Sep 16 2018
Duke Energy crews will have to wait until storm conditions subside before fixing equipment.
North Carolina had 108 shelters open, and SC reported having 56 shelters open on Thursday morning, as the storm loomed toward the coast.
More than 80,000 people were already without power as the storm began buffeting the coast, and more than 12,000 were in shelters. It said it was located about 35 miles (55 km) west of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, and forecasters predicted a slow westward march.
That mix of impressions - a respect for this storm's sheer size and the massive amount of rain and seawater it brings, along with a resignation to storms being part of life on the coast - is also part of the reaction in low-lying areas to the north.
Twice a day for the past week, Michael Sprayberry, the Director of North Carolina's Division of Emergency Management has briefed officials working out of the sprawling glass and steel building that is serving as the state's emergency response hub ahead of Hurricane Florence.
Florence is battering the North Carolina coast - flooding beach town roads from the Outer Banks to Carolina Beach.
Except - and we don't mean to jinx it - but the storm *is* heading further south from here and the wind did die down a bit so who is to say it didn't work entirely?
With recent official reports finding that last year's Hurricane Maria claimed almost 3,000 lives in Puerto Rico-an assertion that re-emerged onto the national spotlight Thursday after President Donald Trump, without providing evidence, alleged that those estimates were artificially inflated and politically motivated-it's worth exploring what it is that ultimately kills people, including the most vulnerable, when a hurricane strikes.
Yet another tropical storm formed in the Atlantic Thursday night.
Carolina Beach lies on a narrow strip of land in the southern part of North Carolina.
Schmeichel calls on Man Utd fans to get behind Mourinho
Manchester United have reportedly set their sights on Juventus superstar Paulo Dybala , who is also being tailed by Real Madrid. Pogba has failed to hit the heights that were expected of him, while his relationship with Jose Mourinho is extremely strained.
Meghan Markle Lets Her Dog Poop on Kensington Palace Grounds
The trip will commence on October 16, 2018 from Australia and will continue till October 31, 2018, Kensington Palace said in a statement.
Russian Federation calls on United Kingdom to help identify poisoning suspects
It was nearly certainly also approved outside the GRU at a senior level of the Russian state". Novichok was found in a counterfeit perfume bottle that police found in Mr Rowley's house.
In Wilmington, North Carolina, a steady rain began to fall as gusts of winds intensified, causing trees to sway and stoplights to flicker.
Agency spokesman John Konkus said regional staff have been conducting response planning, and the EPA is prepared to assist state environmental agencies as well.
With Florence moving slowly and stalling, the storm surge is going to be a bigger, longer-term factor than normal because the water "just keeps piling up", Needham said. At one rectangular table in the conference room, there were FEMA officials who were tasked with monitoring the state's four nuclear plants in order to certify that will be OK to operate after the storm passes.
More than 1 million people have been ordered to evacuate and authorities urged them to get going before the streets become inundated.
"This time it's important".
"It is scary. When somebody tells you something like that, it's my cue to get out".
Hurricane Florence is on a path of destruction that will put millions of people at risk and threaten billions of dollars in property damage, centered on the Carolinas, through this weekend. "We just want prayers from everyone". He stayed in the bar to ride out the storm. Among the tips: Prepare a safety kit and avoid driving through floodwater. In the Philippines, evacuations were under way with Super Typhoon Mangkhut expected to hit on Saturday in an area impacting an estimated 5.2 million people. "I charged the batteries of my electronic devices, I have beers and video games".
"We have lots of water, we've got lots of food, lots of canned food, non-perishable food", she said.
The US Army Corps of Engineers said it is monitoring two North Carolina dams - in Wake Forest and Cary - as well as three additional ones in Virginia. It was the first year that the hurricane center had started new storm surge warnings.
Millions of people are in the path of the Category 1 storm which on Thursday evening was moving west at only 6 miles per hour (9 km/h).
Sep 14 2018
Lexus ES gets new side mirrors
The system goes above and beyond by zooming out or enhancing each view depending on when you signal or put the vehicle in reverse. The Japanese government lead the way in 2016 when it adopted rules allowing automakers to use cameras instead of mirrors.
Sep 14 2018
IPhone XS shows that Apple is now Tim Cook’s company
A dongle is a device used to connect a pair of headphones into a new Apple device, as any pair of non-Apple headphones don't fit. It consumes less power by running 40-50% more efficiently, performance is 15% faster and app launch speed gets a 30% boost.
Sep 14 2018
Amy Schumer changes her tune, votes for Cynthia Nixon
NY current labor laws make it illegal for public union employees to go on strike, resulting in fines and penalties. One of the candidates in the Democratic primary, Zephyr Teachout, pledged this week to investigate Mr.
Sep 11 2018
Luis Enrique's Spain: Six tasks he has to accomplish
Kane, who scored six goals in seven games, was presented with the award by England manager Gareth Southgate before kick-off. Rodrigo Moreno then took advantage of poor marking at a free-kick to score the victor from close range after 32 minutes.
Sep 11 2018
France flights: Planes grounded at Lyon as police chase hits runway
Authorities chase a person after they drove a vehicle across a field onto a runway at a major Lyon airport on Monday. The driver ran off when the vehicle came to a stop but was then arrested after being tackled by officers.
Sep 09 2018
Trump Wants Jeff Sessions To Investigate The Anonymous NYT Op-ed
This image released by Simon & Schuster shows 'Fear: Trump in the White House, ' by Bob Woodward, available on September 11. The president noted that all of the top administration officials have already denied authorship of the letter.
Sep 08 2018
Thiem: Nadal defeat will stick in my mind forever
It was the second time Nadal played a 4 hours + match, with his third round win over Karen Khachanov ending at 4 hours 23 minutes. Dominic Thiem , of Austria, reacts after losing a point to Rafael Nadal , of Spain, during the quarterfinals of the U.S.
Sep 07 2018
North Korea's Kim says wants to denuclearise in Trump's first term - Seoul
The two Koreas technically remain at war as the 1950-53 war ended only with an armistice, not a peace treaty. We haven't had any nuclear tests, we haven't had any missile tests, which we consider a great thing.
Sep 06 2018
IPhone Xs Max could be the name of Apple's best phone yet
The iPhone X Plus was tipped to roll with a 6.5-inch display, while the standard iPhone X comes with a 5.8-inch display. As it happens every time, Apple is holding the event in the month of September and on the same day as past year .
Sep 05 2018
Colton Underwood Breaks Up with Tia Booth on 'Bachelor in Paradise'
Nick in the Morning readers were teased last week about how Colton Underwood might be the new star of ABC's "The Bachelor ". The 26-year-old was then eliminated from the show, clearly heartbroken by not being able to continue things with Becca.
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