>> This storm will kill you.>> Florida Governor Rick Scott on Thursday, imploring residents to flee. As Hurricane Matthew strengthened to a Category Four storm on its way to the Sunshine State.>> Evacuate, evacuate, evacuate. Are you willing to take a chance to risk your life? Are you willing to take a gamble?
That's what you're doing.>> The Governor's warnings comes as businesses board up and shelters open their doors. President Obama, activating Federal Response Teams in Florida, as well as Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina, with all four states mobilizing their National Guards. Millions set to flee, buses ready to transport evacuees in South Carolina.
A mandatory evacuation ordered at the University of North Carolina camp is in Wilmington. A run on food, water, and fuel throughout the southeast. Matthew slamming into the Bahamas earlier Thursday. The worst Carribbean storm in nearly a decade, already whipping through Cuba and decimating Haiti. In all, leaving over 100 dead in its wake.
12 million people in the US now braced under hurricane watch, or warning