Hurricane Florence’s Surge Is Expected to Hit Homes That Already Cost the Government Millions: The storm is pummeling coastal towns that are battling rising sea levels and have been repeatedly bailed out by federal flood insurance

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ProPublica—The storm is pummeling coastal towns that are battling rising sea levels and have been repeatedly bailed out by federal flood insurance.

Hurricane Florence storm surge begins as flooding hits North Carolina. Storm surge waters were spotted damaging beachfront homes north of Wilmington, North Carolina in Topsail Beach on Thursday evening, the beginning of what could reach 11 feet of surges.