portions of the coastlines of SC and North Carolina, and a Storm Surge Warning is in effect for a portion of this area.
SC authorities have turned four motorways into one-way routes away from the coast to speed the exodus. "It's called Mother Nature, you never know, but we know", he also said in a video posted to Twitter Wednesday morning.
Residents are running out of time to evacuate before Hurricane Florence roars in to North and SC bringing potentially deadly flooding, officials warn. A Tropical Storm Warning was issued from the North Carolina/Virginia border to Cape Charles Light, Virginia and the Chesapeake Bay south of New Point Comfort.
"If I need to evacuate I can go to my son's house" in North Carolina, Sparks said as he carted a load of water bottles to his auto.
Wilmington, North Carolina, just north of where the hurricane is expected to come ashore, was sunny around midday on Wednesday as the town appeared to be emptying. Most other beachgoers were long gone.
"There's really not a lot of good news", NOAA flight director Paul Flaherty said on "Shepard Smith Reporting". "Also, a little creepy. Everyone was sold out", she said.
'I can't emphasise enough the potential for unbelievable damage from wind, storm surge and inland flooding with this storm'.
Melody Rawson evacuated her first-floor apartment in Myrtle Beach and arrived at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, Georgia, to camp for free with three other adults, her disabled son, two dogs and a pet bird.
Rashford has started just one game for Jose Mourinho's side so far this season and failed to score in three appearances. At the moment we have a different profile of player, we can't play the way that they want to play.
On Thursday, Cisco Systems Inc., Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. and other technology companies sent a letter to U.S. The tariffs would potentially hurt USA companies that import everything from handbags to bicycle tires.
Gordon, former National Security Adviser for the Trump campaign, echoed similar sentiments, while blasting the Mueller probe. He had discussed with those foreigners the possibility of a foreign trip where Donald Trump could meet Vladimir Putin .
Up and down the densely populated coast, residents have been told to prepare, and not just for a possible direct blow. She said it was built in 2009 in Buxton, North Carolina, up on a ridge, and made to withstand a hurricane.
Needham analyst Rajvindra Gill struck a extra cautious tone on Tesla , highlighting longer-time interval hurdles for the firm. The Model 3 starts at $35,000 (€30k), although the cheapest one that can be purchased at present costs $49,000 (€42.5k).
This is the LAST news any fan of the Green Bay Packers - or of attractive , fantastic football - would ever want to hear. The play that gave the Packers a lead for the first time all game came on a third-and-10 situation.
EDT (0555 UTC) on September 10, the MODIS instrument aboard NASA's Aqua satellite looked at Hurricane Florence in infrared light. The element will lead to a "life-threatening storm surges, exceptionally strong heavy rains and destructive winds", they say.
NBC Sports Digital's live stream of last night's NFL Kickoff game ranks as its most streamed SNF game ever. The struggles in the red zone are nothing new for Atlanta, which ranked 23rd in RZ percentage last season.
I didn't take any pleasure in watching Nadal go through the motions in that second set - especially in case he did more damage. Who could ask for anything more? And through it all the tendninits in his knees has periodically slowed him.
The wind and rain will continue to ramp up during the day Thursday with hurricane force gusts (74 mph+) arriving Thursday evening. It was the first time South Caroline has reversed its highways for an evacuation since Hurricane Floyd in 1999.
Since then, he was arrested at a casino, busted at his ex-girlfriend's home, and allegedly ripped a TV off the wall in jail. Randle has been in jail in Wichita for most of the past two years for that case.
This is despite the optimism they showed earlier in the year when they became the first Wall Street firm to clear Bitcoin futures. In addition to this, there have been a number of Bitcoin ETF applications denied by the US Securities and Exchange Commission .
IPhone Xc 6.1-inch LCD iPhone might have a nasty surprise
The jump up from the 5.5-inch display on the iPhone 8 Plus to a 6.5-inch display is more than enough to justify a new name. It brings some weight to the fact that Apple is committing to the iPhone X moniker for a significant time in the future.
‘Trump is a symptom, not the cause’
Trump , speaking at an event in North Dakota, reacted to Obama's speech by saying, "I'm sorry, I watched it, but I fell asleep ". While Obama has in the past blasted Trump and his policies , this was the first speech in which he used his successor's name.
British Airways Reports Data Breach
The airline was hit by a "very sophisticated malicious criminal attack" on its website and app between 21 August and 5 September. Some contradicted Mr Cruz's comments, saying the first they knew of the breach was on the news and through social media.