The facility in Manteo will be used as a headquarters during emergency situations or other large gatherings in the Outer Banks.
The severe weather was arriving on the anniversary of torrential rains and flooding that left 23 people dead in West Virginia last year.
Lawmakers in Washington still need to fill the top spot at one of the agencies that responds to devastating storms.
The third tropical storm of 2017, Cindy is expected to reach the northern Gulf Coast late Wednesday and rumble inland Thursday.
Tropical Storm Bret was expected to dump heavy rain over Venezuela’s east coast and the southeastern Caribbean.
The storm formed Monday afternoon and has max sustained winds of 40 mph.
Thursday marks the official start of the Atlantic hurricane season. This week, 10 On Your Side is helping you prepare for potential impact.
Officials say they have worked to develop new, tiered evacuation zones for residents.
Forecasters are predicting a 70 percent likelihood for 11 to 17 named storms — two of four of which could become major hurricanes.
Bare shelves in Hampton Roads are sure sign that a storm is coming and this year the NOAA is predicting above normal storm activity.
This week, 10 On Your Side is helping you prepare with storm predictions and what you need to have ready to protect your home and family whe…
NOAA’s 2017 outlook comes one week before the season begins.
Cooper is sounding the alarm after he said last week the state would receive just $6 million of the more than $900 million funds requested.
North Carolina officials met in Bertie County on Monday to talk about the progress of recovery efforts from Hurricane Matthew.
North Carolina will receive only $6.1 million from the Trump administration. That’s 99 percent less than the requested amount.