A winter weather advisory has been issued for all of eastern Carolina except Carteret, Onslow, and Duplin counties through 4am Friday. Light freezing rain and sleet will be possible.
A family of five is homeless tonight after a fire destroyed their home.
It happened at 2082 NC 118 east in Grifton.
Firefighters received the call around 12:30 Saturday afternoon of a mobile home fire.
Authorities say the two adults and three children were not home at the time of blaze, but the home is considered a complete loss.
Firefighters say the Red Cross is assisting the family with shelter.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.