"If it works, it's totally worth it," said Brittany Vidal, who lives in the Davis Shores neighborhood of St. Augustine, Florida.
The storm hit the Bahamas on Sunday afternoon, bringing with it strong winds, heavy rain and massive storm surges which left homes and businesses underwater.
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Severe thunderstorms will pose a risk to mid-Atlantic through to southern New England until Wednesday.
The state of Florida is only just recovering from the hottest June on record.
The Mississippi River is almost at flood stage already, and Barry is expected to bring a storm surge up to 5 feet this weekend, which could wreak havoc in the Crescent City.
Flood stages have already been breached
The longest stretch of flooding in nearly a century
One Twitter user commented that a dock was floating down Lake Wylie River
The river crested at its second highest level Sunday.
The vast Mississippi River—the second longest river in North America—swirls through a number of U.S. states and has been swelling in recent weeks. That may continue, experts say.
Flash flood warnings remain in place until Monday evening.
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"This is the heartbeat of America. We weren't going to sit back and do nothing."
Severe weather has battered several U.S. states in recent weeks.
Madison County, Illinois, has called on the National Guard to assist due to flooding levels not seen since 1993.
"The overall weather pattern that has been in place across the U.S. will continue early this week, which will bring more rounds of severe weather to the Plains," AccuWeather Meteorologist Brett Rathbun said.
Storm and flood warnings remain in place after days of deadly weather in the Plains and Midwest.
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An "atmospheric river" has been fueling the storm.
Many areas in the north of the state received several inches of rain.
"Anytime you have an event like this, you have animals that need to be kept safe."
The flood warnings are expected to end Saturday afternoon.
Recent heavy rain in Australia has washed sediment and harmful chemicals into rivers that flow into the sea where the reef is located.