Brace for impact

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McMaster: ‘A very deadly game of chess’

By Greg Summers and Mark Manicone

Lancaster County expects tropical-storm-force gusts to arrive here about noon Thursday as Hurricane Florence nears a devastating landfall on the Carolinas coast, but that forecast could worsen if the storm’s track shifts even slightly southward.
Wind is expected to be the main culprit here, as rainfall in the county from Thursday through Monday is expected to total just 2 to 4 inches.
All of that depends on the massive, 500-mile-wide Category 4 storm staying on its current path. It is expected to make landfall about 2 a.m. Friday.

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