But forecasters said its extreme size meant it could batter the US East Coast with hurricane-force winds for almost a full day. "It's an uninvited brute who doesn't want to leave". "But I think we're ready".
Once a Category 4 hurricane with winds of 140 miles per hour (225 km/h), the hurricane was downgraded to a Category 1 on Thursday night in the US. We will have tropical storm force winds and rain and storm surge continues to be our main concern with extreme flooding.
In Jacksonville, North Carolina, city officials posted photos of toppled gas pumps and a downed trees early Friday, warning residents to take shelter and avoid roadways.
The No. 1 mission right now, Cooper said, is to save lives.
A North Carolina weatherman who remained at his post to provide live updates on Hurricane Florence was forced to evacuate mid-broadcast as the TV station began to flood.
Morehead City resident Rebecca Marson decided not to evacuate because her surgeon husband wanted to remain behind with other first responders.
In a new demonstration of the network's CGI capabilities, hosts have presented from the centre of a digital storm surge to demonstrate the hurricane's damaging potential. The agency adds that people trapped by flooding should "never enter attics or crawl spaces".
It was expected to begin pushing its way westward across SC later in the day, in a watery siege that could go on all weekend.
The barrier island of Emerald Isle is under water, with ocean waves rolling in over a six-foot storm surge and crashing into homes.
According to the BBC, floodwaters may ride up to 13ft (4 metres) and Federal Emergency Management Agency administrator, Brock Long, explained: "So this is a very unsafe storm".
To prepare for this storm, businesses have been boarding up, and supplies have been readied for what is expected to be a large-scale relief operation.
Officials in several states have declared states of emergency, including in the Carolinas, Georgia, Virginia and Maryland, where coastal areas are still recovering from summer storms. Thousands of soldiers from their National Guard forces have been mobilized. The fear is that during that slow march west, it'll drop torrential rains, flooding low-lying areas and overwhelming rivers. That advisory came out on August 30, when Florence was developing near the Cabo Verde Islands across the Atlantic.
On Friday, September 7, rapper and recording artist Mac Miller was found dead from an apparent overdose at the age of 26. They both start giggling as he says, "Baby, stop", and reaches for the camera, but she tells him, "Make me happy".
The scathing report is highly critical of governance and structures across the screening programme and within the HSE. Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said he was "disgusted" that people who were ill or bereaved had to hear about it in this way.
She urged the Mnangagwa administration to "learn from its predecessor's mistakes" and act urgently before more lives are lost. In December 2008, the Zimbabwean government declared the outbreak a national emergency and requested global aid.
The now untitled Arrowverse crossover will take place across three nights, kicking off on Sunday, Dec. 9th on The Flash at 8 p.m. DC Comics icon Lois Lane will be appearing in the DC TV/Arrowverse crossover which starts on Sunday, December 9 with The Flash .
Watford reported their top-flight rivals for an alleged rule breach after the Toffees tried to hire the Portuguese last season. However, defender Seamus Coleman will be out for two weeks with a stress fracture of the foot.
Those app developers and early adopters already running the iOS 12 beta have reported great improvements on older devices. Clicking on it will bring up an install box and the user will subsequently be asked to type in their iOS device passcode.
With good reason, Meghan Markle's father confessed to colluding with paparazzi and staging photos in order to make a quick buck. Meghan's third great-grandmother was the first of her mother's family to move to Los Angeles, where Meghan was born in 1981.
She even posted a photo in one of the brand's bodysuits on September 12, just two days after her date with the 31-year-old. Bella, whose father is legendary producer Jimmy Jam, has modeled for Calvin Klein, Guess, and Forever 21.
In South Carolina and inland parts of North Carolina, 5 to 10 inches of rain could fall, with 20 inches possible in some areas. At 8 a.m. (1200 GMT) on Wednesday the storm was located about 530 miles (855 km) southeast of Cape Fear, North Carolina.
Unemployment rate flat despite strong jobs growth
Employment rose by 29,000 people in August on a trend basis and has increased by an average of 22,600 people per month this year. The bulk of the growth was in full-time positions with 33,700 jobs created, while part-time work increased by 10,200.
Freedom Mobile iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max Pricing
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Ailing killer whale is declared dead off Northwest US coast
The whales are in such bad shape that experts prepared last-ditch efforts to save the emaciated almost 4-year-old known as J50. Debate swirled over whether the agency should act, or why it hadn't acted sooner, and the ethics of such extreme intervention.
York Region reports first human case of West Nile virus
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Cartoonist vilified for Serena tantrum cartoon
Photo/Julio CortezChair umpire Carlos Ramos is led off court after the US Open final, which Serena Williams lost. She added, "He's never taken a game from a man because they said 'thief .' For me it blows my mind".