NEWS NOW: The latest on Florence as the dangerous hurricane barr - WECT TV6-WECT.com:News, weather & sports Wilmington, NC

Live video from WECT News is available on your computer, tablet and smartphone during all local newscasts. When WECT News is not airing a live newscast, you will see replays of the most recent newscasts. Internet Explorer users please note compatibility mode may disable display of the live player, disable compatibility mode if you do not see player.

NEWS NOW: The latest on Florence as the dangerous hurricane barrels to NC

On a special edition of News Now starting at 7:30 p.m., WECT's Brad Myers will have the latest on Hurricane Florence and Meteorologist Kelly McGlynn will stop by and explain the storm's latest track.(Source: WECT) On a special edition of News Now starting at 7:30 p.m., WECT's Brad Myers will have the latest on Hurricane Florence and Meteorologist Kelly McGlynn will stop by and explain the storm's latest track.(Source: WECT)
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

On a special edition of News Now starting at 7:30 p.m., WECT's Brad Myers will have the latest on Hurricane Florence and Meteorologist Kelly McGlynn will stop by and explain the storm's latest track.

>>Desktop users can see News Now at the top of this story. Mobile users can watch it here.<<

We'll also have the latest information from the National Hurricane Center's 8 p.m. advisory.

Colin Hackman will also join us to talk about how Florence is bringing out the best in people, especially one merchant in Carolina Beach.

Be sure to join us!

Copyright 2018 WECT. All rights reserved.

  • National, world weatherWeather and disaster coverageMore>>

  • Florence shows how storm coverage is politicized

    Florence shows how storm coverage is politicized

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:29 PM EDT2018-09-19 22:29:46 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-09-20 12:09:27 GMT
    Florence shows how politics has been drawn into coverage of major storms.More >>
    Florence shows how politics has been drawn into coverage of major storms.More >>
  • Women die in flooded van driven by South Carolina deputies

    Women die in flooded van driven by South Carolina deputies

    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:24 AM EDT2018-09-20 05:24:25 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:01 AM EDT2018-09-20 12:01:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Responders congregate Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 near where two people drowned Tuesday evening when they were trapped in a Horry County Sheriff transport van while crossing an overtopped bridge over the Little Pee Dee River on...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Responders congregate Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 near where two people drowned Tuesday evening when they were trapped in a Horry County Sheriff transport van while crossing an overtopped bridge over the Little Pee Dee River on...
    Officials say two women being transported to a mental health facility by deputies have drowned when they were trapped in the van as it was engulfed in rising South Carolina floodwaters.More >>
    Officials say two women being transported to a mental health facility by deputies have drowned when they were trapped in the van as it was engulfed in rising South Carolina floodwaters.More >>
  • The longest week: Carolinas worn out by Florence

    The longest week: Carolinas worn out by Florence

    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:29:52 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:01 AM EDT2018-09-20 12:01:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). Part of the Starlite Motel is washed away in the aftermath of flooding from Hurricane Florence in Spring Lake, N.C., Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018.(AP Photo/David Goldman). Part of the Starlite Motel is washed away in the aftermath of flooding from Hurricane Florence in Spring Lake, N.C., Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018.

    Frustration and sheer exhaustion are building as thousands of people wait to go home seven days after the storm, which is blamed for at least 37 deaths, began battering the coast.

    More >>

    Frustration and sheer exhaustion are building as thousands of people wait to go home seven days after the storm, which is blamed for at least 37 deaths, began battering the coast.

    More >>
  • East Coast braces for Hurricane FlorenceHurricane FlorenceMore>>

  • Florence shows how storm coverage is politicized

    Florence shows how storm coverage is politicized

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:29 PM EDT2018-09-19 22:29:46 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-09-20 12:09:27 GMT
    Florence shows how politics has been drawn into coverage of major storms.More >>
    Florence shows how politics has been drawn into coverage of major storms.More >>
  • Women die in flooded van driven by South Carolina deputies

    Women die in flooded van driven by South Carolina deputies

    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:24 AM EDT2018-09-20 05:24:25 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:01 AM EDT2018-09-20 12:01:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Responders congregate Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 near where two people drowned Tuesday evening when they were trapped in a Horry County Sheriff transport van while crossing an overtopped bridge over the Little Pee Dee River on...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Responders congregate Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 near where two people drowned Tuesday evening when they were trapped in a Horry County Sheriff transport van while crossing an overtopped bridge over the Little Pee Dee River on...
    Officials say two women being transported to a mental health facility by deputies have drowned when they were trapped in the van as it was engulfed in rising South Carolina floodwaters.More >>
    Officials say two women being transported to a mental health facility by deputies have drowned when they were trapped in the van as it was engulfed in rising South Carolina floodwaters.More >>
  • The longest week: Carolinas worn out by Florence

    The longest week: Carolinas worn out by Florence

    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:29:52 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:01 AM EDT2018-09-20 12:01:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). Part of the Starlite Motel is washed away in the aftermath of flooding from Hurricane Florence in Spring Lake, N.C., Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018.(AP Photo/David Goldman). Part of the Starlite Motel is washed away in the aftermath of flooding from Hurricane Florence in Spring Lake, N.C., Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018.

    Frustration and sheer exhaustion are building as thousands of people wait to go home seven days after the storm, which is blamed for at least 37 deaths, began battering the coast.

    More >>

    Frustration and sheer exhaustion are building as thousands of people wait to go home seven days after the storm, which is blamed for at least 37 deaths, began battering the coast.

    More >>
  • First Alert Weather NewsFirst Alert Weather NewsMore>>

  • breaking

    FIRST ALERT: Keeping an eye on the River Stages

    FIRST ALERT: Keeping an eye on the River Stages

    Thursday, September 20 2018 6:02 AM EDT2018-09-20 10:02:15 GMT

    Rainfall of one to two and locally three feet from Hurricane Florence will bring extensive, long-lasting, and in some cases record-setting river flooding across southeastern North Carolina.

    More >>

    Rainfall of one to two and locally three feet from Hurricane Florence will bring extensive, long-lasting, and in some cases record-setting river flooding across southeastern North Carolina.

    More >>
  • breaking

    First Alert Forecast: Dry skies for a while

    First Alert Forecast: Dry skies for a while

    Thursday, September 20 2018 5:56 AM EDT2018-09-20 09:56:39 GMT
    Nice recovery weather... Under a sunny or mostly sunny and dry sky, enjoy temperatures in the 80s and light breezes for Thursday afternoon. (Source: WECT)Nice recovery weather... Under a sunny or mostly sunny and dry sky, enjoy temperatures in the 80s and light breezes for Thursday afternoon. (Source: WECT)

    As Florence's floodwaters continue to flow across southeastern North Carolina, a high pressure system will protect the region from additional rainfall for a while.

    More >>

    As Florence's floodwaters continue to flow across southeastern North Carolina, a high pressure system will protect the region from additional rainfall for a while.

    More >>
  • NWS releases preliminary reports of wind gusts, rainfall during Florence

    NWS releases preliminary reports of wind gusts, rainfall during Florence

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-09-19 19:48:04 GMT
    As you begin to fix your home and remove trees, please be mindful of who you do business with. (Source: Russell Bothwell)As you begin to fix your home and remove trees, please be mindful of who you do business with. (Source: Russell Bothwell)
    As you begin to fix your home and remove trees, please be mindful of who you do business with. (Source: Russell Bothwell)As you begin to fix your home and remove trees, please be mindful of who you do business with. (Source: Russell Bothwell)

    Preliminary reports issued by the National Weather Service show wind gusts reached at least 105 mph at the Wilmington airport and ranged from 43 mph to 99 mph across the region. 

    More >>

    Preliminary reports issued by the National Weather Service show wind gusts reached at least 105 mph at the Wilmington airport and ranged from 43 mph to 99 mph across the region. 

    More >>
Powered by Frankly