Astronauts on International Space Station showcase power of Hurricane Florence in photos

Hurricane Florence from space

Florence is expected to strike North Carolina's coast on Friday, then drift southwest before moving inland on Saturday, according to Miami's National Hurricane Center (NHC).

Florence is now a powerful Category 3 storm with winds of 125mph, and is expected to strengthen before making landfall along the Carolina coast later this week.

A high-definition video camera outside the space station captured stark and sobering views of Hurricane Florence, a Category 4 storm.

Astronauts on the ISS captured, from the Earth's orbit, the Hurricane Florence as its ravaging the Atlantic Ocean as its heading towards the US Eastern Coast.

Millions of people in the USA are in the path of Hurricane Florence and are getting ready for a storm that it's believed to land on the continent on early Saturday morning.

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The International Space Station tweeted this video early Thursday, showing the powerful storm from space.

European Space Agency astronaut Alexander Gerst snapped some photos of his own to share on Twitter on Wednesday.

This image provided by NASA shows Hurricane Florence from the International Space Station on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.

Hurricane Florence is at the doorstep of North and SC, and she's not going away anytime soon.

The head of Duke Energy Corp.'s North Carolina operations says it could take weeks to restore electricity if the company's prediction that 1 million to 3 million of its 4 million customers lose power.

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