Hurricane Florence projected path: How to track Hurricane Florence
16 September, 2018, 00:11 | Author: Emmett Howard
On the forecast track, the center of Florence will move over the southwestern Atlantic Ocean between Bermuda and the Bahamas today, and approach the coast of North Carolina or SC in the hurricane warning area on Thursday and Friday and move slowly near the coastline through Saturday. Life-threatening, catastrophic flash flooding and river flooding is likely.
The governors of Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina and SC have also declared a state of emergency for their states in preparation for Florence's arrival. As of now, Florence is due to make landfall very early Friday morning, somewhere in the Carolinas.
As Hurricane Florence continues to move toward the northwest at 15 miles per hour, we will see an increase in wind speed and rain chances starting Thursday morning.
"Forecasts generally project the storm to make landfall between northern SC and North Carolina's Outer Banks as a strong Category 3 on Thursday, although shifts in the track are possible and storm impacts will expand great distances beyond where landfall occurs". Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 70 miles from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 175miles.
Hurricane Florence pushes its way towards the Carolinas coast.
The path of Hurricane Florence could affect the homes of more than 5 million people, and more than 1 million of them have been ordered to evacuate.
Right now the storm does not have a lot of speed behind it, so the rainfall will likely be extensive along the coastal areas, with historic flooding predicted there.
The National Weather Service is forecasting heavy rainfall Sunday through Tuesday across central SC with flooding potential in the Upstate, northeast Georgia and the mountains of western North Carolina.
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Florence is expected to start bringing tropical storm force winds to the Carolinas late Thursday.
And it led to mixed signals from officials in SC, whose governor had canceled mandatory evacuation for several coastal counties.
For anyone needing a place to stay to escape the hurricane, both North Carolina and SC are updating their lists of emergency shelters.
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Rain projections also increased, with some locations along the North Carolina coast now expected to get up to 40 inches. Britain is bracing itself for strong winds and heavy rain as Hurricane Helene makes its way across the Atlantic.
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