Stay informed about the Tropical Weather Outlook

Are you ready for the peak of hurricane season?

Even when storms stay well off-shore we can feel the effects on the beach. Rip currents, large shore-break, and rough surf are all possible. Check with lifeguards about conditions or text “Join OBXBeachConditions” to 30890 to get info via text.

Make sure you know where to find forecasts and storm info. Our local forecast office is US National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC.

1. As always, there are NO shelters in Dare County.

2. If you haven’t made your evacuation plan or stocked your kit, there’s no time like the present.

3. For the 2020 hurricane season, add the following to your kit:
Face coverings
Hand sanitizer
Sanitizing wipes

Helpful websites for planning: