Tropical Storm Fay resembles a houseguest after a prolonged visit -- everyone is sick of her and wants her outta there.

The storm barely moved since taking up a stationary position on Wednesday off Florida's East Coast near Melbourne, dumping record amounts of rain on the already soaked state, according to the National Hurricane Center.

The storm was expected to make its third landfall in Florida on Thursday, this time near the Jacksonville-Daytona Beach area and then crawl slowly across the state toward the Florida Panhandle and southeastern Alabama by late Friday.

Fay's deluge has flooded thousands of homes, forcing emergency officials to ferry stranded residents to safety on air boats.

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