NWS Briefing September 17, 2020

Please be sure to keep informed about upcoming weather and ocean conditions. The NWS Newport/Morehead City has released a briefing covering forecast effects from storms Sally and Teddy. Find the forecast at weather.gov/mhx/Tropical. The latest pdf briefings can be accessed directly at weather.gov/media/mhx/LatestBriefing.pdf. Stay tuned to the links above and the following social media outlets […]

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Coastal Flood and High Surf Watches in Effect Through Sunday

Coastal Flood and High Surf Watches in Effect Through Sunday Portions of N.C. Highway 12 could be closed for extended periods during high tide cycles over the next few days. Motorists should proceed with extreme caution this weekend and check road conditions before traveling. Post Date: 11/14/2019 4:35 PM   DareNC.com The National Weather Service in […]

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Tropical Storm Chris update

July 10, 10:00 a.m. Tropical Storm Chris continues to cause dangerous currents along our beaches. Red No Swimming flags are posted today in Duck due to the risk of strong rip and long-shore currents. Duck Surf Rescue lifeguards post these warnings for your safety. Text “Join OBXBeachConditions” to 30890 to sign up for text alerts […]

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Tropical Storm Chris Update

July 9, 2018 6:00 p.m. The storm is still offshore, but continues to cause dangerous surf and currents along our beaches.  Please follow posted warnings and lifeguard instructions for your safety. Text “Join OBXBeachConditions” to 30890 to sign up for text alerts from local Outer Banks Lifeguards on beach conditions. Stay tuned to our social […]

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Tropical Storm Chris update

July 8, 2018  7:00 p.m. Forecast conditions remain basically unchanged. Hazardous surf and ocean current conditions remain along the Outer Banks.  Please follow posted warnings and lifeguard instructions for your safety.

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TD #3 upgraded to tropical storm Chris

July 8, 2018 6:00 a.m. Tropical Depression #3 became Tropical Storm Chris this morning.  Chris is meandering off the coast and still expected to move away to the northeast over the next few days. NNE winds at 25-35 mph will keep water levels high and continue to create hazardous ocean conditions.  Please continue to monitor […]

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Coastal Storm Update- March 12, 2018

Dare County is now under a Coastal Flood, High Surf and Wind advisories. Winds from the north will pick up at 25-35 mph with gusts to 50 mph. Seas are forecast to reach 8 ft with some minor sound side flooding and ocean over wash possible. Winter weather is NOT expected on the Outer Banks […]

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Coastal Storm Update- March 11, 2018

The latest from the National Weather Service shows that winds will increase through Monday and peak that evening. Coastal flooding should coincide with the wind and peak Monday evening. Wind direction will be from the northeast to north through Monday evening changing into northwest by Tuesday morning. This storm is still predicted to move quickly […]

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