Today's Hazards for the Outer Banks

Blog: Wind, Rain, and Flooding

We’re continuing to watch an offshore low that will bring some BIG impacts to the Outer Banks of North Carolina.  The low will continue to deepen as it moves NNE parallel to our coastline. During this time, it’s strengthening will lead to an increase in winds which heightens the Coastal Flood risk for the OBX.                                   Watching an Offshore Low   A Coastal Flood Warning will be in effect for the OBX until Monday afternoon. This means flooding is a big concern and is likely…leading to water covered roads. Also, structures in the surf zone could…