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What’s Happening: Florence by the Numbers

A major response is making its way through heavy rains and floodwaters to help people trapped or displaced by Florence’s onslaught. Storm winds might be dropping, but rivers are rising and the next few days could bring the most destructive round of flooding in North Carolina history. ​By the numbers Storm deaths: At least 11 people have died Heavy rains: Nearly 31 inches (79 centimeters) of rain was reported in Swansboro, on the North Carolina coast In the dark: More than...

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