Florida and Georgia have also called states of emergency for a storm that has pounded the Caribbean.
CHARLESTON, S.C. - South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley declared a state of emergency on Tuesday and ordered an evacuation of more than a million people in coastal areas starting Wednesday afternoon in anticipation of Hurricane Matthew.
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