Photos collected by @WeatherNation meteorologist Dakota Smith show the devastation to North Carolina in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.

Surf City:

Topsail Beach:

West Onslow Beach:

Topsail Beach:

North Topsail Beach:

North Topsail Beach:

Emerald Isle:

Emerald Isle:

North Topsail Beach:

More here from NOAA:

And more here from Smith:

***

Tags: Florence