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.
The founder of the ski and snowboard team at East Carolina University says they've been compared to the Jamaican bobsled team. But whether a ski and snowboard team belongs in Eastern Carolina doesn't matter because the members of the team say their record speaks for itself.
This year the team placed second in men's snowboarding and third in women's snowboarding in a conference with eleven other schools. The club's founder Neil Morgan, says the group practices when they can, but attributes the team's success to many of the team member's experience with sports like surfing and skate boarding.