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Storms flood East Coast

Updated 7:50 AM ET, Wed October 7, 2015
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This aerial photo shows flooding around Aberdeen Country Club in Longs, South Carolina, on Tuesday, October 6. South Carolina experienced record rainfall amounts over the weekend, forcing hundreds of evacuations and rescues. Janet Blackmon Morgan/The Sun News via AP
A woman uses her boat to check on neighbors and see if they want to evacuate in Summerville, South Carolina, on Monday, October 5. Mic Smith/AP
Police officers carry a woman to dry land after she was rescued from her home in the St. Andrews area of Columbia, South Carolina, on October 5. Tim Dominick/The State/TNS via Getty Images
Neighbors and friends help clean up a home affected by flooding in Columbia on October 5. Sean Rayford/Getty Images
Five-month-old Jeremiah Odum, left, and his 2-year-old brother, Braxton Odum, nap on a cot in a high school gymnasium being used as a Red Cross shelter for flood evacuees in Rowesville, South Carolina, on October 5. Russ Bynum/AP
Rescue teams wait for an emergency vehicle in the Forest Acres neighborhood of Columbia on Monday, October 5. Sean Rayford/Getty Images
An oil sheen floats atop floodwater in a subdivision west of the Ashley River in Charleston, South Carolina, on October 5. Mic Smith/AP
A dog is cut off from its home in Florence, South Carolina, on October 5. Florence is about 85 miles east of the capital city, Columbia. Gerry Broome/AP
Hunter Baker drives his boat down a flooded East Black Creek Road to his home following heavy rains in Florence on October 5. Gerry Broome/AP
A man makes his way through floodwaters in the parking lot of The Citadel Beach Club on Isle of Palms, South Carolina, on October 5. Charleston and surrounding areas are still struggling with flooding, as are areas 100 miles inland. Mic Smith/AP
Members of Norfolk Fire-Rescue pull a man from his car in Norfolk, Virginia, on Sunday, October 4. Jason Hirschfeld/AP
David Linnen takes a yard rake to clear drains in front of the Winyah Apartments in Georgetown, South Carolina, on October 4. Mic Smith/AP
Charlene Stennis is escorted to safety after her son was rescued from a stranded vehicle during the heavy rains on October 4 in Columbia, South Carolina. Sean Rayford/Getty Images
The roof of a submerged vehicle peeks above the flood waters on October 4 in Columbia, South Carolina. Sean Rayford/Getty Images
Tripp Adams, 8, walks through flood waters in Georgetown, South Carolina, on October 4. Mic Smith/AP
A person walks through the flooded Market and Water streets in downtown Wilmington, North Carolina, on October 4. Harry Hamburg/AP
Neighbors watch employees with the city of Isle of Palms, South Carolina, cut a live oak tree that fell after heavy rain on October 4. Mic Smith/AP
A man watches as a vehicle tries to navigate flood waters in Florence, South Carolina, on October 4. Gerry Broome/AP
Two men row a boat on a flooded street in downtown Charleston, South Carolina, on October 4. MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images
Police block an entrance to Highway 17 in Charleston, South Carolina, on October 4. MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images
A man paddles up to a flooded store in Columbia, South Carolina, on October 4. Chuck Burton/AP
A firefighter walks down a flooded street in downtown Charleston, South Carolina, on October 4. MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images
A worker cleans a drain on a flooded street in downtown Charleston, South Carolina, on Saturday, October 3. MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
A utility worker examines the damage to a home Charlotte, North Carolina, on October 3. TODD SUMLIN/AP
A motorist turns back as floodwater rises in Harrisburg, North Carolina, on October 3. TODD SUMLIN/AP
A woman walks through One City Plaza in downtown Greenville, South Carolina, as rain and wind pound the area on October 3. Heidi Heilbrunn/AP
Bob Ashbaugh, from Pittsburgh, takes video of waves crashing over homes at risk from erosion during high tide in Isle of Palms, South Carolina, on October 3. Mic Smith/AP
Stuart Tait ties together wood after his house collapsed into an inlet on Grassy Sound during high tide on October 3 north of North Wildwood, New Jersey. Tim Hawk/AP
Will Cunningham, 14, rides his bike down Station 29 on Sullivan's Island, South Carolina, ahead of his paddling friend Patrick Kelly, 14, on October 3. Mic Smith/AP
Paul Banker paddles a kayak as his wife, Wink Banker, takes photos on a flooded street in Charleston, South Carolina, on October 3. Chuck Burton/AP
Up to 4 inches of rain could strike the waterfront between Georgia and New Jersey. Motorists deal with the conditions on Friday, October 2, in Seaside Heights, New Jersey. Van Tine Dennis/Sipa USA
Workers install a flood barrier at the entrance to the Market Pavilion Hotel in downtown Charleston, South Carolina, on Friday, October 2. Parts of the South Carolina coast braced for likely flooding. Chuck Burton/AP
Flooding engulfs a neighborhood in the Strathmere section of Upper Township, New Jersey, on October 2. Wayne Parry/AP
Sandbags surround a building in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia. Matthew Barakat/AP
A man closes a storefront on October 2 in Seaside Heights, New Jersey. Van Tine Dennis/Sipa USA
Floodwater rises along Central Avenue in Sea Isle City, New Jersey, on October 2. LORI M. NICHOLS/EJA/NJ Advance Media /Landov
Cars negotiate flooded streets on October 2 in Midland Beach on Staten Island, New York. BILL LYONS/Staten Island Advance /Landov