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.
A 26-year-old soldier from North Carolina has been killed in Iraq.
Military officials say Sergeant Courtney T. Johnson of Garner died Wednesday in Besmaya after insurgents attacked his unit.
Johnson died after suffering fatal wounds from indirect fire.