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Snow Potential Shrinks; Coastal Flooding Threat Increases

The forecast for Eastern Carteret has taken a big turn since our story earlier. As of 4 pm, It is now more...

SNOW: Individual Forecasts for Beaufort, Down East, Merrimon as of 11 am Thursday

READ OUR UPDATED STORY - This information is outdated as of 4 pm Thursday. The National Weather Service has decreased the...

PHOTOS: Widespread Tidal Flooding Across Eastern Carteret Monday

We will update this story as more images are available. Send flood photos with the photographer's name and the date/time/location: [email protected]

Saturday 1 PM Update: Chance of Dorian Impacting Eastern NC as Hurricane Increases

Official forecasts for Category 4 Hurricane Dorian continue to look worse for Carteret County. The discussion below explores potential impacts in our...

UPDATED 10 AM Wednesday – Dorian: Shelters, Cancellations, Curfews & More

This article will be updated as new information comes to light. If you share on Facebook, you can go back to...

Winter Storm: Updates from Carteret County Officials, Schools

LATEST UPDATE 6:30 PM THURSDAY. This story will be updated through Friday morning as government agencies and the school system release new...

Hurricane, Surge Warnings Issued; Potential for Life-Threatening Flooding

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City (NWS-MHX) issued a Hurricane Warning at 11:10 am Wednesday, which means hurricane force winds are...

UPDATED: Severe Weather Will Hit Coastal Areas, Down East Hardest

Radar as of 4:40 pm Thursday, Feb. 6. The arrows indicate the direction the storm is moving in. (National Weather Service...

Beacon Bits: News Briefs for Tuesday, Sept. 17

Welcome to Beacon Bits, our tri-weekly news briefs delivery system. Every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday we'll bring you tasty morsels of...

County Officials Begin Preparations Ahead of Hurricane Dorian

Carteret County officials met Sunday morning to begin preparations ahead of Hurricane Dorian, which could impact our area as early as...

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