The death toll attributed to Florence stands at 11, including 10 in North Carolina and one in SC. A gust of 170kph was recorded at Wilmington airport, surpassing the power of Hurricane Fran two decades ago.
A fallen tree crashed through the home where a woman and her baby were killed in Wilmington North Carolina after Hurricane Florence made landfall. "The father was transported to (New Hanover Regional Medical Center) with injuries".
National Weather Service forecaster Brandon Locklear said North Carolina is likely to see eight months of rain in two to three days.
The 11 p.m. ET National Hurricane Centerupdate warned of "catastrophic freshwater flooding" in parts of North and SC, and of continuing life-threatening storm surges and strong winds overnight as Florence moves slowly west-southwestward over extreme eastern SC.
It added the greatest threats to life came from storm-surges while "catastrophic flash flooding and prolonged significant river flooding" was expected, with some areas receiving up to 40 inches of rainfall. As of 8 a.m. on Saturday the system was located about 35 miles west of Myrtle Beach, S.C. and was about 45 miles south-southeast of Florence, S.C.
About 20,000 people in North Carolina sought refuge in more than 150 shelters in the hours leading up to Florence making landfall, officials said.
She estimated 441,000 people have already evacuated because of the storm.
As of 1 p.m. EDT, Florence is weakening as it moves farther inland over southeastern North Carolina.
The storm is nearly at a standstill over southeastern North Carolina.
Florence flattened trees, crumbled roads and knocked out power to more than 700,000 homes and businesses, and the assault wasn't anywhere near an end.
Parker says water levels in some areas of Craven County are already higher than levels from Hurricane Irene.
"Our hearts go out to the family of these victims".
Though Florence did not arrive with winds as violent as once feared, forecasters got the storm surge and rainfall correct.
City officials sent out an dramatic tweet about 2am Friday as rivers swelled, tides crested and the rain wouldn't stop, and people found themselves trapped in their homes as the water rose.
-A 61-year-old woman was killed late Friday when the vehicle she was driving struck a tree near the town of Union, South Carolina, Capt. Kelley Hughes of the South Carolina Highway Patrol said.
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But Press Association Sport understands the 23-year-old is conscious and will undergo further tests at Wembley . Southgate is, sensibly, resisting the calls but is aware of the reality check of England losing to Spain.
But his partner, Emily Whisler, said she will remain behind at the university where she is a resident in the psychiatry program. Even miles away from the Atlantic, North Carolina residents in low-lying areas are boarding up and emptying stores.
The back four also looked settled - although Inigo Martinez and Raul Albiol are alternatives to Nacho alongside Sergio Ramos. They ultimately fell short, but Southgate was brought in to pull England out of its worldwide malaise, and he has succeeded.
The Cincinnati Enquirer reports Yudy Martinez Perez slumped against a kitchen wall and muttered denials after she heard the news. UC Health spokeswoman Kelly Martin said one victim remained there in critical condition and another was listed as serious.
Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 30 miles from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 140 miles. The hurricane's impacts could range from a strong storm surge to flooding from torrential rainfall and hurricane-force winds.
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Fire and utility crews were still going door to door on Friday to conduct safety checks and shut off gas meters, officials said. The fires were reported across a "wide swath of dozens of blocks across Lawrence and North Andover", the state police said .
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Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 45 miles from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 175 miles. At 11 a.m., the storm was centered 485 miles (785 kilometers) southeast of Wilmington, North Carolina, moving at 15 mph (24 kph).
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