Severe drought conditions have spread to even more Eastern Carolina counties, that from the latest drought map out this morning.
Eighteen counties now fall under the designation, including Beaufort, Camden, Carteret, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Hyde, Jones, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell and Washington counties.
The rest of our area remains under moderate drought conditions.
Severe is in the middle range of the five levels of drought.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.