The National Weather Service said on Twitter on Friday night that Morehead City had received 23.04 inches of rain with more heavy rain coming. My wifes in a panic right now.
Its top sustained winds have dropped to 70 miles per hour (110 kph), and it's at a near standstill, moving west at just 3 miles per hour (6 kph).
"This rainfall will produce catastrophic flash flooding and prolonged significant river flooding", the hurricane center said.
The hurricane center predicts as much as 101 centimeters (40 inches) of rain for some parts of North Carolina.
"Florence slowly weakening just inland over eastern SC but causing catastrophic flooding over North and SC", the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said early Saturday morning, after downgrading it from a hurricane to a tropical storm the previous day.
Zimbabwe's government criticized over cholera outbreak
Informal housing areas without running water have mushroomed and basic infrastructure has collapsed after years of neglect. Patients infected with cholera receive treatment in a polyclinic in Harare , Zimbabwe , on September 14, 2018.
Hundreds of people in North Carolina have been rescued from rising water.
Officials in New Bern, which dates to the early 18th century, said over 100 people were rescued from floods and the downtown was under water by Friday afternoon.
"These are folks who chose to stay and ride out the storm for whatever reason, despite having a mandatory evacuation", city public information officer Colleen Roberts said.
New Bern resident Latasha Jones is one of the more fortunate ones. They ventured out in life jackets into waste-deep water to tie the boat and another floating by to a tree.
A police spokesperson told the news station that the family-of-three were trapped in the Wilmington home.
Trump is expected to travel to the storm-ravaged region "by early to middle of next week, once it is determined his travel will not disrupt any rescue or recovery efforts", White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement Friday.
The president visited the Houston area a year ago in the wake of Hurricane Harvey and got blasted by many for not showing empathy toward the survivors. The storm is moving west at 5 miles per hour and a slow westward movement will continue across extreme eastern SC through Saturday. The homes of about 10 million were under watches or warnings for the hurricane or tropical storm conditions. Super Typhoon Mangkhut was expected to hit an area in the Philippines on Saturday that would affect 5.2 million people.
The West Coast Marine Mammal Stranding Network and airlines flying in and out of the San Juan Islands are on the lookout, he said. The Center for Whale Research in Friday Harbor, Washington said the last known sighting of J50 was September 7.
Fournette, who did not practice at all this week, indicated recently that he'll be a game-time decision with his injury. If Campbell doesn't play, rookie and first-round draft pick Taven Bryan likely would make his first career start.
Western parts of the United Kingdom are expected to be the worst affected, but the Met Office warning covers the North East too. Bizarrely temperatures could surge to 27C as we approach October. "There will be a dry and sunny start for England and Wales".
Barzee was treated at the Utah State Hospital for about five years following her arrest, and testified in 2010 against Mitchell. She added that Barzee was always a little vulnerable and that Mitchell was manipulative. "I am a Christian", she said.
Emergency declarations were in force in Georgia, South and North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia. If confirmed by the National Weather Service, that would break the state record for rainfall from a tropical cyclone.
Hunt explained that the BPS plastic is more stable, "but it induced similar effects on the process of making eggs and sperm". The study concludes that these "findings add to growing evidence of the biological risks posed by this class of chemicals".
In Jacksonville, a relentless band of heavy rain gutted buildings, drenched streets and left wildlife to battle the rising waters. This will cause devastating flooding across much of Onslow County with travel made impossible and many homes completely flooded.
The play-calling will be criticized, but the majority of plays were doomed from the start simply because the Seminoles' offensive. He was replaced by redshirt freshman Tommy DeVito , who threw for 177 yards and a touchdown.
Microscopic traces of ancient starches extracted from the Raqefet Cave (left) are compared to starches replicated in the lab. The efforts put into producing the alcoholic beverage showed the importance of the drink in the Natufian culture, he noted.
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In one of the most revolting scenes imaginable on a field of play, Costa leaned right in and gobbed into Di Francesco's mouth. Juventus , chasing an eighth successive Serie A title, have 12 points, three ahead of Napoli.
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Cornerback Joe Haden (hamstring) and guard David DeCastro (hand), who were both doubtful, will not play for Pittsburgh. Roethlisberger returned to the practice field on Friday and was listed as a full participant.
Ruth Davidson: PM job would risk my mental health
A year later she was diagnosed with clinical depression but the medication gave her "desperate, dark, bad dreams". But the 39-year-old today told The Sunday Times : 'You have to want it and I don't want to be prime minister.
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It's possible it was even closer than that, a testament to how evenly matched and well-prepared the two fighters were. Khan was impressed by the quality of the fight and lauded Canelo for his gameplan. "I think we controlled the fight".
North Carolina TV station evacuates due to rising waters
The city of 29,000 that's near the North Carolina coast is surrounded by two rivers on the east and south. "We all know that". Hours before the storm made landfall September 14, workers at New Bern's WCTI-TV NewsChannel 12 had to abandon their studio.
A.M. Update: Prolonged rain will bring floods
Cooper said floodwaters were continuing to rise, and he urged evacuees to "stay put" until they received "the official all-clear". Hundreds of thousands of homes across North and SC are without power and tens of thousands of people are in emergency shelters.
Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge smashes marathon world record in Berlin
Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge reacts after winning the Berlin Marathon setting a new world record on September 16, 2018 in Berlin . Amos Kipruto of Kenya was second in 2:06:23 with Kenya's Wilson Kipsang , the former world record holder, third in 2:06:48.
Former President Obama campaigns for Cordray in Ohio
This is not normal what we're seeing, it is radical. "Because what's at stake goes beyond partisan politics", said Obama. Obama should help spur turnout, especially among black voters whose participation fell off in 2016, Beck said.