13 October, 2018
Distribution centers have been set up outside retailers such as Wal-Mart and Publix because there is no way right now to let survivors know where they can get supplies. "The roads need to be clear so they can respond as needed without interference".
As thousands of National Guard troops, law enforcement officers and medical teams spread out, the governor pleaded with people in the devastated areas to stay away because of hazards such as fallen trees and power lines.
The county coroner identified the girl as 11-year-old Sarah Radney. "We've been through hurricanes but never where we were completely cut off like this".
As the storm picked up, Roy said he began to get nervous, checking in on his parents and children every hour and sometimes every 15 minutes.
The first confirmed fatality of the storm was recorded Wednesday. It was expected to emerge over the ocean Thursday night.
The youngest of four until her father remarried and had two more daughters, Sarah loved being around her big family and made everything more fun, Roy and Amber Radney said in phone interviews with The Associated Press on Thursday.
Charles Alexander, director of contingency operations for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, said there is no significant damage to dams or levees.
The storm is likely to fire up the debate over global warming.
Schools and state offices in the area are to remain shut this week.
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So far, Galway has escaped the brunt of Storm Callum - with no reported power outages or major obstructions on the road network. Storm Callum bringing periods of heavy rain during Friday and continuing into Saturday - particularly over south facing hills.
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Trump then asked and answered a series of questions with the responses "I don't remember" and "I don't know". "That's all I know". Imitating her, he said: "But I had one beer - that's the only thing I remember".
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"It looks like a tornado came through here", he said.
It could be weeks before power is restored to the most damaged parts of Florida, such as Panama City.
Laidlaw called the damage "catastrophic".
Michael is now pushing maximums sustained winds of 50 miles per hour and is moving at a speed of 21 miles per hour.
Long urged communities such as Mexico Beach, where many homes were obliterated by 12 to 14 feet (3.7 to 4.3 meters) of storm surge, to rebuild to withstand future storms. Flash flooding may continue meanwhile in the Carolinas and mid-Atlantic states. It was the most powerful hurricane to hit the continental U.S.in almost 50 years and at least one death was reported during its passage.
A tropical storm warning is now also in effect for Altamaha Sound, Georgia, to Duck, North Carolina, and Pamlico to Albemarle Sounds. County officials say they're not releasing names or other details yet while families are notified.
The storm has killed at least 11 people, mostly from trees falling onto houses. A driver in North Carolina was killed when a tree fell on his auto.
A day after the storm hit, Mexico Beach remained very hard to reach, with roads covered by fallen trees, power lines and other storm debris.
The third-most powerful hurricane to hit the USA mainland in recorded history left a wide path of destruction, destroying homes and shopping centres and felling trees that killed at least two people in Florida and Georgia.
Homes washed away by Hurricane Michael were shown in this aerial photo, today, in Mexico Beach, Fla.
More than 1.2 million homes and businesses were without power from Florida to Virginia on Thursday because of the storm.
The governors of North and SC urged residents to brace for heavy rain and storm-force winds as Michael plowed northward up the Atlantic seaboard.