A winter weather advisory has been issued for all of eastern Carolina except Carteret, Onslow, and Duplin counties from 6pm Thursday through 4am Friday. Light freezing rain and sleet will be possible.
Tropical Depression Jeanne has generated some heavy surf on the Outer Banks including some minor ocean overwash at high tide.
Dare County Emergency Management officials believe Jeanne's current track puts the storm too far to the North and West of the Outer Banks to pose any serious threat.
Vacationers who enjoyed the beach Monday say they may be forced indoors Tuesday.