Scattered showers will continue through the weekend. Rainfall totals will be significantly less than previous days, but an additional 1 to 2 inches will be possible. Joaquin will stay offshore, limiting its impact on Eastern Carolina.
About 32 cents... That's about how much the average price of a gallon of gasoline in North Carolina has gone up in the past month.
Folks at AAA of the Carolinas say the average price in the state was
more than $2.23 a gallon at the end of last week. Last month, the average price was about a $1.91. A year ago, the average price was about $1.70.
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