My two previous threads:
Landfall at 7.15am 9/14/18 near Wrightsville Beach, NC:
But even as a Cat 1 she had high wind *for NC*. A storm this bad is not rare for the USA, but she is rare for NC.
Please take this storm seriously. The multi-day ordeal is just starting.
Don't go into the attic, you could get trapped there.
Go onto the roof instead.
Use a bedsheet to be seen by rescuers
>A woman in Pender Co. suffered a fatal heart attack, first responders couldn't reach her because of storm debris in the roadway.
>In Lenoir Co. a person was killed while plugging in a generator.
In some areas, power is starting to be restored, but for other areas the worst flooding is yet to come.
Some NC locations have already had over 32 inches of rain, and they have at least 15 inches to come... I think they will probably end up over 50 inches in total.