Hurricane Florence

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Hurricane Florence
Category 4 major hurricane (SSHWS/NWS)
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Hurricane Florence near peak intensity sooth o Bermuda on September 11
FormedAugust 31, 2018 (August 31, 2018)
DissipatitSeptember 18, 2018 (September 18, 2018)
(Extratropical efter September 17)
Heichest winds1-meenit susteened: 150 mph (240 km/h)
Lawest pressur937 mbar (hPa); 27.67 inHg
Fatalities24 direct, 30 indirect
Damage$24.23 billion (2018 USD)
Areas affectedWast Africae, Cape Verde, Bermuda, East Coast o the Unitit States (especially the Carolinas), Atlantic Canadae
Pairt o the 2018 Atlantic hurricane saison

Hurricane Florence wis a pouerfu an lang-lived Cape Verde hurricane that caused extensive damage in the Carolinas in September 2018, primarily as a result o freshwatter fluidin.