Hurricane Florence evacuations expand, with ‘disaster at doorstep’

A man runs past a mandatory evacuation sign before Hurricane Florence comes ashore in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, U.S., September 12, 2018. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

WILMINGTON, N.C. (Reuters) – Hurricane Florence, growing in size and intensity, crept closer to the U.S. East Coast on Wednesday as disaster mobilisations expanded south from the Carolinas into Georgia to counter the threat of fierce winds, deadly high seas and calamitous floods. The centre of Florence, a slow-moving Category 3 hurricane, is expected to […]

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