Hurricane

Tears flow as Mexico Beach residents come home after Michael

Residents of hard-hit Mexico Beach are returning for the first time since Hurricane Michael to see homes devastated by wind and water and pieces of their lives scattered across the Florida sand.

In Florida, determining hurricane death toll proves elusive

In Florida, determining how many people were killed in Hurricane Michael's rampage is proving somewhat elusive

With direct hit, Hurricane Michael wrecked Tyndall Air Force Base

Nearly all the structures on the base sustained significant damage on Wednesday, the base said, impacted by Hurricane Michael’s Category 4 winds and, in some cases, its storm surge.

Searches intensify after body is found in Michael's wake

Search-and-rescue teams find body in Florida Panhandle town nearly wiped out by Hurricane Michael; authorities express little doubt death toll will rise as searchers continue their work

After Hurricane Michael, hard-hit communities begin picking up the pieces

People across the South who were hit by Michael's path have begun the long road to recovery after the storm tore through the region this week.

Official: Searchers find body in hurricane-stricken town

An official says a search-and-rescue team has found a body in Mexico Beach area, raising to 14 the death toll around the South from Michael

Man rushes to save sea life at marine lab after oxygen pumps fail during Hurricane Michael

Gulf Specimen Marine Lab is home to more than 200 species of sea life, just one reason why Cypress Rudloe, the lab’s executive director, rushed back to Panacea on Wednesday night to rescue them.

Tropical Storm Michael hits North Carolina with floods and outages as it moves up East Coast

The death toll has risen to six people in Michael's path. Hundreds of thousands are without power in Alabama, Georgia and Florida as the storm makes its way up the East Coast.

Michael weakens to tropical storm as it moves through Georgia

The Category 1 storm has brought a life-threatening storm surge and catastrophic winds to Florida, where one death has been reported. Now the hurricane tears through Georgia.

Famous for staying open during natural disasters, Waffle House closes 21 restaurants

Hurricane Michael is so bad, Waffle House - which never closes - actually closed some restaurants.

Watch Live: Hurricane Michael coverage from Panama City

Watch live from Panama City as Hurricane Michael comes ashore as a strong Category 4 storm.

Watch as Hurricane Michael comes ashore from live cams along the Florida coast

Surfline.com has set up live cameras along the Florida Coast. Watch as this monster hurricane comes ashore.

Hurricane Michael: FL county issues friendly trespass warning for weatherman Jim Cantore

A Florida sheriff’s office puts up a friendly trespass warning to keep storm-chasing weatherman away from their part of the state as Hurricane Michael approaches.

Viral Frying Pan Tower flag up for auction

As Hurricane Florence crept toward the North Carolina coast two weeks ago, internet users were glued to the Frying Pan Tower ocean cam watching the storm pummel an American flag with intense winds and rain.

A year after Maria hit Puerto Rico, one bakery works to serve the neighborhood

One bakery owner says a year after Maria hit Puerto Rico that you have to keep working, and do it with love.

LIVE: American flag at Frying Pan Tower survives storm

The storm crept towards the Carolina coast one week ago, and much of the impacts residents were bracing for could be seen on the camera.

Hurricane Florence leads to hospital wedding proposal

The hospital said the two have known each other for more than 20 years, but Hewett proposed this weekend in the hospital.

NC family thanks lineman by doing their laundry

Shannon Krueger and her daughters reached out to lineman in their area and offered to do their laundry.

Veteran plays with children at shelter after long day assisting in recovery efforts

Moose Mustafa, a resident of Pasco County, Florida, has been assisting with flood operations in Brunswick County this week.

Flood threat from Florence remains in Carolinas; storm moves north

Rivers in North and South Carolina have reached or will reach flood levels in coming days, possibly leading to more deaths caused by Florence.

Family members ID man killed in tornado

The moment the tornado tore the building’s roof off was captured on video. Debris swirled overhead as the twister moved through the area along Hull Street near between Genito and Courthouse roads.

Florence’s deluge raises death toll to 32

Historic and likely catastrophic flooding is expected, as dams and levees threaten to fail and rivers have not yet crested across the Carolinas.

VIDEOS: Tornadoes rip through Central Virginia

NBC12 viewers have sent numerous videos and photos as tornadoes ripped through Central Virginia on Monday afternoon.

Cajun Navy rescues hundreds in Carolinas

The Cajun Navy first emerged in 2005, in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, to rescue folks caught in the storm’s floodwaters.

Tractor trailer driving over SC highway as it collapses

It happened just north of Chesterfield on Highway 145 North near Jimmy Creek.

S. Carolina woman fled to Florida from Florence and was greeted with a stranger’s kindness

A woman fled Florence from Myrtle Beach, SC to Sarasota, FL, and a stranger bestowed an act of kindness in a parking lot.

Florence brings heavy rains, dangerous flooding even as it weakens

Officials say the biggest worry in coming days is the flooding of inland rivers across North and South Carolina and Virginia.

TS Florence death toll climbs to 11

Tropical Storm Florence is moving slowly inland and south, causing catastrophic flooding over North and South Carolina.

Florence now a tropical storm, leaves several dead, ‘catastrophic’ flood warnings in effect

Florence, now downgraded to a tropical storm, claimed fives lives in North Carolina as it pounds the region with destructive winds, life-threatening storm surge, dangerous surf, torrential rainfall, flooding and the potential for tornadoes.

‘FLORIDA MAN IS HERE!!!!!’: Flag-waving, head-banging man defies Florence

A Florida man defied hurricane-force winds in nothing but his skivvies, banging his head and waving the American flag to the Slayer song “Raining Blood."

Verizon Wireless offering free cell service to customers impacted by Hurricane Florence

According to a press release, the offer is available from Sept. 14 through Sept. 17 for postpaid and prepaid customers who reside in South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia and Virginia, and are in the direct path of the storm.

Hurricane Florence becomes Category 1; outer bands lash coast, catastrophic flooding expected

The impact of Florence will be widespread, with forecasters saying the biggest concerns are the hurricane's torrential rainfall, life-threatening storm surge and potential for flash flooding.

Trump rejects Puerto Rico hurricane death toll, blames Democrats

President Donald Trump is rejecting the official death toll from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, arguing without evidence that "3,000 people did not die" and calling it a move by Democrats to make him look bad.

Atlantic City casino to take in hurricane evacuees for free

An Atlantic City casino owner says he'll take in people fleeing the powerful hurricane due to strike the East Coast this week.

Hurricane Florence weakens to Category 2, still threatens millions of homes

The path of the storm affects homes of more than 5 million people, and more than 1 million have been ordered to evacuate. The storm is about 300 miles wide and will bring epic flooding.

Cajun Navy to deliver donations to Carolinas ahead of Hurricane Florence

The Baton Rouge Police Department, Behind the Line, and Back the Blue collected truckloads of donations for Texas during Hurricane Harvey and now, the leftovers are going to help others.

Watch Hurricane Florence come ashore on live cams along the East Coast

Watch the surf become increasingly dangerous from Surfline.com as Hurricane Florence barrels towards the Carolinas.

Strengthening Hurricane Florence eyes Carolinas, 1 million ordered to evacuate

Forecasters expect Hurricane Florence to make landfall in the Carolinas as a dangerous category 4 hurricane by early Friday morning.

With Florence approaching, a look back at other major hurricanes to hit the Carolinas

It’s rare for major hurricanes to hit the Carolinas. But with Florence headed that way, here’s a look back at how similar storms have impacted the states.

Florence strengthens to Category 4, takes aim at Carolinas

Florence explodes into potentially catastrophic Category 4 hurricane, closes in on North and South Carolina

The Latest: North Carolina campus in voluntary evacuation

University of North Carolina at Wilmington urges students to leave campus by Monday for a safer location with Florence still hundreds of miles away