Nearly lost to a flood 17 years ago, a saturated North Carolina town struggles to survive

Nearly lost to a flood 17 years ago, a saturated North Carolina town struggles to survive

The Los Angeles Times

Hurricane Matthew is gone, but the disaster it unleashed will slowly unfold this week as rivers across eastern North Carolina rise to levels unseen since a similar deluge flooded thousands of homes and businesses during Hurricane Floyd in 1999.

Emergency planners are using models that can pinpoint...

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