Hurricane Florence is slamming into the East Coast, knocking out power in North Carolina, dropping torrential rains and inundating several areas with floodwater.
Here is a look at the dangerous storm by the numbers:
105 mph: Wilmington, North Carolina, was hit Friday morning by a 105 mph wind gust, the strongest wind in the city since 1958.
150: The number of people requesting rescue in flooded New Bern, North Carolina, where water levels reached 10 feet overnight.
30 inches: Preliminary reports show over 30 inches of rain in Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, according to the U.S Geological Survey. If confirmed by the National Weather Service, this number would set a new record.
455,000: The number of customers without power in North Carolina.
20,000 There are 20,000 evacuees staying at shelters across North Carolina.
11 feet: Storm surge may reach this point in parts of North Carolina.
40 inches: Rainfall could reach this point.