Sunday November 18-th, 2018

Time almost up: Fierce Hurricane Florence aims at Southeast - Story | WFLD Time almost up: Fierce Hurricane Florence aims at Southeast - Story | WFLD

The South Carolina county encompassing Myrtle Beach has imposed a 7 p.m.to 7 a.m. curfew. Hurricane Florence could bring 32 miles per hour to 45 miles per hour winds Friday, Durham County emergency management officials said on Twitter .

Hurricane Florence: Georgia Governor declares state of EMERGENCY for all 159 counties

Hurricane Florence has the potential to bring catastrophic flooding to areas of the eastern United States already soaked by heavy rain and it may be the strongest storm to hit the region in decades. SC ordered the mandatory evacuation of one millio...

Alex Cora discusses Trump's comments on Puerto Rico Alex Cora discusses Trump's comments on Puerto Rico

An independent study commissioned by the Puerto Rican government estimates 2,975 people died as a result of the hurricane, but Trump said that number is false. That is only an estimate, however, since they did not study how each individual died, al...

No Hurricane Florence evacuation orders for Jasper, Beaufort

Its forward movement slowed to 12 miles per hour and top sustained winds stayed at 110 miles per hour. It was set to inundate nearly all of North Carolina in several feet of water, State Governor Roy Cooper told a news conference, while National...

'Catastrophic' Florence buffets USA east coast

As of 4 a.m., maximum sustained winds were at 90 miles per hour. "On a scale of 1 to 10, I'm probably a 7" in terms of worry, she said. Hurricane Florence is expected to hover over the Carolinas through Saturday night, dumping an insane amoun...

Hurricane Florence from space: photos of the hurricane showed in the NASA

In addition to the wide shots, some of Gerst's photos are zoomed-in views showing a look nearly directly down into Florence's giant eye. A video of the Category 2 Hurricane Florence has also been shared by NASA and it needs no introduction.

Hurricane Florence Rocks Wooden Pier in Nags Head

Florence is also expected to lose speed and "hover" once it reaches the coast, which will intensify the impacts of its heavy rainfall and storm surges , Ken Graham, director of the National Hurricane Center (NHC ), said in a Facebook Live update...

Scientists shocked by a discovery at the bottom of the ocean Scientists shocked by a discovery at the bottom of the ocean

During the expedition the team discovered some interesting species of snailfish, three to be more precise. These creatures live at such "extreme depths" that they rival the world's deepest-living fish - the Mariana snailfish ( pseudoliparis swire...

Projected Path Still Uncertain as Florence Moves Toward Carolinas

Winds and rain were arriving later in SC, and a few people were still walking on the sand at Myrtle Beach while North Carolina was getting pounded. As of 2 p.m. The message from North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper to residents was bleak. While ...

Hurricane Florence Zeroes In On Carolinas, Bringing 130 MPH Winds

Despite newer forecasts showing the storm turning south, it has the potential to be devastating for the coast and inland areas. The storm will essentially park itself over the area and then slowly move inland. Hurricane Florence is bearing down on ...

Hurricane Florence lashes Carolinas with heavy rain, floods

Large and unsafe, Hurricane Florence is drawing closer to the coast of the Carolinas, where it threatens to become the most intense storm to strike the region in at least 25 years, since Hugo. "Even the rescuers can not stay there", he said. Persis...

'Historic storm' lashes Carolinas with heavy rain, floods

The ISS is now orbiting at an altitude of about 400 km above the surface of the Earth meaning it has an incredible view of Hurricane Florence as it rages. "Employees and local contractors have inspected equipment, reviewed procedures and assemb...

USA and Caribbean brace for arrival of Hurricane Florence USA and Caribbean brace for arrival of Hurricane Florence

If Florence slows to a crawl just off the coast, it could carry torrential rains up into the Appalachian mountains, causing flash floods, mudslides and other risky weather across a wide area. NOAA's latest "probable" models see the center of the s...

Georgia declares state of emergency

Carolinians are smart to be wary of Hurricane Florence's impact on gas, after Hurricane Katrina cut supply lines from the Gulf Coast in 2005, leading to widespread shortages and consumer panic. The storm was heading for the coast of the two state...

ISS images show massive Hurricane Florence from 400 km up ISS images show massive Hurricane Florence from 400 km up

In Wilmington, resident Michael Wilson fortified his home against the wind and rain, and anxious. Again, the category may have been downgraded, but the storm surge could still rise up to 13 feet, which is enough to flood homes up to the first floor c...

Amazon's Jeff Bezos Unveils $2 Billion Philanthropic Fund Amazon's Jeff Bezos Unveils $2 Billion Philanthropic Fund

Bezos said on Twitter that the schools would be located in underserved communities and would be operated by his new Bezos Day One Fund. Launched in 1994 as an online bookseller, Amazon has become a retail powerhouse operating globally, and has expa...

Satellites Track, Illustrate Incoming Hurricane Florence

The storm's 12-mph forward speed Thursday morning was a marked drop from Wednesday's 17-mph speeds. Hurricane Florence , after weeks of warnings , has finally begun to touch down in the Carolinas on Thursday afternoon. The Hurricane Florence has...

Gov. Deal issues state of emergency ahead of storm - Updated Version

Forecast models predict Florence's center may slow to a crawl just off North Carolina early Friday and make a southwesterly turn - punishing the coast while moving perhaps only 2 to 3 miles per hour. For more information on hurricane preparedness, ...

Wind approaches outer banks of North Carolina Wind approaches outer banks of North Carolina

Discussing the latest Florence path track update, NHC added: "On the forecast track, the center of Florence will approach the coasts of North and SC later today, then move near or over the coast of southern North Carolina and eastern SC in the hur...

Latest Updates on Hurricane Florence and the Storm's Impact on Travel Latest Updates on Hurricane Florence and the Storm's Impact on Travel

Conditions will deteriorate through Thursday (local time): Starting along the coast, winds will accelerate, the rain will intensify, and the ocean will surge ashore. The precipitation from Florence will start midday Thursday and then it will rain for...

AI detects 72 fast radio bursts from a distant, unknown source

As part of a program called Breakthrough Listen , which scans the skies for signs of extraterrestrial intelligence, a team of researchers from the SETI Research Center at the University of California, Berkeley, chose to take an in-depth look at FRB ...

California Sets Goal to Utilize 100% Renewable Energy by 2045 California Sets Goal to Utilize 100% Renewable Energy by 2045

Jerry Brown , a Democrat in his final term, is expected to sign it. Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill on Monday mandating the state to strive towards this goal, along with an executive order calling for carbon neutrality throughout California.

Millions prepare as Hurricane Florence approaches USA coast Millions prepare as Hurricane Florence approaches USA coast

While Florence is no longer considered a major hurricane, its reach has expanded, threatening residents from Georgia to Virginia. Air Canada and Alaska Airlines have canceled their flights in and out of RDU on Thursday, but had not made any announc...

Hurricane Florence evacuations expand, with 'disaster at doorstep' Hurricane Florence evacuations expand, with 'disaster at doorstep'

Landfall is expected late Thursday or early Friday , and the National Hurricane Center fears the storm "will slow considerably or stall, leading to a prolonged and exceptionally heavy and unsafe rainfall event Friday-Sunday". Rather than pushing...

Hurricane Florence has weakened but it will still be devastating

Hurricane Florence is a Category-4 storm that's headed for the US East Coast and predicted to start impacting SC and North Carolina as early as Thursday morning, according to the National Hurricane Center . The path of Hurricane Florence has change...

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