With a Category 4 hurricane rapidly approaching and weather officials issuing a hurricane warning for more than 300 miles of coastline, more than 1 million people faced a choice Tuesday: stay home and take their chances with the storm, or compete with heavy traffic to drive inland.

Hurricane Florence splits CNN anchor's microphone cord

Strong wind gusts from Hurricane Florence test CNN's John Berman and his crew during live coverage of the storm in North Carolina.

Hurricane Florence makes landfall in North Carolina

Hurricane Florence makes landfall as a Category 1 storm near Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, bringing heavy wind and rain.

Hurricane Florence floods North Carolina beach community

Crashing storm surge from Hurricane Florence has already flooded a neighborhood in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. In Carolina Beach, roads are more suite...

Florence survivor: The neighbors were yelling for help

Annazette Riley-Cromartie, who was rescued from Tropical Storm Florence, describes the harrowing scene leading up to her family's escape.

Hurricane Florence threatening North Carolina's Outer Banks

Thousands of people are fleeing the barrier islands off the North Carolina coast in preparation for Hurricane Florence. CBS News national corresponden...

Hurricane MARIA Devastates Humacao, Puerto Rico (2017)

iCyclone's Hurricane Maria Chase: Intense footage from the violent inner core of Category-4 Maria at ground zero: in Palmas Del Mar, near its landfall...