Watch the Coast Guard in North Carolina in action, rescuing people and pets in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.
The deadly storm (at least 17 people confirmed dead ) was still dumping rain and had top winds around 30 mph early Monday, but forecasters said it was expected to gradually pick up forward speed and complete a big turn toward the Northeast.
(U.S. Coast Guard video by Petty Officer 2nd Class David Micallef, Petty Officer 1st Class Jordon Shevlin, Petty Officer 1st Class Steve Maccaferri, Petty Officer 2nd Class Dustin Williams, Air Station Atlantic City, Air Station Elizabeth City)
Our sister publication, Port City Daily, is in Wilmington, North Carolina. Here’s the latest on the ground: