Hurricane Florence Makes Landfall

9-14 Florence Visible Satellite

Hurricane Florence made landfall this morning near Wrightsville Beach, NC as a Category 1 storm. Wind gusts near 100 mph were reported as the eyewall moved over land.

9-14 Florence Forecast Track

The storm will continue to slowly meander to the W/SW over the coming hours. Life-threatening flooding is possible as Florence continues to drop potentially recording breaking rainfall. Some locations could pick up nearly 40″ of rain in the next several days.

9-14 Florence Forecast Rainfall

Although Florence has made landfall and weakened slightly in terms of wind speed, the danger is not over. Surge and flooding will continue to pose threats today.

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