Dare County Emergency Management advises residents and visitors to closely monitor the weather as portions of the Outer Banks are expected to experience severe weather later today, with coastal flooding, possible ocean overwash, beach erosion and hazardous marine conditions beginning Friday and lasting throughout the weekend. The severe weather could include thunderstorms, isolated tornadoes, damaging […]
Severe Weather Preparedness Week for North Carolina March 7-13, 2021 History teaches that a lack of awareness and preparation are common threads among all major weather disasters. Knowing your vulnerability and what actions you should take can save your life and others. During this preparedness week, we ask that you be a force of nature- […]
A strengthening low pressure system will bring multiple weather threats to the area tomorrow (Wednesday) and tomorrow night. Be sure you have multiple ways to receive warnings. Find the updated weather forecast and associated alerts at weather.gov/mhx.
The National Weather Service (NWS) Newport/Morehead office has issued its first briefing on Tropical Storm Isaias. We encourage you to continue monitoring the forecast at weather.gov/mhx. Possible early impacts include rip currents ahead of the storm. Please heed lifeguard warnings when visiting the beach. View the latest update from NWS here. For information about planning […]