The category 4 hurricane is expected to hit as an "extremely unsafe hurricane" NHC says, despite predictions of some weakening after the next 48 hours. That means sustained winds of at least 130 miles per hour and expectations of catastrophic damage, the hurricane center says.
Governor Ralph Northam of Virginiaalso declared a state of emergency in advance.
As Hurricane Florence intensified into a major, Category 4 storm in the Atlantic Ocean today (Sept. 10), astronauts and satellites have spotted the enormous weather system from space.
These alerts are usually issued about 48 hours before storms are set to touch down, when the arrival of tropical force winds would make any last-minute preparation hard.
The National Weather Service issued a tropical storm watch for Maui County on Sunday afternoon as Hurricane Olivia prepared to pass directly over the islands.
By 5 a.m. Tuesday, Florence was centered about 975 miles (1,570 kilometers) east-southeast of Cape Fear, North Carolina, and moving west-northwest at 15 mph (24 kph).
A hurricane watch has been issued for the East Coast from Edisto Beach, S.C., to the North Carolina-Virginia border, including the Pamlico and Albemarle Sounds.
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Classified as a Category 4 on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale of hurricane strength, Florence was the most severe storm to threaten the US mainland this year and the first of its magnitude to target the Carolinas since 1989, when Hurricane Hugo barreled over Charleston, South Carolina.
"After 48 hours, a slight increase in southwesterly shear could result in some weakening, but Florence is expected to remain an extremely unsafe hurricane when it approaches the USA coastline".
Two other stormsalso are churning in the Atlantic. Forecasts call for 25-38 cm of rain in the hardest-hit areas, possibly more if the storm stalls over land, as expected.
Those in Florence's path weren't wasting time on Monday. Some coastal areas of North Carolina are also under evacuation orders.
The clip was taken early Monday morning and hours before the storm was upgraded in strength.
With current forecasts showing that Hurricane Florence will make landfall in North Carolina this week, the state got some important news. The hurricane caused an estimated $90 billion in damage there and on the U.S. Virgin Islands, making it the third-costliest hurricane in American history.
Authorities warned of life-threatening coastal storm surges and the potential for Florence to unleash prolonged torrential rains and widespread flooding, especially if it lingers inland for several days.
He said Trump has been "on the same wavelength" as congressional Republicans on taxes, regulations and court appointments. Fleischer said there are hundreds of people who "think they're "senior" officials".
Over the weekend, the governors of Virginia, North Carolina and SC declared states of emergency, according to CNN . Forecasters had predicted between nine and 13 named storms this season, four to seven of them hurricanes.
The Jets stocked their defense with all these young starters, and then they added their hopeful face of the franchise. On his first play from scrimmage, he threw an interception that Quandre Diggs returned 37 yards for a touchdown.
After the game, Pederson and offensive lineman Lane Johnson confirmed that they took the play from the Patriots . The game was a sloppy and low scoring affair as there were only 30 points in total and 26 penalties.
In the third quarter, Mariota took a hit on his right hand after being knocked down by Dolphins defensive lineman William Hayes. The teams went to the locker room during the delay and stayed on the field for halftime, which was shortened to three minutes.
In that respect, the former president is attempting during the Trump era what he could not do when he was in the White House. Next week, Obama plans to campaign in Ohio for Richard Cordray, the Democratic nominee for governor, and Ohio Democrats.
In Kolkata, the price of petrol has been increased to ₹83.27 per litre while the diesel price has gone up to ₹75.36 per litre. In Mumbai, a litre of petrol costs Rs 87.77 and diesel comes for Rs 76.98, the notification said.
World number one Nadal lost the opening set 6-0 after being outpowered by the Austrian ninth seed in New York, BBC Sport reports. She then dropped her racket and held her hands to her face as a Stephens shot went into the net on the match's final point.
Mr Trump thanked "Chairman Kim" and said: "There is nothing like good dialogue from two people that like each other". During the event, a video was played of Kim meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in.
He addressed both his drug use and his fragile emotional state on his latest album, " Swimming ", and said he was improving. Tributes to Miller came from rappers including Wiz Khalifa, a fellow Pittsburgh artist who took Miller under his wing.
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Le'Veon Bell used emoji to respond to Steelers tie
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CBS boss Les Moonves resigns after sex allegations
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