As Florence weakens, extreme danger from flooding & storm surges persists

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(KNOE) - Hurricane Florence has been downgraded to a Category 2 storm, but experts say there is still an extreme danger from the impact of storm surges and flooding.

In some places, the heights of storm surges are expected to be in the double digits. Rainfall is still expected to be extremely heavy. Take a look at the graphics below issued by weather prediction agencies.