As Florence churned across the Atlantic packing winds of 205km/h, President Donald Trump and state officials stepped up appeals to residents in the path of the monster storm to evacuate before it is too late. "We are ready for the big one that is coming!"
The trend is "exceptionally bad news", said University of Miami hurricane researcher Brian McNoldy, since it "smears a landfall out over hundreds of miles of coastline, most notably the storm surge".
It has forecasted that parts of North Carolina could receive as much as up to one metre (40 inches) of rain.
"This rainfall would produce catastrophic flash flooding and significant river flooding", the NHC said.
"We will experience power outages, we will have infrastructure damage, there will be homes damaged, there will be debris on the roads - this will be a storm that creates and causes massive damage to our country", announced Jeffrey Byard, Response and Recovery administrator for FEMA.
The entire coastlines of North and SC, in addition to some parts of southeastern Virginia, are under a mandatory evacuation plan.
"The state is mobilising all available resources to ensure public safety", Deal said.
How big is the area covered by Storm Surge Watches and Warnings?
A state of emergency has been declared in D.C. and in states, including Virginia and the Carolina's. Parts of SC could see 5 to 10 inches, with isolated areas getting 20 inches, said the center.
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The eastbound lanes of several major highways have been shut down to allow for a smooth flow of traffic inland. As it turns into southern SC. "We are totally prepared", Trump said at the White House.
"They told me to bring a pillow and blanket", Whisler said.
"The atmosphere overall, before the potential landfall, certainly looks like we are going to have a very unsafe hurricane on our hands", Weather Channel meteorologist Jim Cantore told the Wilmington (N.C.) StarNews. The storm caused an estimated $125 billion of damage along the Gulf Coast. "We're trying to get everyone out, and as such we are shutting the hospital down".
"It's not safe to try to care here", said Dr. Jon Pangia, the hospital's Emergency Medical Director.
"Everything is packed", Espinoza said.
"I've been through hurricanes before but never with kids", she said.
Since Tuesday, forecasts have shifted the storm track towards the south and southwest after it reaches the coast, which could increase the storm's severity in coastal SC through Myrtle Beach and Charleston and even into parts of Georgia.
And he had advice for coastal residents.
In Virginia, 245,000 coastal residents were ordered to evacuate.
LATER NEXT WEEK: The remnants of Hurricane Florence could bring some heavy rain to the D.C. region by next week.
Bolton said the main objection is the idea the ICC could have higher authority than the USA constitution and U.S. sovereignty. A Palestinian academic based in the Swiss city of Geneva said the United States move "should not come as a surprise".
Tropical Storm Helene formed late Friday night off the coast of Africa, one of three storms - two named - now in the Atlantic. Virginia joined North and SC in declaring a state of emergency ahead of the storm, which is expected to be a major hurricane.
The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office has not announced any road blocks ahead of Hurricane Florence as of Monday afternoon. Forecasters said Florence could become an extremely risky major hurricane sometime Monday and remain that way for days.
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Authorities closed a major highway and issued evacuation orders to areas in the path of the expanding conflagration. The fire also was disrupting train routes in the area and local schools, at least one of which evacuated.
Pence says Obama rolled out "the same exhausted arguments that he and liberals have made over the last eight years". Obama , himself, acknowledged that his critique of President Trump was something of a deviation from tradition.
So far, the storm has caused the death of at least 19 people in North Carolina and destroyed thousands of homes in it's path. Helene: The 5:00am advisory on Hurricane Helene has the storm with maximum sustained winds of 85 miles per hour .
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The hurricane center said the storm is expected to strengthen and speed up as it approaches the Carolina coast in the coming days. And the storm surge , which could be as much as 12 feet in some areas, will be on top of sea level rise from climate change.
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