The Columbia SC animal shelter took in several dogs from Anson County, NC, due to flooding caused by Hurricane Florence. Some of those dogs are now being taken to Chattanooga, TN, to help relieve overcrowding at the Columbia shelter.
The National Weather Service tweeted that Hurricane Florence had already dumped over 15 inches of rain over Morehead City, North Carolina, by 2 p.m. Friday. Several videos by the NWS showed major flooding in the NC town.
South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster said to expect major flooding over the weekend as Tropical Storm Florence continues its track across the state. The storm is expected to dump 15-25 inches of rain across the Grand Strand and PeeDee areas.
The Pamlico River area of North Carolina experienced major flooding from Hurricane Florence on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018. Residents from Washington, Chocowinity, Pantego and Belhaven shared these videos on Facebook.