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Hurricane Florence: Heaviest rain, wind hits Wilmington, North Carolina

8 monthes ago   |   By NBC News

TODAY's Dylan Dreyer is reporting live from Wilmington, North Carolina, with updates on weather conditions as the powerful Hurricane Florence approaches. The eyewall of the storm, carrying the strongest winds and the heaviest rain, is passing through the area. Dreyer reports heavy pushes can batter secure structures, while flooding continues in the streets.
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Hurricane Florence storm surge may not be covered by insurance

Hurricane Florence storm surge may not be covered by insurance

8 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

A little-known insurance clause could spell trouble for many residents in North and South Carolina, where a storm surge of up to 14 feet is expected as Hurricane Florence sweeps through, according to a report. As a result of the “anti-concurrent causation clause,” many people could soon discover that their policies don't cover damage from...
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The Latest: 400,000 lose power, many flooded by Florence

8 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

WILMINGTON, N.C. - The Latest on Hurricane Florence : 8:15 a.m. Hurricane Florence is dumping rain on North Carolina and pushing a storm surge taller than most humans onto communities near the coast. The center of the eye of the hurricane made landfall in Wrightsville, North Carolina, and was moving slowly westward just south of Wilmington. Coastal and river communities on the north side of Florence are getting the worst of the flooding as the hurricane swirls onto land pushing a life-threatening storm surge.
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Hurricane Florence: Cajun Navy Sends Volunteers to North & South Carolina to Help Search & Rescue Efforts

8 monthes ago   |   By FOX News

Thousands of North and South Carolina residents evacuated their homes ahead of Hurricane Florence.
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Wind ‘Rocks the House' as Florence Moves In

8 monthes ago   |   By NY Times

Windows rattled, fields of cattails bowed and waved, and residents of the coast of North Carolina braced themselves in the strong winds that came ahead of Hurricane Florence.
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Florence Makes Landfall Near Wilmington; 9 Feet of Storm Surge Reported in Places

8 monthes ago   |   By Slate

Hurricane Florence came ashore as a Category 1 this morning near Wilmington, North Carolina just after 7 a.m.
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