Michael hit Florida with wind speeds of 155 miles per hour (250 kilometers per hour), placing it nearly into Category 5 scale, which starts at 157 mph.
First responders in Bay County were no longer able to respond to emergencies as of Wednesday morning and Florida Highway Patrol pulled troopers away from coastal areas, saying it was too unsafe for them to remain.
About 310,942 customers in the state were without power as of Wednesday evening, according to PowerOutage.us.
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"Going back through records to 1851 we can't find another Cat 4 in this area, so this is unfortunately a historical and incredibly risky and life-threatening situation", he said.
HurricaneMichael will also cause almost one million people to be without power, not just on the coast but inland as well in Alabama, Florida, and Georgia.
The St Marks River overflows into the city of St Marks, Florida, ahead of Hurricane Michael.
The hurricane, one of the most powerful hurricanes ever to strike the USA mainland, left at least two people dead.
The National Weather Service issued multiple tornado warnings in Georgia as the hurricane pushed through the state, and local media report tornadoes had touched down near Roberta, Perry and Fort Valley in Central Georgia.
"If there's others that are still in those areas or maybe people in Richmond that have loved ones that are in those areas and can still get out safely - we urge them to do so because it's not worth risking your life", he said.
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States of emergency have been declared in Florida, Alabama, Georgia and once again, North Carolina.
Ken Graham, director of the Miami-based National Hurricane Center, said Michael is "unfortunately, a historical and incredibly unsafe and life-threatening situation".
A day after the Category 4 monster blew ashore along the Panhandle with 155 miles per hour winds, the Coast Guard said it rescued at least 27 people, mostly from homes damaged along the Florida coastline, and searched for more victims.
Here, boats docked in Panama City, Fla., are seen in a pile of rubble after Michael passed through the downtown area on Wednesday.
As the Category 4 storm's center crossed nearby, Mulligan said, the concrete building shook and vibrated against sustained winds around 155 miles per hour.
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Latest report shows Michael carrying 75 miles per hour max sustained winds with wind gusts exceeding 100 miles per hour . The Florida Panhandle is on alert as Tropical Storm Michael works its way to the northern part of the Sunshine State.
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