"Florence is expected to be an extremely risky major hurricane through Thursday", the NHC said in its latest bulletin.
On Sunday, Florence reached sustained winds of at least 74 miles per hour to be classified a hurricane.
It was moving west at 13 miles per hour, according to the National Hurricane Center. It is expected to strengthen and possibly become a Category 5 storm Tuesday before closing in on North or SC on Thursday.
Gov. Roy Cooper declaredNorth Carolina under a state of emergency last Friday. Florence is still on track to make a late Thursday landfall somewhere between Charleston, South Carolina and the Outter Banks. He said US 278 and USA 21 would be "ready for reversal" at noon Tuesday, but a final decision on whether to reverse flow on the two highways would come later from local authorities. State officials say 245,000 people live in the affected area, but officials warned the storm could affect the entire state.
Authorities anxious about the storm's potential to unleash prolonged torrential rains and widespread flooding across several states, especially if it lingers inland for several days.
By way of comparison, the maximum intensity of Hurricane Maria, the storm system which path of destruction left nearly 3,000 people dead in Puerto Rico, was 277.8 km/h, (150 knots), the NHC said.
Most of the projected paths show Florence making landfall in North Carolina.
Virginia Governor Ralph Northam's office warned of "catastrophic inland flooding, high winds and possible widespread power outages", cautioning that the deadliest risk would come from flooding. That could prolong a period of heavy rain across inland areas leading to devastating flooding.
Hurricane Helene, was spinning in the Atlantic off West Africa's Cape Verde islands with 85-mph (140-kph) winds on Monday, but did not appear to pose an immediate threat to land.
Hurricane Florence is forecast to make landfall later this week as a Category 3 storm with 115 miles per hour winds near Wilmington, North Carolina. Locations that have been directly hit by a category 4 hurricane in the past have been uninhabitable for weeks.
A storm surge is created by winds of a hurricane pushing ocean water toward the coast.
The State of Emergency Response Team, which includes the Emergency Management, State Highway Patrol and North Carolina National Guard, are ready to deploy. "We are hoping for the best and preparing for the worst", he said.
"While it is too soon to determine the exact timing, location, and magnitude of these impacts, interests at the coast and inland from SC into the mid-Atlantic region should closely monitor the progress of Florence, ensure they have their hurricane plan in place, and follow any advice given by local officials".
But negotiations have made little headway, while signs North Korea has maintained work on its weapons have emerged. During his meeting with the South Korean envoys, Kim said an end-of-war declaration wouldn't weaken the U.S.
Remarkably, Mouratoglou admitted he was coaching Williams from the sidelines, as he made these comments to ESPN. She then held serve to make it 5-4 and Osaka then served out the match to win her first Grand Slam title.
BA apologised in July after technology issues caused dozens of its flights to and from London's Heathrow Airport to be cancelled. The recommendation does not apply to customers who bought tickets or changed reservations outside those times.
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When Unsworth called Musk's proposed mini-submarine a PR stunt, Musk responded by calling Unsworth a pedophile on Twitter . Now that Tesla is remaining a public company, it will be up to its board to determine if and how his role might change.
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