Hurricane Michael grows stronger on way to FloridaHurricane Michael grows stronger on way to Florida

Charlotte, North Carolina's largest city, was expecting as much as six inches of rain and wind gusts exceeding 30 miles per hour.Weather Channel forecaster Chris Dolce posted the footage, showing the Florida Panhandle city's structure's "completely gone" in the wake of the Category 4 hurricane.

Hurricane Michael Decimates Florida Panhandle, Kills at Least OneHurricane Michael Decimates Florida Panhandle, Kills at Least One

The devastating storm made landfall as a Category 4 hurricane near Panama City, Florida, around 1:15 p.m. Wednesday and is now cutting through the southern states.

Time to 'hunker down' as Category 4 Michael nearsTime to 'hunker down' as Category 4 Michael nears

The most powerful storm to ever hit the Florida panhandle will bring drenching rains and gusty winds to the tristate area as it barrels off the coast on Thursday.

Florida braces for lethal floods as hurricane nearsFlorida braces for lethal floods as hurricane nears

Hurricane Michael is expected to strengthen rapidly over the next 24 to 36 hours and will be "a risky major hurricane when it reaches the northeastern Gulf Coast on Wednesday", the National Hurricane Center says.

TD 14 upgraded to Tropical Storm MichaelTD 14 upgraded to Tropical Storm Michael

Either way, we'll likely experience a quick period of heavy rain somewhere along the Carolinas and perhaps some wind gusts between 40 to 45 miles per hour from late Wednesday into Thursday and perhaps even into Friday morning before Michael quickly moves off the North Carolina coast.

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