1 Million Ordered to Evacuate South Carolina Coast: The Latest on Hurricane Florence

Sep 11, 2018, 10:44 AM

About 1 million people are under orders to evacuate the South Carolina coast as the fast-moving Hurricane Florence heads toward the United States.

"Further strengthening is anticipated and Florence is expected to be an extremely dangerous major hurricane through Thursday," the National Hurricane Center said Monday.

As Hurricane Florence grows in both size and strength, the Category 4 storm is expected to hit the mainland U.S.