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Hurricane Florence is tropical cyclone nearing the Southeastern United States and the U.S. Mid-Atlantic states. Florence originated from a strong tropical wave that emerged off the west coast of Africa. Steady organization resulted in the formation of a tropical depression, environmental conditions tore the storm apart, and Florence degraded to a tropical storm later.The hurricane is moving towards land with maximum sustained wind speeds. Some areas of North Carolina saw almost a foot of rain in just a few hours. Sea levels begin to surge in land. Latest predictions show the storm slowing to a near standstill as it pummels the coast with abundant amounts of rain.Wind speeds are only expected to weaken on Saturday as the storm moves slowly across land.
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