URGENT - Florence downgraded to tropical storm

(CNN) -- Florence, which made landfall Friday morning in North Carolina as a Category 1 hurricane, is now...

Posted: Sep 15, 2018 4:36 PM
Updated: Sep 15, 2018 4:36 PM

(CNN) -- Florence, which made landfall Friday morning in North Carolina as a Category 1 hurricane, is now a tropical storm with winds of 70 mph. Life-threatening storm surge will continue Friday night and catastrophic flooding is expected over portions of North and South Carolina through the weekend, the National Hurricane Center said.

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