Remnants of Sally, Impacts of Hurricane Teddy to Cause Challenging Travel Conditions this Weekend

Post Date:09/18/2020 10:35 AM Portions of the Outer Banks—particularly Hatteras Island—will experience coastal flooding, high winds, storm surge, beach erosion and strong rip currents as the remnants of Sally pass over the area and the impacts from distant Hurricane Teddy are felt throughout the weekend. The National Weather Service at Newport/Morehead City reports that high […]

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Dare County Tropical Storm Isaias Bulletin #7 | August 4, 2020

Bulletin #7 Tuesday, August 4 11:30 a.m.  Unrestricted Access to Hatteras Island Effective at  2:00 p.m. Today (Tuesday, August 4) Initial Damage assessments have been completed for Hatteras Island and with limited impacts from the storm, there will be unrestricted access for residents and visitors beginning today, August 4 at 2:00 p.m. Sand and water […]

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Dare County Tropical Storm Isaias Bulletin #6 | August 4, 2020

Bulletin #6 Tuesday, August 4 10:00 a.m.  Initial Damage Assessments Underway; Announcement Regarding Reentry for Hatteras Island Anticipated Today (Tuesday)  Initial reports indicate that minimal damage occurred overnight as Isaias moved west of the Outer Banks. Scattered power outages are reported throughout the Outer Banks  due to downed trees along with soundside flooding in some […]

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Tropical Storm Isaias Bulletin #5 | August 3, 2020

Bulletin #5 Monday, August 3 5:30 p.m. Make Final Preparations Prior to Onset of Storm Conditions  Tropical storm force winds are expected to reach the Outer Banks this evening and bring ocean and soundside flooding along with a chance of tornadoes.  Now is the time to make final preparations. Secure all outdoor furnishings, trash cans […]

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Dare County Tropical Storm Isaias Bulletin #4 | August 3, 2020

Bulletin #4 Monday, August 3 12:00 p.m. Dare County Will Experience Impacts from Tropical Storm Isaias; Complete Preparations Now A Tropical Storm Warning and Storm Surge Warning are now in effect for Dare County until further notice. In addition, a Beach Hazards Statement has been issued and a High Surf Advisory will become effective early […]

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Dare County Tropical Storm Isaias Bulletin #3 | August 2, 2020

Bulletin #3 Sunday, August 2, 2020 4:15 p.m. Tropical Storm Watch Remains in Effect; Towns and County Provide Updated Information Regarding Services  As of 11 a.m. Sunday morning, a Tropical Storm Watch became effective for Dare County,  indicating that tropical storm conditions are possible through Tuesday. The local State of Emergency declaration remains in effect […]

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Dare County Tropical Storm Isaias Bulletin #2 | August 2, 2020

Bulletin #2 Sunday, August 2, 2020 10:00 a.m.  No Additional Protective Measures Ordered at This Time; Mandatory Evacuation for Hatteras Island Remains in Effect Local officials met Sunday morning to receive an update from the National Weather Service. Based on the current forecast, no additional protective measures are being implemented at this time. While an […]

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Dare County Hurricane Isaias Bulletin #1

Hurricane Isaias Bulletin #1 August 1, 2020 11:00 a.m. Local State of Emergency Issued For All Areas of Dare County; Evacuation for Hatteras Island Visitors Begins Saturday at Noon   Local officials met via video conference Saturday morning to receive a briefing from the National Weather Service and to coordinate actions necessary to ensure public safety […]

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Dare County Residents and Visitors Advised to Prepare and Stay Informed

Post Date:07/31/2020 11:21 AM Dare County Emergency Management continues to closely monitor Hurricane Isaias and is advising residents and visitors to begin implementing their hurricane preparedness plans. Local officials will confer on Saturday morning to determine whether protective measures are necessary to ensure public safety. Based on the current forecast, visitors scheduled to travel to the […]

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