Florence expected to become hurricane, heads to southeast US
Sep 10, 2018, 00:44
The storm could intensify rapidly by Sunday, becoming a "major hurricane" by Monday.
Loewenthal said the waters off the North Carolina coast are in the mid-to-upper 80s, which would allow the storm to maintain its strength.
Gov. Ralph Northam said the Virginia National Guard, the Virginia State Police, and other state agencies have already begun preparations. A state of emergency was declared in sc and Virginia to give officials and residents enough time to prepare for Florence if it hits the area.
South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster also declared a state of emergency Saturday, and temporarily suspended regulations for vehicles transporting supplies and utilities - like gas, electricity and medical supplies, among others.
Risky hurricane expected to reach major storm status Monday.
SURF: Swells generated by Florence are affecting Bermuda and are beginning to reach portions of the U.S. East Coast.
The storm's maximum sustained winds are 50 miles per hour (85 kph) and it is moving west at 8 miles per hour (13 kmh).
U.S. residents from SC to Virginia were warned that Florence posed an increasing risk of life-threatening coastal storm surge, as well as flooding from heavy rainfall inland.
Hennen said computer models agree Florence is on track to hit the Carolinas.
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