Hurricane Florence: giant waves batter North Carolina coast


Hurricane Florence is continuing to push towards a landfall around the North Carolina/South Carolina border, with the central Atlantic seaboard lashed by damaging winds and storm surge. Florence is pushing out maximum sustained winds of 100mph and moving WNW at a sluggish 5mph – which could inflate rainfall totals and increase the number of areas that experience catastrophic flooding
Hurricane Florence: Carolinas brace for ‘storm of lifetime’ – live updates