Hurricane Florence Is Generating 83-Foot Waves in the Atlantic

The National Hurricane Center's official forecast shows that if Helene can hold together, it will impact Ireland and the northern United Kingdom by early this upcoming week. said. Tropical storm-force winds extend outward from the eye of the sto... More..

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Hurricane Florence latest: Powerful storm to hit Carolinas on United States coast
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Hurricane Florence latest: Powerful storm to hit Carolinas on United States coast

More than 60 others had to be rescued as a cinderblock motel collapsed. "It's not going to take much in a lot of these areas to saturate the soil, so trees are going to come down really easily" and knock dow...More..

by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Florence's 'violent grind' leaves at least four dead in Carolinas

The News & Observer reports that the storm's path shifted early Wednesday and it is now bearing down on southern North Carolina and northern SC, where it could dump up to 40 inches of rain in places. For anyone...More..

by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Mother, infant are first two confirmed deaths from Hurricane Florence

The National Hurricane Center downgraded it to a tropical storm on Friday afternoon, but warned it would dump as much as 30 to 40 inches of rain on the southeastern coast of North Carolina and into the northe...More..

Hurricane Florence Approaches US East Coast
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Hurricane Florence Approaches US East Coast

Florence has it all: Hot ocean temperatures that fuel hurricanes . NHC said, "The center of Florence will be moving inland very soon, but is expected to slow down even more today and tonight ". "It's insa...More..

Space Station astronaut captures mammoth Hurricane Florence from directly above
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Space Station astronaut captures mammoth Hurricane Florence from directly above

Time is running short to get out of the way of Hurricane Florence , a monster of a storm that has a region of more than 10 million people in its potentially devastating sights. It says the threat of freshw...More..

by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Hurricane Florence Rocks Wooden Pier in Nags Head

Emergency officials on Wrightsville Beach were able to assess the beginning impacts of Hurricane Florence before day turned to night Thursday. A 78-year-old man was electrocuted attempting to connect extens...More..

by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Incredible Hurricane Florence weather report goes viral

Florence has weakened to a tropical storm, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Friday, adding that still life-threatening storm surges and catastrophic freshwater flooding are expected over por...More..

Latest Update on Hurricane Helene, Tropical Storm Isaac, Gulf Depression
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Latest Update on Hurricane Helene, Tropical Storm Isaac, Gulf Depression

The tropical storm remnants are passing south of the island and moving west across the Caribbean region. "Overcast with moderate to heavy rain for south-west England, Wales, Ireland, north-west England and Sc...More..

Hurricane Florence Storm Surge: The Craziest Videos & Photos
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Hurricane Florence Storm Surge: The Craziest Videos & Photos

More than 1 million people have been ordered to evacuate - but the window to do so is nearly over. Because most are managed as wild animals, numerous horses will be left to fend for themselves, said Paula Gil...More..

by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

FEMA said budget diverted to ICE will not impact response to Florence

Regardless of its intensity at landfall, Florence is a unsafe hurricane that will cause life-threatening conditions for portions of the Southeast U.S. Evacuation orders for low-lying areas were issued Monday an...More..

Five dead from Hurricane Florence, including mother and baby, say officials
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Five dead from Hurricane Florence, including mother and baby, say officials

The 400-mile-wide hurricane has unloaded heavy rain, flattened trees, chewed up roads and knocked out power to more than 600,000 homes and businesses. Gradual weakening is expected throughout the day Friday, ...More..

by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Florence sits on doorstep of Carolinas with projected winds of 100mph

Heavy flooding is expected, with a storm surge up to 13ft (4 metres) in the area stretching from Cape Fear to Cape Lookout, North Carolina . At the city's airport, the wind was gusting at 91 miles per hour. ...More..

by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Georgia governor declares emergency ahead of hurricane

As of now, Florence is due to make landfall very early Friday morning, somewhere in the Carolinas. This email will be delivered to your inbox once a day in the afternoon. The city said two Federal Emergency...More..

Storm Helene to bring wet and windy weather to Ireland
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Storm Helene to bring wet and windy weather to Ireland

This general motion is expected to continue through the next few days. There are now four storms swirling in the Atlantic Ocean with the formation of Tropical Storm Joyce. Helene is among a glut of tropical s...More..

SpaceX Announces New Plan to Send Tourist Around Moon
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

SpaceX Announces New Plan to Send Tourist Around Moon

After people responded with questions, Musk weighed in and confirmed that the render of the Big Falcon Rocket, which is still in development , is new and "intentionally " created to resemble one seen in a cl...More..

Airlines Waiving Change Fees Ahead of Hurricane Florence
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Airlines Waiving Change Fees Ahead of Hurricane Florence

Tropical storm force winds have sustained speeds of at least 39 miles per hour. With little wind shear to pull the storm apart, Florence's hurricane wind field is expected to expand over the coming days, incr...More..

ISS images show massive Hurricane Florence from 400 km up
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

ISS images show massive Hurricane Florence from 400 km up

Flooding from Hurricane Florence swept across the Carolinas early on Friday as the massive storm surged toward the coast, threatening record rainfall and leaving scores trapped by rising waters. Surroundi...More..

Hurricane Florence has weakened but will still be devastating
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Hurricane Florence has weakened but will still be devastating

This is a developing story . The utility also said Thursday it is shutting down a coastal North Carolina nuclear power plant ahead of Hurricane Florence . Emerald Isle is about 84 miles (135 kilometers) n...More..

Ailing orca J50 is missing and presumed dead
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Ailing orca J50 is missing and presumed dead

The orcas have struggled with pollution, boat noise and, most severely, a lack of their preferred prey, chinook salmon, because of dams, habitat loss and overfishing. J50's condition has been getting worse and ...More..

by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Weather Channel uses mixed reality to show the effects of a hurricane

The National Weather Service forecasts minor to major flooding along rivers anywhere from the Carolinas to Maryland in the coming days. As of 8 a.m., the hurricane is predicted to make landfall along th...More..

Hurricane Florence begins to batter U.S. east coast
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Hurricane Florence begins to batter U.S. east coast

The city's official Twitter account urged residents to move to the upper floors of their homes. As of 6 a.m., Florence was centered just 10 miles (20 kilometers) east of Wilmington , North Carolina. And ...More..

by | Friday, September 14, 2018

'This storm is a monster' - 1.7 million flee from Florence

Hurricane Florence is expected to cause devastation when it makes landfall later today or early tomorrow, with "life-threatening storm surge" and intense rainfall. Officials in several states have declared sta...More..

Hurricane Florence starts its prolonged assault on the Carolinas
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Hurricane Florence starts its prolonged assault on the Carolinas

Even if you didn't know that the powerful storm is forecast to gain strength as it hits the coast on Friday , or that it will dump several months of rain onto the region in a mere few days, or that the storm...More..

Colbert fact-checks Trump's 'sickening' Hurricane Maria comments
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Colbert fact-checks Trump's 'sickening' Hurricane Maria comments

When Trump visited in October 2017, two weeks after the storm hit, the death toll at the time was indeed 16 people. The report came almost a year after a much-maligned visit to Puerto Rico by Trump two week...More..

by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Hurricane Florence Brings Life-Threatening Storm Surge To The Carolinas

It was forecast to make landfall mid-day Friday near Cape Fear, North Carolina , bringing up to 40 inches (1 meter) of rain, and storm surges as high as 13 feet (4 meters), the NHC said. He also urged those ...More..

by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Fears as Hurricane Florence nears U.S. coast

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper said, 'The time to prepare is nearly over. "Tens of thousands of structures are expected to be flooded, and many more by rising rivers and creeks". Up to 40 inches of rain ...More..

by | Friday, September 14, 2018

These Photos of Hurricane Florence From Space Are Mind Boggling

The massive power behind Hurricane Florence resulted in wonderful, and downright terrifying, images and videos taken from space. Now hurricane "Florence" waiting in Washington, where he also declared a stat...More..

Hurricane Florence now a Category 2, but remains ‘extremely dangerous’
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Hurricane Florence now a Category 2, but remains ‘extremely dangerous’

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal declared a state of emergency "in light of the storm's forecasted southward track after making landfall". Forecasters said conditions will only get more lethal as the storm smas...More..

Mass evacuations ordered as Hurricane Florence approaches US
by | Friday, September 14, 2018

Mass evacuations ordered as Hurricane Florence approaches US

David Fountain, president of Duke Energy North Carolina, emphasized the potential implications of hurricane, which is now a category 4. "If you are in one of the evacuation zones, you need to leave now". Foreca...More..