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Storm preparation: Important information to know before Florence

Source: Raycom Media Source: Raycom Media

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – State and local officials had one message for residents ahead of Hurricane Florence – you need to leave.

Gov. Henry McMaster issued a mandatory evacuation for all three coastal zones. That evacuation began on Tuesday. Residents were urged to leave Wednesday afternoon if they hadn’t already.

Click here for information on the evacuation zones and routes, along with an interactive map.

There are number of resources available to assist those both before and after the storm:

There are also a number of government agencies who are taking to social media to provide important information ahead of the storm.

Download the First Alert Weather App to keep up with the latest information on Hurricane Florence. 

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