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A man carries personal items through a flooded street caused by remnants of Hurricane Matthew on October 11, 2016 in Fair Bluff, North Carolina. Thousands of homes have been damaged in North Carolina as a result of the storm and many are still under threat of flooding.
A man carries personal items through a flooded street caused by remnants of Hurricane Matthew on October 11, 2016 in Fair Bluff, North Carolina. Thousands of homes have been damaged in North Carolina as a result of the storm and many are still under threat of flooding.

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Wind isn't the biggest worry during a hurricane

Wind caused only 8% of all hurricane-related deaths in the US from 1963 and 2012.

Wind isn't the biggest worry during a hurricane

Wind caused only 8% of all hurricane-related deaths in the US from 1963 and 2012.