Gillikin says the North Carolina Coastal Reserve stands ready to respond with whatever resources they can to help any animal suffering after the storm.
Forecasters said that given the storm's size and sluggish track, it could cause epic damage akin to what the Houston area saw during Hurricane Harvey just over a year ago, with floodwaters swamping homes and businesses and washing over industrial waste sites and hog-manure ponds.
As of 8 a.m. ET, the National Hurricane Center said Florence was centered about 170 miles east-southeast of Wilmington, North Carolina, and about 220 miles east of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
A state of emergency has been declared in five coastal states - North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Maryland and Virginia - as well as the USA capital Washington.
Almost 2,900 people are out of power in the Wampee and S.C. 9 area west of Little River, according to Horry Electric's website.
Roughly 1 million people are under evacuation orders.
Antonio Ramirez, a construction worker from El Salvador living in Leland, North Carolina, said he planned to ride out the worst of the weather with his dog Canelo.
"I said, 'Why get on the road like this?" "I should stay in my house, where I have water and food".
Give Rashford time to shine, insists Southgate
A United source was quoted by the Sun , claiming that the striker would have a hard decision to make next summer. Everton were interested in signing Marcus Rashford from Manchester United in the summer transfer window.
Now, Gottlieb is coordinating the largest scale initiative to enforce regulations against selling e-cigarettes to-date. These levels of nicotine are highly addictive, particularly to the developing brains of children and teenagers.
More than 80,000 people were already without power as the storm began buffeting the coast, and more than 12,000 were in shelters. Spanish moss waved in the trees as the winds picked up in Wilmington, and floating docks bounced atop swells at Morehead City.
There were no noteworthy connections between myocardial infarction and dairy intake (HR 0.89, 95% CI 0.71-1.11; P=0.163). A new large study however, has now shown that full-fat dairy and dairy products may be more beneficial for the heart.
Utility officials have warned that widespread power outages are likely and that it could take weeks to restore electricity. The first tropical storm-force winds of at least 39 miles per hour (63 kph) were forecast to hit the coast on Thursday.
It features a 6.1 inch LED edge-to-edge LED screen with a resolution of 1792 by 828 pixels and a pixel density of 326 ppi. It shares similar qualities as the new iPhone Xs and Xs Max , but there's a reason why it's $250 cheaper than the Xs.
Since moving south, she has lived through many hurricanes but did not want to chance anything with Hurricane Florence. When Hurricane Matthew made landfall in 2014, Benson and her family stayed because it was only a Category 1 storm.
The US government accuses China of stealing intellectual property and forcing American companies to hand over valuable technology. China has tried without success to recruit Germany, France, South Korea and other governments as allies against Washington.
Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford has been told to join a club like Everton by ex-Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher. Incidentally, he has now played more minutes for England this season in two matches than he has for United in four.
'Life-threatening' Hurricane Florence lashing Carolinas
Despite its unpredictable path, it was forecast to make landfall near Cape Fear, North Carolina, at midday on Friday . At least 12,000 people had taken refuge in 126 emergency shelters, Cooper said, with more facilities being opened.
Green, Dalton hook up for 3 TDs to lead Bengals past Ravens
There certainly is potential, even though the Bengals have spent the past two games treading the line between winning and losing. Dixon did manage to score a rushing touchdown along with fellow Raven running backs, Alex Collins and Javorius Allen .
Apple might delay the release of the 6.1-inch 'iPhone Xr'
Accordingly, the 6.1-inch version among the new Apple smartphones will not be called iPhone XS Light, but iPhone XC. Additionally, a poster rumored to be from another top carrier, China Telecom, also points to dual-SIM iPhones.
California governor commits to 100 percent clean energy
The new bill mandates that least 60 percent of electricity will have to come from renewable energy, especially solar and wind. California ranked sixth among states in crude oil production in May, the latest data available from the U.S.
Facebook pumps of character recognition to mine memes
There are simply too many users and too many posts to lay content moderation exclusively on the shoulders of human workers. To handle the task, the company has now designed a very sophisticated artificial intelligence which is known as Rosetta.
This Squishy Deep-Sea Fish 'Melts' at the Ocean Surface
Part of the Liparidae family, these snailfish look distinct from other deep sea creatures , albeit they're no less unusual . The Atacama trench or Peru-Chile trench is about 6,000 km long and, in some points, exceeds 8,000 meters in depth.
Blasts near girls' schools in Afghanistan kill teen
Protesters from the Nangarhar province's Achin district had gathered to call for the removal of a local police commander. Afghan policemen arrive at the site of a suicide bomb attack in Kabul , Afghanistan on August 15, 2018.
NOAA Hurricane Hunters fly over Florence
Wednesday, Florence was 435 miles from Wilmington, N.C., moving northwest at 16 mph, according to the National Hurricane Center . A man runs past a mandatory evacuation sign before Hurricane Florence comes ashore in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina.
Carolina Braces for Florence Storm Surge
By early evening, almost 70,000 residents were without electricity, according to North Carolina Emergency Management. Zookeepers and veterinarians resolved to hunker down with the creatures and see them through the storm.