Sunday 23 September 2018

WATCH: Hurricane Florence as seen from International Space Station

Hurricane Florence has strengthened into a category 4 storm as it closes in on North and South Carolina, carrying wind and water that could wreak havoc over a wide stretch of the eastern US coast.

South Carolina's governor ordered the state's entire coastline to be evacuated starting at noon on Tuesday.

Read more: Evacuations underway as Florence strengthens to category 4 hurricane

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