Florence, Atlantic National Hurricane Center, Atlantic discussed on 24 Hour News
Play by ear until tomorrow. National Hurricane Center says Florence which has weakened a bit to one hundred fifteen miles per hour. Top sustained winds remains a dangerous dorm life threatening storm surge in rainfall expected deputy director, Ed Rappaport hazards, will be increasing the conditions will be deteriorating tomorrow and by tomorrow night and early Friday. They'll be near their worst along the coast. Florence is expected to produce a nine foot storm surge in North Carolina and. Rain totals from foot to more than three feet in some locations. Turns away in the Atlantic National Hurricane Center specialist. Daniel Brown's says it's now a category. Three storm is expected to make landfall later this week. Now, we're looking at the potential for impacts in the southeast US along south coast by Thursday or Friday has four exactly where it'll hit it's early but models haven't heading for the south east or mid Atlantic. Co residents essentially from Georgia through the Carolinas and even into the mid Atlantic states need to be paying close attention to the forecast for Florence Brown says it's expected to game strength potentially reaching category. Four status, but that it will weaken once it hits land where rain and wind will be a real problem could produce a prolonged period of very heavy rainfall across portions of the mid Atlantic region. And that's another one of the main concerns not only the wind. But also the dangerous storm surge and potential for for flooding horns is being compared to Harvey because.