A mother and her eight-month-old baby were killed Friday when a tree fell on a house, according to a tweet from police in Wilmington, N.C. The father was transported to a hospital for treatment.
In Pender County, a woman died from a heart attack after paramedics were not able to get to her. The governor's office said a man was electrocuted while trying to connect extension cords in the rain.
"We moved all the furniture up in case the water comes in but the water seems to be staying at the edge of the driveway", he said, adding that if the wind picks up and the rain keeps coming, that could change. "More than likely it's maybe a mindset of 'we've been through this before, '" he said.
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Response teams had already "brought in busloads" of rescued people from areas including Fairfield Harbor, New Bern, Adams Creek and Township 7, she said. Calls for help multiplied as the wind picked up and the tide rolled in.
Although the storm is beginning to move away, WRAL Chief Meteorologist Greg Fishel said the Triangle should still expect heavy rain for the next 24 hours.
Volunteers rescue residents and their pets from their flooded homes in New Bern. They ventured out in life jackets into waste-deep water to tie the boat and another floating by to a tree.
Although Brunswick County is under mandatory evacuation, Ingram said some people made a decision to stay in their homes.
"It will not stop, this weather event of Florence", Begnaud said.
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Florence has lost a bit of steam as it starts to move inlands and winds are down to maximum gusts of 75 miles per hour.
The homes of about 10 million were under watches or warnings for the hurricane or tropical storm conditions.
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The enormous waves were recorded in the northeast quadrant of the hurricane , which is the strongest area of the storm. The agency is also monitoring a tropical disturbance that has a 60 percent chance of forming a tropical storm .
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Another 400 people were in shelters in Virginia, where forecasts were less dire. "We have started to see the water recede". Areas from Wilmington through Fayetteville to Charlotte will experience 500-year to 1,000-year flood events, he said.
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Governor Cooper said there have been "several hundred" rescue operations and "there are still some people they need to get to". Wind gusts of up to 100 miles per hour were reported at Cape Fear Community College in Wilmington, the hurricane center said.
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