A winter weather advisory is in effect until 7am on Saturday for Beaufort, Mainland Hyde, Martin, Outer Banks Dare, Tyrrell, Washington and western Dare County. The threats are black ice and slick roadways.
Military officials say the death of a marine assigned to the 2nd Marine Logistics Group, Second Marine Expeditionary Force, is currently under investigation. The marine died from a non-hostile gunshot wound in Iraq Friday. Military officials say the marines name will not be released until Department of Defense officials notify next of kin.