A winter storm warning is in effect today for Beaufort, Dare, mainland Hyde, Martin, Tyrrell and Washington counties. A winter storm advisory is in effect today for the rest of Eastern Carolina. The threats are snow, sleet and freezing rain.
The heavier showers will be left in the morning hours, but scattered rain will still be possible this afternoon. The rain will taper off quickly Saturday morning with leftover clouds and drizzle during the afternoon.
Temperatures will hover near 70° during the afternoon. Clearing skies will take place Saturday night as a cold front sweeps the moisture of the region. Skies will be partly sunny with highs in the upper 60s for Sunday.