NEW BERN, N.C. | Fearsome new stage begins as Florence floods inland rivers

16Sep - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News



NEW BERN, N.C.— As the death toll from Florence mounted and hundreds of people were pulled from flooded homes, North Carolina is bracing for what could be the next stage of a still-unfolding disaster: widespread, catastrophic river flooding.

After blowing ashore as a hurricane with 90 mph (145 kph) winds, Florence virtually parked itself much of the weekend atop the Carolinas as it pulled warm water from the ocean and hurled it onshore.

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