A Red Cross shelter in Carroll County was moved to a separate location out of fear of flash flooding. It is now at Hillsville Pentacostal Holiness Church, since the old location - the VFW building - is in a floodplain.
The American Red Cross has opened an emergency shelter at the Berglund Center in Roanoke due to the forecast of possible flash flooding in Southwest Virginia.
Jackie Grant with the American Red Cross talks about how to make a hurricane preparedness kit.
Hurricane Florence is quickly approaching Southwest Virginia, and the threat of flooding, downed trees and power lines are a major concern.