Many curfews remain in effect as severe weather, flooding impacts area

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MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – A number of municipalities and counties across the Grand Strand remain under a curfew due to Tropical Storm Florence.

The city of Hartsville will issue a curfew beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday until 6 a.m. Monday due to hazardous conditions as a result of the increasing amounts of rain water.

Mullins is also enacting a curfew on Sunday. It will run from 2 p.m. to 7 a.m. Monday, according to a press release.

On Sunday, Marion city officials announced a curfew starting at 2 p.m. and going until 7 a.m. Monday. All businesses within the city Limits of Marion will be closed during this time.

Marion County, the Town of Nichols and the Town of Sellers has a curfew in effect from 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. each day until further notice.

A curfew for Darlington County will remain in effect from 7 p.m. Sunday to 6 a.m. Monday, according to information from officials.

The city of Conway will enact a curfew during Hurricane Florence, according to a press release. That curfew will be in place from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m., and will remain in place until further notice.

City Council chose to put the curfew in place to limit the number of people out on the roads in dangerous conditions. The decision was made in a special-called meeting on Wednesday, the release stated.

A curfew will go into effect Thursday night in Robeson County ahead of Hurricane Florence.

According to a post on the Robeson County Government's Facebook page, the curfew will begin at 8 p.m. Thursday and go from sunset to sunrise.

This curfew will remain active until further notice, the post stated.

Residents of Scotland County, N.C., will be under a curfew starting Thursday, according to a Facebook post from Sheriff Ralph Kersey.

The curfew will run from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. until the state of emergency has been lifted.

The city of Marion will be implementing a curfew within city limits from 8 p.m. Monday until 7 a.m. Tuesday.

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