Dupiln, Greene, Lenoir, Martin and Pitt counties will be under a freezing rain advisory from 4 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday. Beaufort, Craven, Jones and Washington counties will be under the advisory from 4 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Gas prices across North Carolina have dropped by an average of 12 cents per-gallon in the last month.
Some motorists say the drop is a surprise this close to the holidays. The average price for regular gas in Lenoir County ranged anywhere from $1.78 up to $1.88 per gallon.
The Web site northcarolinagasprices.com reports in the last 72 hours the cheapest gas is priced at $1.54 in Kings Mountain, North Carolina.