OneShot: Florence, A Silent View From Space

Hurricane Florence from space:

The video also includes still images from NASA astronaut Ricky Arnold, who photographed the storm from the ISS.

Florence plowed into the Carolinas, knocking down trees, gorging rivers, dumping sheets of rain as it lumbered slowly inland before it was downgraded to a tropical storm still capable of wreaking havoc.

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has been tracking one of the first major Atlantic hurricanes of 2018 - Hurricane Florence - that has been making rounds since Thursday.

"You put your life at risk by staying", North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper said.

Millions of people in the U.S. are in the path of Hurricane Florence and are getting ready for a storm that it's believed to land on the continent on early Saturday morning.

Liberty Mutual Insurance and Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company write the most commercial property insurance coverage in North and SC, according to a report on Wednesday by Moody's, citing data from SNL Financial. Florence is expected to remain a Category 4 storm when it makes landfall. Significant weakening is expected over the weekend. SC and North Carolina are evacuating people living in vulnerable areas along the coast.

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NASA's Aqua satellite provides an infrared look at the large and powerful Hurricane Florence taken yesterday (13 September).

White-capped flooding lashed homes and buildings and drowned street signs while occasional residents braved the wind in the town of Swansboro.

As the trough moves east, it will disrupt the winds that steer the hurricane, Stewart said.

Florence, now a Category 4 storm with sustained winds of 130 miles per hour (209 km/h), was previously expected to travel north, up the North Carolina coast, after making landfall, according to the statement.

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.

Hurricane Florence, a powerful Category 4 storm, could stall upon reaching the Carolina coast and make a slight shift south toward SC once it makes landfall, becoming "a major flooding event", according to Fox News Senior Meteorologist Janice Dean.

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