Florence 5 PM Advisory

Florence now a Cat 4 Hurricane with wind of 140 MPH. NHC forecast moves Florence steadily towards the coastline of the Southeast US through the week. Landfall possible from southeast Virginia; eastern North Carolina to northeast South Carolina late Thursday as a Cat 4 storm. Along with hurricane force winds and storm surge near the coast, inland areas of Virginia, West Virginia, North and South Carolina could experience rainfall totals in excess of 20 inches through Sunday.