Pres. Trump to visit Florida, Georgia; search ongoing for missing

This satellite image taken on Friday shows part of Mexico Beach after the storm swept through

This satellite image taken on Friday shows part of Mexico Beach after the storm swept through

At heavily damaged Tyndall Air Force Base, damage to buildings was readily visible.

Trump narrowly won Florida over Democrat Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election, boosted by strong voter turnout in the Panhandle. Scott shadowed Trump throughout Monday's visit.

41NBC's Tucker Sargent reports an increased law enforcement presence on Highway 247 ahead of the president's arrival.

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump have arrived in Florida to survey damage in the state as well in Georgia from Hurricane Michael.

The president initially saw uprooted trees and houses with blue tarps covering damaged roofs after taking off from Eglin Air Force Base by helicopter.

The Florida Panhandle took a direct hit from Hurricane Michael, which ravaged the coastline last week with powerful 155 miles per hour winds.

Mexico Beach is a tiny town that was almost swept away by the storm; the president's helicopter route on Monday took him over the debris-filled scene, which included thousands of uprooted trees, a toppled-over water tower and homes torn loose from their foundations. In some cases, only the foundations were left standing. A water tower lay on its side, a parking lot had 18-wheel trucks scattered about like children's toys, and roads leading into town were lined with cars and trucks carrying U-Haul trailers.

They then distributed bottles of water at an aid center in Lynn Haven, a city of about 18,500 people near Panama City in northwestern Florida.

The president said someone described Hurricane Michael to him as being "like a very wide, extremely wide, tornado". The view on the drive toward Panama City included houses smashed by trees, bent billboards and a demolished trailer park.

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Meanwhile, with power poles and lines down everywhere, power crews were hard at work trying to fix the damage.

"These are massive trees, that have been just ripped out of the earth", Trump told reporters.

Scott lauded Trump's response to the devastating storm.

"I did not know the force of nature could be this bad", Rollins said.

But in an interview with ABC News during her solo trip to Africa last week, Mrs Trump insisted the jacket was a statement that the criticism will not stop her from doing "what I feel is right".

President Trump flew to the Florida Panhandle Monday to see the devastation left by Hurricane Michael. People were also grappling with widespread cellphone outages.

Amid the devastation caused by hurricane Michael, rescue operations in the southeastern U.S. have focused on Mexico Beach and Panama City, two Florida towns that were almost flattened and that could raise the death toll from the storm, which has taken at least 17 lives. "Some of them have no trace of a home.so our big thing is feeding, water and safety". Fellow Republican and Florida Gov. Rick Scott is running for the Senate, partly at Trump's urging, and is in a close contest against Democratic incumbent Bill Nelson just weeks before Election Day. "I've called them. I've called every hospital", Garone Behnke said Monday as she stopped to read a text from the fire chief in Mexico Beach.

The number of dead was expected to rise, but authorities scrapped plans for setting up a temporary morgue, indicating they had yet to see signs of mass casualties from the most powerful hurricane to hit the continental U.S.in almost 50 years.

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