MIAMI | WHAT’S HAPPENING: Rescues needed in Florence’s heavy rains

14Sep - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News



MIAMI | WHAT’S HAPPENING: Rescues needed in Florence’s heavy rains

MIAMI— It’s about the water, not the wind, with Hurricane Florence making an extended stay along the North Carolina coast.

Forecasters say “it cannot be emphasized enough that the most serious hazard associated with slow-moving Florence is extremely heavy rainfall, which will cause disastrous flooding that will be spreading inland.” Top sustained winds made it just a Category 1 hurricane but some communities were already submerged in more than 6 feet (2 meters) of water as the storm drenched the coast.

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